Fire

Composite panels approved.(Product guide)

Recently published figures illustrate that whilst the number of commercial fires in the UK has decreased, the cost of claims is rising. With the ABI reporting an average of 2 million [pounds sterling] being paid out by insurers every day for fire claims, the need for fire resistant building materials in commercial premises is paramount.

Composite panels approved to LPS 1208 have a fire resistance capability of at least 30 minutes, and therefore satisfy the fire resistance requirements for compartmentation given in the LPC Design Guide for the Fire Protection of Buildings 2000. …

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