BS EN 12397:2017 - Safety requirements for cableway installations designed to carry persons. Operation

BS EN 12397:2017

Safety requirements for cableway installations designed to carry persons. Operation

Status : Current   Published : May 2017



This European Standard specifies the safety requirements applicable to the operation of installations for passenger transportation by cable. This standard is applicable to the various types of installations and takes into account their environment.

This European Standard applies to the operation of an installation and to the passenger transport conditions and also contains requirements for passengers.

It is applicable to individual installations or a set of installations.

It does not cover legal provisions for the transport service nor transport obligations.

It includes requirements relating to the prevention of accidents and protection for workers, as well as to fire prevention and fire-fighting, without affecting the application of national requirements relating to construction law or statutory law, or to the protection of specific groups of people.

It does not apply to installations for the transportation of goods nor to lifts.

Standard NumberBS EN 12397:2017
TitleSafety requirements for cableway installations designed to carry persons. Operation
Publication Date03 May 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 12927-7:2004, EN 13223:2015, EN 12929-2:2015, EN 13796-1:2005, EN 1909:2017, EN 1907:2005, EN 12927-4:2004, EN 12927-3:2004, EN 12930:2015, EN 12927-2:2004, EN 13107:2015, EN 12408:2004, EN 13243:2015, EN 13796-2:2017, EN 13796-3:2017, EN 12927-1:2004, EN 12929-1:2015, EN 1908:2015, EN 12927-6:2004, EN 12927-8:2004, EN 1709:2004, EN 12927-5:2004
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS EN 12397:2004
International RelationshipsEN 12397:2017
Draft Superseded By12/30260958 DC
DescriptorsPassenger ropeways, Cableways, Equipment safety, Safety measures, Transportation safety
Title in FrenchPrescriptions de sécurité pour les installations à câbles transportant des personnes. Exploitation
Title in GermanSicherheitsanforderungen an Seilbahnen für den Personenverkehr. Betrieb
ISBN978 0 580 78523 8
File Size424 KB

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