Codes & Standards
FIRE PREVENTION WEEK – Designing with fire-rated glass
In honour of national Fire Prevention Week, we are re-posting archived content addressing issues around fire prevention on jobsites and fire-safe building designs. Don’t miss our special video presentation by JELD-WEN discussing fire-safe window and door designs dropping later this week. – ed.
“Designing with Fire Rated Glass” by SAFTI FIRST is a must-have for all design professionals. This program empowers you to choose the correct code compliant glazing product for every fire-rated application based on NBC and fire test requirements, as well as demonstrate how today’s advanced fire rated glazing systems can enhance a building’s overall design and performance like never before.
- Understand safety glazing requirements and how they apply to various fire rated glazing products;
- Identify the difference between fire protective vs. fire resistive glazing based on the code and performance requirements of the application, not the manufacturer’s product testing;
- Choose the correct and code approved fire rated glazing products based on NBC requirements and applications;
- Learn how today’s advanced fire rated glazing products can enhance a building’s overall design and performance.