Awareness of fire safety in old and new flatted residential buildings / Nor Azlina Zainal Abidin

Zainal Abidin, Nor Azlina (2007) Awareness of fire safety in old and new flatted residential buildings / Nor Azlina Zainal Abidin. Degree thesis, Universiti Teknologi MARA.


This dissertation is a research about 'Awareness of Fire Safety in Old and New Flatted Residential Buildings'. It is divided into two section; Fire Safety and Fire Risk Assessments (Regulation and Legislation) and The Behavioural Action of Occupants to the Fire Regulation. All buildings should have a formal plan which sets out the way fire safety is to be managed. This fire safety plan will detail the responsibilities for fire safety management, and the accountabilities of individual staff members. The plan will also detail in general terms the steps which are to be taken to prevent fires starting, as well as the procedures for responding to outbreaks of fire. Besides that, it is included the characteristics of fire and the regulations from Fire Authority. The installation of a fire safety system is dependent on the type of the building. This dissertation was carried out at Flat Sri Selangor 1, Kuala Lumpur and Flat PKNS, Seksyen 7, Shah Alam, Selangor. These buildings are old and new flatted residential buildings. This research, covers the awareness of fire safety among the occupants of these buildings.


Item Type: Thesis (Degree)
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Zainal Abidin, Nor Azlina
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Thesis advisor
Bill, Hamilton
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > Building inspection
T Technology > TH Building construction > Protection of buildings. Including protection from dampness, fire, burglary
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam > Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying
Programme: Bachelor of Building Surveying (Hons)
Keywords: Awareness, Fire safety, Flatted residential buildings
Date: 2007
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