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CHAPTER 7
FIRE AND SMOKE PROTECTION FEATURES


  • SECTION 701
    GENERAL

    701.1 Scope.
    The provisions of this chapter shall govern the materials, systems and assemblies used for structural fire resistance and fire-resistance-rated construction separation of adjacent spaces to safeguard against the spread of fire and smoke within a building and the spread of fire to or from buildings.

    701.2 Multiple use fire assemblies.
    Fire assemblies that serve multiple purposes in a building shall comply with all of the requirements that are applicable for each of the individual fire assemblies.

    SECTION 702
    DEFINITIONS

    702.1 Definitions.
    The following terms are defined in Chapter 2:

    ANNULAR SPACE.

    BUILDING ELEMENT.

    CEILING RADIATION DAMPER.

    COMBINATION FIRE/SMOKE DAMPER.

    DAMPER.

    DRAFTSTOP.

    F RATING.

    FIRE BARRIER.

    FIRE DAMPER.

    FIRE DOOR.

    FIRE DOOR ASSEMBLY.

    FIRE PARTITION.

    FIRE PROTECTION RATING.

    FIRE-RATED GLAZING.

    FIRE RESISTANCE.