Last edited 15 Oct 2020

Firefighting lobby

Approved Document B2, ‘Fire safety: Buildings other than dwellinghouses’, requires that other than in blocks of flats, firefighting stairs and firefighting lifts should be approached through a firefighting lobby.

A firefighting lobby is:

A protected lobby that provides access from a firefighting stair to the accommodation area and to any associated firefighting lift.


Components of a firefighting shaft.jpg

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