Fire Rated Door Is So Important

- Mar 04, 2019-

Fire doors are a popular topic among fire safety professionals and facility engineers, and for a good reason. They are complex devices with hundreds of moving parts and a well-thought out designs to help protect not only the occupants but the buildings structure from further fire damage.  However, with many parts that go into making a fire door work means there is a higher chance for parts to become deficient, and cause a fire door to be out of compliance with fire codes. To help guarantee that every part of a fire door will properly work during an emergency, NFPA 80 created a list of requirements for fire door inspections.