Windows Plus Factsheet 1
New Fire Escape Window Regulations
How safe are your loved ones?
In the unfortunate event of a fire, you need to be able to exit your property
quickly and safely, all Windows Plus products meet with the latest fire
regulations to minimise the risk of injury to the occupants and facilitate
speedy entry for emergency services.
The new regulations of fire escape windows which is a minimum of a 0.34 opening
and a minimum of 450mm clear opening as stated in Part B 2002 is one of the
best best building regulations to come into force, saving lives and reducing
The important of using a FENSA registered company
Unfortunately most DIY and handymen are unaware of current regulations, and if
your windows are not fitted by a Fensa registered company you may stand to lose
more than you bargained for, (remember fire escape windows are to allow easy
access for firemen).
Putting lives before profit
Windows Plus is dedicated to the implementation of these new fire regulations on
all our window installations, we also offer free inspections on properties to
ensure they meet with current legislation for both fire and energy efficiency.
Call Windows Plus Rugby today for a FREE appraisal of your property
0800 389 5020
Each year 1000’s of homeowners are seriously injured by accidents involving tripping and
falling into glass doors, current regulations states that toughened safety
glass should be used to minimise the injury, especially in the elderly and the
young, where the majority of accidents occur, if your windows and doors were
installed over 8 years ago, they might not with meet current regulations.
For a FREE safety check
Call: 024 7623 0222