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Last edited 28 Feb 2021
Approved document B, Fire Safety, Volume 2, Buildings other than dwellinghouses (2019 edition), defines a platform floor (also called an access floor or raised floor): 'A floor that is supported by a structural floor, but with an intervening cavity to house services.'
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