Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 81-73:2005

Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Particular applications to passenger lifts and goods passenger lifts - Part 73: Behaviour of lifts in event of fire

Status: Withdrawn · Replaced by: SS-EN 81-73:2016

Scope
This European Standard specifies the special provisions and safety rules to ensure the behaviour of lifts in the event of fire in a building, on the basis of a signal(s) from the fire alarm detection system to the lift(s) control system. It applies to new passenger lifts and goods passenger lifts. However, it may be used as a basis to improve the safety of existing passenger and goods passenger lifts. This standard gives various options for control of the lift in the event of a fire in a building. This standard does not apply to: -- lifts which remain in use in the event of fire e.g. firefighters’ lifts as defined in EN 81-72:2003; -- the use of lifts for the evacuation of a building and -- a fire in the well.

Subjects

Lifts, escalators


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Industriteknik

International title: Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Particular applications to passenger lifts and goods passenger lifts - Part 73: Behaviour of lifts in event of fire

Article no: STD-40386

Edition: 1

Approved: 8/1/2005

No of pages: 17

Replaced by: SS-EN 81-73:2016