Fire performance of external cladding systems: Draft revision of BS 8414 Parts 1 and 2
Objectives of the consultation
The draft standard BS 8414 was issued by the British Standard Institution to allow comments from interested parties. The standard was published in two parts:
- Part 1: Test method for non-loadbearing external cladding systems applied to the masonry face of a building; and
- Part 2: Test method for non-loadbearing external cladding systems fixed to and supported by a structural steel frame.
The consultation closed on 8 July 2019.
CIBSE submitted comments on the draft standard received from members to the British Standard Institution for their consideration prior to publication of the revised standard.