Building regulations compliance and fire safety in Cardiff, Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil, Swansea and South Wales

Fire safety regulations must be adhered to when designing new buildings. The relevant legislation can be found in the Building Regulations and Approved Document B and Building Regulations and Approved Document B1-B5 for work undertaken in England and Wales.

The main aspects covered by the legislation includes:

  • Requirement B1 – Means of warning and escape

  • Requirement B2 – Internal Fire Spread (linings)

  • Requirement B3 – Internal Fire Spread (Structure)

  • Requirement B4 – External Fire Spread

  • Requirement B5 – Access and Facilities for the Fire Service

The Fire Practice can provide expert advice on all aspects of fire safety and compliance with the above legislation. If you are looking for practical assistance in ensuring your next project conforms with the current legislation please contact us today.