Understanding Fire Protection Terms – Classification without further testing (CWFT)

fire protection terms
fire protection terms

Understanding Fire Protection Terms – Classification without further testing (CWFT)

Date Published

14 February 2023

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TDUK
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Summary

There are four recognised stages in the development of any fire: Ignition, Spread and Growth, Flash point into a fully developed fire and Eventual Decay.

Key Information

In some cases, it is possible to classify untreated wood-based products without further testing as long as these products meet the requirements set out in the relevant harmonised technical specification.