Systems furniture involving partitions are required to be reviewed by the AHJ.  Panels used in these systems, can impact the following code regulated items:

  • Means of egress clearances
  • Obstruct sightlines to exit signs
  • Obstruct smoke detectors
  • Obstruct sprinkler heads
  • Impede the accessible path of travel
  • Add electrical load to the building’s distribution system
  • Affect HVAC systems to function properly