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Fire Door Safety Check

Quarterly fire door safety and condition check: The two main benefits of fire rated doors are facilitating a quick evacuation of people and their belongings, and reducing the rate of fire damage to the premises.
Castell Howell Foods
05/23/2022

Fire Door Safety Check

28 steps
Quarterly fire door safety and condition check: The two main benefits of fire rated doors are facilitating a quick evacuation of people and their belongings, and reducing the rate of fire damage to the premises.
  • Is the door parallel and central within the frame?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Are there any signs of damage?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Is the frame secure?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Check signage for wear or damage

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Is the frame fully sealed?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Is the gap around the whole door between 3mm - 4mm or less?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Intumescent seals in place?

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Intumescent seals damaged?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Is there intumescent materials under the door?

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Intumescent seals around glass?

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Is the glass fire resistant? Please check for a kite mark present

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Good quality steel hinges?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Any signs of wear or damage to the hinges?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Does the door engage the latch?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Does the door close from any angle?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Is the door functioning without defect?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Is there an automatic door closure fitted?

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Check operation of lock/thumb lock if applicable

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Is the door closure fitted and functioning correctly?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Are there signs of damage/wear to the door closure?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Is there a hold open device fitted?

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • If there is a hold open device fitted, are there signs of damage/wear?

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Is the gap below the door less than 8mm?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Does the door touch the floor covering?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Any defects found during the check - please list the door number along side each defect found

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