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WHAT IS REFUGE AREA IN HIGH RISE BUILDING?

WHAT IS REFUGE AREA IN HIGH RISE BUILDING?

Area where people can take shelter in case of a fire. Many Builders are known to sell these areas to buyers who then illegally utilize them as part of their apartments. It may be commercial or residential,the buildings with the height of nine floors in Mumbai city shall be categorized under high rise buildings. The buildings which fall under high rise category shall have to follow certain building norms and fire safety regulations. Also, the Terrace Floor of the building will be considered as “Refuge Area” Continue reading