AUST – Essential Property Services advises that the Building Code of Australia (BCA) nominates the installation of fire doors in all classification of buildings, in various types of construction and within specific uses. Invariably fire doors are nominated as essential safety measures. The following illustration from BCA Illustrated depicts the use of a fire door in conjunction with a fire shutter to provide the necessary fire resistance level to achieve building compliance… (more)

Fire Safety Compliance: Essential Safety Measures

Refer to our Essential Safety Measures Identification Table for further information on individual essential safety measures nominated by private certifiers in building approvals.