By Don Christian; British Standards Institution
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It quickly became clear, that considerable work was needed to make this document useable. The work was undertaken by ISO TC/92, Fire safety and ISO published a multi-sectioned ISO/TR 13387: Parts 1 to 8 and the documents have generated considerable interest. European Standards (CEN) Since the publication of the British and international documents, interest has been generated at the European level. While all the early preparation for the subsequent documents was underway, CEN and the European Commission were content to await the outcome.
The amendment to Approved Document B ensures that construction products tested by the European harmonized fire test methods can be used in England and Wales as required under the Construction Products Directive. In practical terms this will tend to require increased performance for products tested to BS 476.
While all the early preparation for the subsequent documents was underway, CEN and the European Commission were content to await the outcome. Given that the Construction Products Directive (89/106/EEC) and the Essential Requirements both make direct reference to fire safety engineering, the Commission Services funded a feasibility study on the application of fire safety engineering principles in all of the Member States. Also, in preparation for beginning work at the European level, CEN TC/127, Fire safety in buildings, has formed a new Working Group to cover the issue.
A guide to fire safety engineering by Don Christian; British Standards Institution