Standard for Fire Doors and Other Opening Protectives
What is NFPA 80?
This standard regulates the installation and maintenance of assemblies and devices used to protect openings in walls, floors, and ceilings against the spread of fire and smoke within, into, or out of buildings.
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What does NFPA 80 address?
NFPA 80 addresses general requirements and provisions for care and maintenance of fire doors and other opening protectives., Opening protectives that are addressed include swinging doors, horizontally sliding doors, vertically sliding fire doors, rolling steel doors, fire shutters, service counter fire doors, hoistway doors for elevators and dumbwaiters, chute doors, access doors, fire windows, glass block assemblies, fire dampers, and fabric fire safety curtains.