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FIRE PREVENTION WEEK – Designing with fire-rated glass

October 5, 2021  By Safti-First

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.

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“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.

Learning Objectives:

  • 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.

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