BS 5656-2:2004 - Escalator and moving walks. Safety rules for the construction and installation of escalators and moving walks. Code of practice for the selection, installation and location of new escalators and moving walks – BSI British Standards

BS 5656-2:2004

Escalator and moving walks. Safety rules for the construction and installation of escalators and moving walks. Code of practice for the selection, installation and location of new escalators and moving walks

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : November 2004

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BS 5656-2:2004 gives recommendations for the location, selection and installation of new escalators and moving walks in new or existing buildings, for example at airports, exhibition centres, leisure facilities, shopping centres and department stores.

It is applicable at the early stages of a project for architects, developers, building owners, building managers, building contractors, general and specialized engineering, consultants and other interested parties.

It also covers disabled access with reference to the Disability Discrimination Act 1995.




Standard NumberBS 5656-2:2004
TitleEscalator and moving walks. Safety rules for the construction and installation of escalators and moving walks. Code of practice for the selection, installation and location of new escalators and moving walks
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date01 November 2004
Confirm Date01 May 2015
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)BS EN 115:1995, BS 5499-1, BS 7375, BS 7801, BS 5606, BS EN 12016, BS 7671, BS EN 12015, BS 1363-2, BS 2853
Informative References(Provided for Information)1998, Regulations 1996, Construction (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations, Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations, Electricity at Work Regulations 1989, Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations, Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous, Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998, Occurrences Regulations 1995, 1999, Electromagnetic Compatibility Regulations 1992, Fire Precautions Act 1971, 1996, Fire Precautions (Workplace) Regulations 1997, 1992, 89/391/EEC, BS 5499-5:2002, BS 8300:2001, 89/656/EEC, Noise at Work Regulations 1989, Construction (Head Protection) Regulations 1989, Fire Precautions (Sub-surface Railway Stations), BS 5655-6:2002, Regulations 1989, Health and Safety at Work, etc. Act 1974, BS EN 115, 2002, Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations, 98/37/EC, 93/68/EEC, BS EN 61000-6-2:2001, BS 5656-1:1997, BS EN 61000-6-1:2001, BS EN 13015:2001, Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981
Draft Superseded By04/30089457 DC
DescriptorsInstallation, Dimensions, Ordering, Circulation and space systems (buildings, Escalators, Disabled people, Electrical safety, Control devices, Passenger conveyors, Occupational safety, Rooms, Equipment housing facilities, Selection, Conveyors, Buildings, Electrical equipment, Equipment safety, Planning, Safety measures, Circulation spaces
ICS91.140.90
CommitteeMHE/4
ISBN0 580 44548 8
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages38
File Size593 KB
Price£214.00


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