- Jul 24, 2016
Good morning. I am living in a block with ten floors and we got only one fire extingisher. We had a small fire recently, not very importnat, but hen we realized that we may shall more than one fire extinsgisher. Could you please advice?.
Administrador: Juan López
Good morning. The Building Code says that every floor shall have one extingisher mínimum. One of them should be 15 meters from the exist. They shall be easy to take by any person in case of emergency.
You shall also take into considertaion the hight of the evacuation. For more than 50 meters, alarms and detection system is requested. If it is higher than 80m, an authomatic system is obliged. For hights above 80m, an emergencies lift is obliged. :
Also, it is oblige dto meet the signals rules with clear and fluorescents. Signs.