Fire Stairs Security: Building Code of Australia

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors advise that building owners and occupiers of multi-storey buildings (over 25m) often need to improve security of fire stairs.  Typically, this is achieved by simply fitting locks to the stair side of the fire door but this solution in fact is contrary to Building Code of Australia requirements of Clause D2.22. Additional security within the fire… Read more

Fire Stairs Security: Building Code of Australia

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors advise that building owners and occupiers of multi-storey buildings (over 25m) often need to improve security of fire stairs.  Typically, this is achieved by simply fitting locks to the stair side of the fire door but this solution in fact is contrary to Building Code of Australia requirements of Clause D2.22. Additional security within the fire… Read more

Security: Fire Stairs: Building Code of Australia (BCA)

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors advise that building owners and occupiers of multi-storey buildings (over 25m) often need to improve security of fire stairs.  Typically, this is achieved by simply fitting locks to the stair side of the fire stair door but this solution in fact is contrary to Building Code of Australia (BCA) requirements of Clause D2.22. Additional security within… Read more