A brief review on fire regulations for old highrise commercial buildings in Hong Kong

Ling Tim Wong, Wan Ki Chow, C.Y.E. Kwan

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Abstract

Fire safety regulations for old highrise commercial buildings in Hong Kong were briefly reviewed and compared with those required for new buildings. Key areas on the proposed improvement appeared in the government consultation paper were identified. A comparison with the fire regulations for highrise buildings in China Mainland was made.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)153-160
Number of pages8
JournalInternational journal on engineering performance-based fire codes
Volume2
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2000

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