Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 81-70:2018

Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lift - Part 70: Accessibility to lifts for persons including persons with disability

Status: Valid

Scope
This European Standard specifies the minimum requirements for the safe and independent access and use of lifts by a wide range of persons, including persons with disabilities. It is applicable to new passenger and goods passenger lifts according to EN 81-20. For other types of lifts, e.g. inclined lifts according to EN 81 22, this standard can usefully be taken as a basis. NOTE 1 For guidance on solutions for increased accessibility and usability see Annex D. NOTE 2 For the upgrading of accessibility of existing lifts in line with the recommendation of the European Commission dated 8th of June, 1995 (95/216/EC) concerning improvements to safety of existing lifts, see EN 81-82.

Subjects

Lifts, escalators Lifts


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS

International title: Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lift - Part 70: Accessibility to lifts for persons including persons with disability

Article no: STD-80004210

Edition: 2

Approved: 5/22/2018

No of pages: 40

Also available in: SS-EN 81-70:2018

Replaces: SS-EN 81-70 , SS-EN 81-70/A1:2005 , SS-EN 81-70 , SS-EN 81-70/A1:2005