BS EN 54-1:2011 Fire detection and fire alarm systems. Introduction

BS EN 54-1:2011

Fire detection and fire alarm systems. Introduction

Status : Current, Work in hand   Published : July 2011



BS EN 54-1:2011 Fire detection and fire alarm systems. Introduction

This part of BS EN 54 defines the terms and definitions that are used throughout BS EN 54. It gives the principles on which each part of the standard has been based and describes the functions carried out by the components of a fire detection and fire alarm system.

BS EN 54-1 applies to fire detection and fire alarm systems in and around buildings.

This European Standard does not apply to smoke alarm devices which are covered by EN 14604.

Contents for BS EN 54-1:2011 includes:

  • Scope
  • General
  • Standardization series
  • General principles
  • Terms, definitions and abbreviations
  • Terms and definitions
  • Abbreviations
  • Functions
  • Compliance

This British Standard is the UK implementation of EN 54-1:2011. It supersedes BS EN 54-1:1996 which is withdrawn.

Standard NumberBS EN 54-1:2011
TitleFire detection and fire alarm systems. Introduction
StatusCurrent, Work in hand
Publication Date31 July 2011
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS EN 54-1:1996
International RelationshipsEN 54-1:2011
Draft Superseded By08/30176616 DC
DescriptorsFire detectors, Fire safety in buildings, Automatic, Automatic control systems, Fire safety, Fire alarms, Warning devices, Alarm systems, Conformity
Title in FrenchSystèmes de détection et d'alarme incendie. Introduction
Title in GermanBrandmeldeanlagen. Einleitung
ISBN978 0 580 61738 6
File Size955 KB

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