|Document ID (ISN)||57122|
|Convention or series no.
||National Building Code of Canada 1990
||National Research Council of Canada, Associate Committee on the National Building Code, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 10th ed., 1990. xv, 423p. Illus. Index.
||This is a recommended model code for adoption by appropriate authorities. It is essentially a minimum set of regulations thought to be necessary for public health, fire safety, and structural sufficiency. It establishes a standard of safety for building construction, including extensions or alterations, the evaluation of buildings undergoing a change of occupancy, and upgrading of buildings to remove hazards. The Code is composed of the following parts: scope and definitions; general requirements; use and occupancy; structural design; wind, water and vapour protection; heating, ventilating and air conditioning; plumbing services; safety measures at construction and demolition sites; housing and small buildings.
||Canada; fire hazards; fire protection; construction work; building industry; buildings
||protection against natural phenomena; construction sites; demolition; ventilation; air conditioning; safety by design; heating; plumbing; law; standard; cooling
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Canada|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport
||Construction industry and civil engineering