BS 5588-5:2004 - Fire precautions in the design, construction and use of buildings Access and facilities for fire-fighting – BSI British Standards
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BS 5588-5:2004

Fire precautions in the design, construction and use of buildings Access and facilities for fire-fighting

Status : Superseded, Withdrawn   Published : November 2004 Replaced By : BS 9999:2008

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Fire precautions in the design, construction and use of buildings - Part 5: Access and facilities for fire-fighting

Executive summary

Recommendations and guidance on access and facilities for fire-fighting in buildings.

Abstract

This part of BS 5588 provides recommendations and guidance on access and facilities for fire-fighting in buildings.

The principal changes included in this edition of the standard include:

a) new recommendations for vehicle access, water supplies, fire control centre, drawings for fire service use and smoke control;

b) removal of all recommendations relating to fire-fighting lifts that are now covered in BS EN 81-72;

c) updating of recommendations to reflect new regulations and changes in practice since the previous edition.

This British Standard is not applicable to buildings under construction.

History and related standards

This British Standard supersedes BS 5588-5:1991, which is withdrawn.

This standard includes the following cross references:

BS 3251, BS 5266-1, BS 5306-1, BS 5306-2, BS 5395-1, BS 5499-1,

BS 5588-4:1998, BS 5839-1, BS 5839-3, BS 5839-9, BS 6387:1994, BS 7671,

BS 7846:2000, BS EN 81-1:1998, BS EN 81-2:1998, BS EN 81-72:2003,

BS EN 1155, BS EN 12845.




Standard NumberBS 5588-5:2004
TitleFire precautions in the design, construction and use of buildings Access and facilities for fire-fighting
StatusSuperseded, Withdrawn
Publication Date26 November 2004
Withdrawn Date01 April 2009
Cross ReferencesBS 3251, BS 5266-1, BS 5306-1, BS 5306-2, BS 5395-1, BS 5499-1, BS 5588-4:1998, BS 5839-1, BS 5839-3, BS 5839-9, BS 6387:1994, BS 7671, BS 7846:2000, BS EN 81-1:1998, BS EN 81-2:1998, BS EN 81-72:2003, BS EN 1155, BS EN 12845, BS 476, BS 5588-1, BS 5588-12:2004, BS 7346-6, BS EN 1363-1:1999, BS EN 12101-3:2002, BS EN ISO 13943:2000, prEN 81-71:2002
Replaced ByBS 9999:2008
ReplacesBS 5588-5:1991
Draft Superseded By01/540751 DC
DescriptorsFire safety in buildings, Fire safety, Buildings, Design, Safety measures, Fire-escape routes, Fire spread prevention, Emergency exits, Firefighting equipment, Ventilation, Fire risks, Fire doors, Fire detectors, Fire alarms, Smoke, Smoke detectors, Fire resistance, Construction systems parts, Structural fire protection
ICS13.220.01
91.040.01
CommitteeFSH/14
ISBN0 580 43804 X
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages48
File Size922.1 KB
Price£192.00


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