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  • BS 5908(1990) : 1990

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    CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE CHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  31-12-2012

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1990

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Code of practice
    Section one. General
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    Section two. Legal background
    3 General
    4 Statutory requirements
    Section three. Principles of initiation, spread and
                      extinction of fire
    5 Terminology
    6 Explosion
    7 Modes of ignition
    8 Smoke
    9 Modes of combustion
    10 Controlling fire
    11 Principles of extinction
    Section four. Site selection and layout
    12 Selection of site
    13 Access for firefighting vehicles and firefighting
        within the site
    14 Water supplies
    15 Drainage, interceptors, gas traps and bunds
    16 Storage and loading areas
    17 Segregation
    Section five. Buildings and structures
    18 General
    19 Legal and insurance considerations
    20 Change of process or usage
    21 Siting of buildings and plant
    22 Design and compartmentation
    23 Principles of structural fire protection
    24 Means of escape in case of fire
    25 Lighting
    26 Space heating
    27 Explosion relief in buildings
    28 Protection against lightning
    29 Storage buildings for combustible or flammable
        materials
    Section six. Storage and movement of materials
    30 Introduction
    31 Principles of safe storage
    32 General storage
    33 Bulk storage of flammable liquids and gases
    34 Powered equipment and vehicles
    35 Waste materials
    Section seven. Design of process plant
    36 Introduction
    37 Process vessels
    38 Piping systems and valves
    39 Pumps and pumping systems
    40 Compressors
    41 Furnaces, ovens and driers
    42 Centrifuges
    43 Relief systems
    44 Process instrumentation
    45 Dust handling hazards
    46 Thermal insulation
    Section eight. Operation of process plant
    47 Organization
    48 Plant instructions and operator training
    Section nine. Maintenance of process plant
    49 Introduction
    50 Maintenance activities
    51 Permits to work
    52 Welding, burning and similar operations
    Section ten. Fire prevention
    53 General principles
    54 Control over flammable materials
    55 Monitoring the atmosphere
    56 Control over sources of ignition
    57 Electrical equipment
    58 Static electricity
    59 Fire hazards in ventilation ducting
    Section eleven. Fire defence
    60 Fire warning and alarms
    61 Fire defence plan
    62 Emergency plant shut down
    63 Fire detection
    Section twelve. Works fire brigades
    64 Organization, manning and training
    65 Equipment
    Section thirteen. Classification of fires and selection
                      of extinguishing media
    66 Classification of fires
    67 Extinguishing media
    Section fourteen. Fixed fire extinguishing systems
    68 Fixed water systems
    69 Fixed foam systems
    70 Water supplies for firefighting
    71 Fire hydrant systems and mains
    72 Rising mains
    73 Fixed powder systems
    74 Fixed carbon dioxide systems
    75 Fixed halon systems
    76 Fixed inert gas systems
    77 Fixed explosion suppression systems
    78 Fixed protecting systems in confined spaces
    Section fifteen. Portable and transportable
    79 Portable equipment
    80 Transportable monitors
    81 Mobile trailer pumps and portable pumps
    82 Motorized fire appliances
    Section sixteen. Organization of emergency procedures
    83 General
    84 Recognition of the hazards
    85 Control of an incident
    86 Training of personnel
    Appendices
    A Regulations and orders with specific fire precaution
        requirements likely to apply to chemical plant
    B Statutory and advisory bodies
    C Halons: physical properties
    D Bibliography
    E List of references to UK publications
    F List of references to overseas publications
    Tables
    1 Damage caused at various incident power levels from
        a steady state fire
    2 Fireball radiation dose criteria
    3 Physical properties of halons

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    Guide to the nature of fire hazards in chemical and allied industries. Includes plant design, separation distances, siting, maintenance and control aspects of plant and the design and operation of storage areas and warehouses. Also considers firefighting and prevention. Includes definitions, appendices and tables.

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    Committee FSH/23
    Development Note Supersedes 88/36927 DC and BS 5908(1980) (09/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, January 2008. (12/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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    BS CP1017(1969) : AMD 1540 DISTRIBUTION OF ELECTRICITY ON CONSTRUCTION AND BUILDING SITES
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    BS 5274(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR FIRE HOSE REELS (WATER) FOR FIXED INSTALLATIONS
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    BS 5345-3(1979) : 1979 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SELECTION INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE OF ELECTRICAL APPARATUS FOR USE IN POTENTIALLY EXPLOSIVE ATMOSPHERES (OTHER THAN MINING APPLICATIONS OR EXPLOSIVE PROCESSING AND MANUFACTURE) - INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR ELECTRICLA APPARATUS WITH TYPE OF PROTECTION 'D' FLAMEPROOF ENCLOSURES
    BS 476-22(1987) : 1987 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 22: METHODS FOR DETERMINATION OF THE FIRE RESISTANCE OF NON-LOADBEARING ELEMENTS OF CONSTRUCTION
    BS 4422-1(1987) : 1987 GLOSSARY OF TERMS ASSOCIATED WITH FIRE - GENERAL TERMS AND PHENOMENA OF FIRE
    BS 6020-4(1981) : 1981 INSTRUMENTS FOR THE DETECTION OF COMBUSTIBLE GASES - SPECIFICATION FOR PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR GROUP II INSTRUMENTS READING UP TO 100% LOWER EXPLOSIVE LIMIT
    BS 5445-7(1984) : 1984 COMPONENTS OF AUTOMATIC FIRE DETECTION SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR POINT TYPE SMOKE DETECTORS USING SCATTERED LIGHT TRANSMITTED LIGHT OR IONIZATION
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