labels code

Date:Nov 12, 2018

It is not unusual that after major construction projects, renovations, or after safety assessment that what were once fire-rated doors on fire or smoke barriers and now simply fire-rated doors. The fire codes require a labeled fire-rated door, regardless of whether it is on a fire or smoke barrier, to be maintained and inspected as a fire-rated door. This can generate undue expense and investment when the door’s function in case of fire has changed.

Previous: fire rated door features

Next: Fire test methods