Fire Rated Door, Why Important?

- Mar 05, 2019-

Fire safety has always been a topic to be taken seriously, even more so after the Grenfell Tower tragedy where it has become a widespread topic of awareness and discussion within all industries.

Fire safety should be tackled by a multi strategy approach consisting of:

  • Prevention

  • Communication

  • Escape

  • Containment

  • Extinguish

Fire doors fall into a number of these categories as they:

Are a vital component to contain a fire in the compartment in which it starts;

Protect escape routes from fire which may spread from adjacent rooms.