Back9.22.5.1.(1)

ATTRIBUTION:

Functional Statement:

F01

To minimize the risk of accidental ignition.

Objective:

OS1.1

 

APPLICATION:

Noncombustible hearths for masonry fireplaces constructed on-site, in buildings to which Part 9 applies [see Sentence 1.3.3.3.(1) of Division A for application of Part 9].
This also applies to fireplaces in buildings to which Part 6 applies [see Sentence 1.3.3.2.(1) of Division A for application of Part 6], as stated in Sentence 6.2.1.5.(1).

INTENT:

To limit the probability that heat radiated from the fire chamber or burning embers expelled from the fire chamber will lead to the ignition of combustible building components in the vicinity of the fireplace opening, which could lead to harm to persons.

ATTRIBUTION:

Functional Statement:

F01

To minimize the risk of accidental ignition.

Objective:

OP1.1

 

APPLICATION:

Noncombustible hearths for masonry fireplaces constructed on-site, in buildings to which Part 9 applies [see Sentence 1.3.3.3.(1) of Division A for application of Part 9].
This also applies to fireplaces in buildings to which Part 6 applies [see Sentence 1.3.3.2.(1) of Division A for application of Part 6], as stated in Sentence 6.2.1.5.(1).

INTENT:

To limit the probability that heat radiated from the fire chamber or burning embers expelled from the fire chamber will lead to the ignition of combustible building components in the vicinity of the fireplace opening, which could lead to damage to the building.