Code national de prévention des incendies - Canada 2005

TypeBook
ISBN0-660-97026-0
EditionHuitième édition. Première impression
Physical description1 v. (various pagings) p.
SubjectCodes & guides
AbstractOver 300 technical changes have been incorporated in this new edition.The NFC sets out the technical provisions regulating: activities related to the construction, use or demolition of buildings and facilities the condition of specific elements of buildings and facilities the design or construction of specific elements of facilities related to certain hazards protection measures for the current or intended use of buildings. New information has been added to make the NFC 2005 clearer, easier to apply to existing buildings and facilities and more accommodating to innovation. It explains the objectives that the Code's provisions are intended to achieve and describes the functions that a building or facility must perform to fulfill these objectives. The NFC also has a new organizational layout that comprises three divisions: Divisions A, B and C. Division A includes the compliance options, the objectives and the functional statements. Division B contains the provisions — now referred to as "acceptable solutions" — relating to such issues as building and occupant fire safety, indoor and outdoor storage, flammable and combustible liquids, hazardous processes and operations, fire protection equipment, and fire emergency systems in high buildings. Division C contains administrative provisions. The NFC 2005 complements the National Building Code of Canada 2005, and both must be considered when constructing, renovating or maintaining buildings.
Publication date
PublisherConseil national de recherches du Canada. Commission canadienne des codes du bâtiment et de prévention des incendies
Linkhttp://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/fra/publications/centre_codes/2005_code_national_prevention_incendies.html
LanguageFrench
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteTranslation of "National Fire Code of Canada 2005"
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number47667F
17779
NPARC number20326638
Export citationExport as RIS
Report a correctionReport a correction
Record identifierb2000e0a-c519-4716-bd79-d70914aa6723
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-01-27
Bookmark and share
  • Share this page with Facebook (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Twitter (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Google+ (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Delicious (Opens in a new window)
Date modified: