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BS EN 50172:2004, BS 5266-8:2004

Emergency escape lighting systems

Status : Current   Published : December 2004

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What is BS EN 50172:2004, BS 5266-8:2004?

This dual numbered standard sets out the requirements for emergency lighting in buildings – such as office and multi-storey buildings that are open to the public. It looks at the illumination of escape routes and safety signs if the normal supply fails. These standards specify the minimum requirements of emergency lighting based on the size, type and usage of the relevant premises. They also apply to standby lighting used as emergency escape lighting and gives practical guidance to make it more effective in an emergency. 

How does it work?

This standard covers a variety of topics, including emergency escape lighting, the design of emergency lighting, as well as the required system records and log book. It also give best practice recommendation on the servicing and testing of emergency lighting systems.

Who should buy it?

  • Manufacturers of emergency lighting
  • Suppliers of emergency lighting and relative components
  • Inspectors
  • Health and safety officers
  • Fire safety officers

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Standard NumberBS EN 50172:2004, BS 5266-8:2004
TitleEmergency escape lighting systems
StatusCurrent
Publication Date20 December 2004
Cross ReferencesEN 81-1, EN 1838:1999, EN 13032, EN 50171, EN 50272-2, EN 60529, IEC 60529, EN 60598-2-22:1998, IEC 60598-2-22:1997, EN 62034, CENELEC HD 384, CENELEC HD 60364, ISO 8528-12
ReplacesBS 5266-1:1999
International RelationshipsEN 50172:2004
Amended ByAMD 16566
AMD 16566 is a Corrigendum to correct formatting errors at printing stage.
Draft Superseded By93/216721 DC
DescriptorsEmergency lighting, Escape lighting, Standby lighting, Buildings, Buildings open to the public, Office buildings, Business facilities, Multi-storey buildings, Safety measures, Lighting systems, Means of escape from fire in buildings, Fire safety in buildings, Fire-escape routes, Emergency electrical installations, Luminaires, Lighting equipment, Inspection, Maintenance
ICS13.200
29.120.99
91.160.10
Title in FrenchSystemes d'eclairage de securite
Title in GermanSicherheitsbeleuchtungsanlagen
CommitteeEL/1/1
ISBN0 580 45157 7
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages16
File Size874.1 KB
Price£116.00


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