BS 5306-0:2011 Fire protection installations and equipment on premises. Guide for selection of installed systems and other fire equipment

BS 5306-0:2011

Fire protection installations and equipment on premises. Guide for selection of installed systems and other fire equipment

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : January 2011

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What is this standard about?

This part of the fire protection standard BS 5306 gives guidance on the selection, use and application of automatic water sprinklers, water sprays, watermist, gaseous, foam and powder fire-fighting systems and hypoxic air fire-prevention systems.

Who is this standard for?

  • Architects
  • Fire protection service technicians
  • Fire and rescue Services
  • Fire protection equipment servicing companies
  • Fire protection equipment manufacturers
  • Facility management companies
  • Police services
  • Care home management companies incorporating sheltered accommodation
  • Companies undertaking fire risk assessments 
  • Landlords
  • The general public

Why should you use this standard?

Well maintained and professionally installed fire protection equipment is fundamental to safety and helps protect property and save lives.

BS 5306-0 is part of an extensive series of standards relating to fire safety and outlines the most up-to-date recommendations for best practice selection and application of this specific fire protection equipment and installed systems.

It also gives guidance on installed equipment for fire and rescue service use, and on the application of portable fire extinguishers. It complements the more detailed information given in the specialized parts of this standard and other relevant standards.

What’s changed since the last update?

This part of BS 5306 supersedes BS 5306-0:1986+A2:1991, which is withdrawn.




Standard NumberBS 5306-0:2011
TitleFire protection installations and equipment on premises. Guide for selection of installed systems and other fire equipment
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date31 January 2011
Confirm Date01 August 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)BS 5306-3:2017, BS EN 12845, BS 7273-1, BS 5306-5.2, BS 7273-2, BS 5306-5.1, BS EN 12845/AMD 2, BS 5306-1, BS 4422, BS 5306-4
Informative References(Provided for Information)DD 8458, BS EN 12416-2, BS 9999, BS 5306, BS 7273-3, BS EN 12094, BS 9251, BS EN 3, PD CEN/TR 15276-2, BS EN 12416-1, BS 7273-5, BS EN 15004, BS 6266, BS 7273-4, BS 9990, DD 8489, DD CEN/TS 14816, BS EN 3-7/AMD 1, PD CEN/TR 15276-1, BS EN 671, BS EN 13565-1/AMD 1, BS EN 13565-2:2018
ReplacesBS 5306-0:1986
Draft Superseded By09/30182748 DC
DescriptorsPortable, Fire sprinklers, Fire safety in buildings, Grades (quality), Fire extinguishers, Carbon dioxide, Fire extinguishing materials, Hazards, Installation, Occupational safety, Fire risks, Maintenance, Fire hose reels, Firefighting equipment, Halogenated hydrocarbons, Foams, Fire, Fire safety, Powder fire extinguishers, Fire extinguishers (built-in), Control systems, Selection
ICS13.220.10
Title in FrenchInstallations et matériels de lutte contre l'incendie dans des bâtiments. Guide de sélection des systèmes installés et autres matériels d'incendie
Title in GermanFeuerloescheinrichtungen und -geraete fuer Grundstuecke und Gebaeude. Leitfaden fuer die Auswahl ortsfester Anlagen und anderer Feuerloescheinrichtungen
CommitteeFSH/18
ISBN978 0 580 63241 9
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages72
File Size4.093 MB
Price£274.00


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