Review of fire regulations in the UK governing balconies in multi-storey flats.

The client wished to know what UK fire regulations and codes applied in England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland in order that likely building control queries might be dealt with. The prefabricated balconies were made of steel, aluminium, concrete and glass and were used in other countries to upgrade the aesthetic and add to usable floor space in local authority owned blocks of flats.

I made a review of the ADB re guidance and discovered that balconies were not explicitly ...

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