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Fire Code Essay

2349 words - 10 pages

Fire Code of the Philippines

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Minimum exit door width.
Minimum floor to ceiling height.
Maximum stair rise height for a class A stair.
Maximum height between landings for class A stair.
Minimum headroom for class A & B stairs.
Unit area per person for waiting areas or standing rooms.
Number of exits for place of assembly for 1000 occupants
Travel distance to an exit without fire sprinkler system.
Travel distance to an exit with fire sprinkler system.
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Maximum rise of fire escape stair for existing stairs.
Maximum height between landings for a fire escape stair for existing stairs.
Minimum headroom clearance for a fire escape stair for existing stairs.
Minimum headroom clearance for a fire escape stair for small buildings.
Number of exits for place of assembly for 600-1000 occupants.
Maximum occupant load for a class C public assembly.
Minimum number of exit for an Institutional type of structure.
Maximum travel distance between room door intended as exit access and exit with
sprinkler system for institutional use.
Maximum travel distance from the door of any room to exit for hotels with sprinkler.
Maximum travel distance from the main entrance door to exit for apartments with sprinkler.
Minimum increase in width for an aisle per linear meter.
Minimum width of an aisle serving an occupant of 60 or more serving one side for a
public assembly building.
Minimum width of an aisle serving an occupant of 60 or more serving two sides for a
public assembly building.
Minimum width of an aisle serving an occupant of below 60 for a public assembly building.
Minimum width of an aisle for an educational use building.
Minimum width of an aisle for hospitals or nursing homes.
Minimum width of an aisle for custodial care institutions.
Minimum width of an aisle for business use structure.
Minimum width of an aisle for an industrial building.
Occupant load per person for laboratories.
Jails are classified under what classification of occupancy.
Courtrooms with an occupant load of more than 100 are classified under what
classification of occupancy.
Armories with an occupant load of more than 100 are classified under what classification

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of occupancy
Libraries are classified under what classification of occupancy.
Rooms where baled, bundled or piled materials segregated into desired sizes or groups.
Buildings or structures 15 meters or more in height.
Buildings or structures used for the storage of explosives, shells, projectile, etc.
An air compartment or chamber to which 1 or more ducts are connected and which form
part of an air distribution system.
A kind of stable explosive compound which explodes by percussion.
Descriptive of any substance that...

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