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ASFPI releases new fire-stopping installation guidance video

The Association for Specialist Fire Protection Ireland (ASFPI) has released a new guidance video, the ninth in its extensive video library.

The new video provides guidance on The correct specification and installation of fire-stopping. It describes the vital role of compartmentation in limiting the spread of fire and smoke within buildings and explains why any breaches in compartment walls and floors for service openings must be appropriately sealed, or ‘fire-stopped’, to ensure their continued performance…Read More

Available for free viewing  in the ASFP Video library,  the video warns that inappropriate selection and or badly installed fire-stopping systems can significantly increase the risk to life safety and damage to the fabric of the building. It also highlights the importance of ensuring that the product to be used has been tested or certificated for the specific use intended….Click here to watch the video