1. Scope 1.1 The purpose of this specification is to establish requirements for the Special Inspection of Fire Stop Systems in conformance with the general requirements of the International Building Code (IBC), including methods for field verification and inspection, as reflected in the project documents. 1.2 This standard addresses all types of fire stops installed through or into fire resistive assemblies. 1.3 This standard provides requirements so a qualified inspector can verify that all required Fire Stop Systems on a project have been installed and that their installations are in accordance with the project documents. 1.4 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. 1.6 The text of this standard references notes and footnotes that provide explanatory material. These notes and footnotes (excluding those in tables and figures) shall not be considered as requirements of the standard.
To be adopted by all Building Officials
Special Inspection, Fire Stop Systems
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.
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