There is still significant confusion among fire door manufacturers regarding UKCA marking, as the situation is not as straightforward as it is for other construction products. Peter Barker, Technical Manager, Warringtonfire, explains the current regulatory and legislative landscape.

Contents:

  • UKCA marking
  • Designated standards
  • Fire-resisting and smoke control doorsets
  • British Standard test evidence
  • Building Safety Bill
  • National third-party certification schemes
  • Conclusion

This article was originally written for the BM TRADA Timber Industry Yearbook 2022.

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