BS EN 1147:2010 Portable ladders for fire service use

BS EN 1147:2010

Portable ladders for fire service use

Status : Current, Under review   Published : December 2010



BS EN 1147:2010
Portable ladders for fire service use

The ladders covered by this standard are designed for use by professionally trained fire personnel.

This standard is based on the performance of portable fire and rescue service ladders in normal use and includes safety requirements.

The standard sets out minimum and/or maximum values within which the customer may specify his own requirements.

A safety factor of the order of 3:1 has been used and the mass of a firefighter including personal equipment and breathing apparatus has been taken as 108 kg.

This standard specifies requirements, test methods and performance criteria for portable ladders for fire and rescue service use and associated purposes.

The tests in this standard are type tests and not periodical tests. Non-portable ladders for fire and rescue service use are excluded from this standard.

Standard NumberBS EN 1147:2010
TitlePortable ladders for fire service use
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date31 December 2010
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 131-2:1993
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 131-3:2018, EN 137:2006, EN 131-1, EN 131-4
ReplacesBS EN 1147:2001
International RelationshipsEN 1147:2010
Draft Superseded By09/30190478 DC
DescriptorsFirefighting equipment, Ladders, Performance testing, Inspection, Type testing, Portable, Safety measures, Fire rescue appliances
Title in FrenchÉchelles portables à l'usage des services d'incendie
Title in GermanTragbare Leitern für die Verwendung bei der Feuerwehr
ISBN978 0 580 64648 5
File Size991 KB

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