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  • BS 5266-1(1988) : 1988

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    EMERGENCY LIGHTING - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE EMERGENCY LIGHTING OF PREMISES OTHER THAN CINEMAS AND CERTAIN OTHER SPECIFIED PREMISES USED FOR ENTERTAINMENT

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Withdrawn date:  15-10-1999

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1988

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Code of practice
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    3 Consultation and records
    4 Need for emergency lighting
    5 Illumination for safe movement
    6 Emergency lighting design
    7 Batteries
    8 Wiring systems and circuit requirements
    9 Choice of appropriate emergency lighting systems
    10 Emergency lighting design procedure
    11 Certificate and log book
    12 Servicing
    Appendices
    A Measuring illuminance of emergency lighting
    B Model completion certificate
    C Model periodic inspection and test certificate
    D Model servicing schedule

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    Covers the provision of electric emergency lighting in most types of premises, other than cinemas, private domestic premises and existing premises to which the provisions of CP 1007, covering maintained lighting for cinemas, have been applied by the enforcing authority. This code's provisions apply to common access routes within multistorey dwellings. Gives recommendations for the illumination and indication of escape routes when there is a failure of normal supply. Proposes minimum continuous periods of operation of such emergency lighting based on the type, size and use of the premises. Also includes detailed definitions.

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    Committee LGL/24
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Withdrawn
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 8206-1(1985) : 1985 LIGHTING FOR BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR ARTIFICIAL LIGHTING
    BS 5499-3(1990) : 1990 FIRE SAFETY SIGNS, NOTICES AND GRAPHIC SYMBOLS - SPECIFICATION FOR INTERNALLY-ILLUMINATED FIRE SAFETY SIGNS
    BS 6661(1986) : 1986 GUIDE FOR DESIGN CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE OF SINGLE SKIN AIR SUPPORTED STRUCTURES
    BS 5266-4(1999) : 1999 EMERGENCY LIGHTING - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN, INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND USE OF OPTICAL FIBRE SYSTEMS
    BS 5225-3(1982) : 1982 PHOTOMETRIC DATA FOR LUMINAIRES - PART 3: METHOD OF PHOTOMETRIC MEASUREMENT OF BATTERY-OPERATED EMERGENCY LIGHTING LUMINAIRES
    BS 8313(1997) : 1997 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR ACCOMMODATION OF BUILDING SERVICES IN DUCTS
    BS 5266-5(1999) : 1999 EMERGENCY LIGHTING - SPECIFICATION FOR COMPONENT PARTS OF OPTICAL FIBRE SYSTEMS
    BS 5588-11(1997) : 1997 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - PART 11: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SHOPS, OFFICES, INDUSTRIAL, STORAGE AND OTHER SIMILAR BUILDINGS
    BS 5908(1990) : 1990 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE CHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS 7807(1995) : 1995 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN, INSTALLATION AND SERVICING OF INTEGRATED SYSTEMS INCORPORATING FIRE DETECTION AND ALARM SYSTEMS AND/OR OTHER SECURITY SYSTEMS FOR BUILDINGS OTHER THAN DWELLINGS
    BS 8313(1989) : 1989 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR ACCOMMODATION OF BUILDING SERVICES IN DUCTS
    BS 5588-1(1990) : 1990 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
    BS 6767-2(1998) : 1998 TRANSPORTABLE ACCOMMODATION UNITS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF SERVICES AND FITTINGS WITH GUIDANCE ON TRANSPORTATION, SITTING AND ASPECTS RELATING TO HABITATION
    BS 7083(1989) : 1989 RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE ACCOMMODATION AND OPERATING ENVIRONMENT OF COMPUTER EQUIPMENT
    BS 7255(1989) : 1989 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SAFE WORKING ON LIFTS
    BS 7629-2(1997) : 1997 SPECIFICATION FOR 300/500 V FIRE RESISTANT ELECTRIC CABLES HAVING LOW EMISSION OF SMOKE AND CORROSIVE GASES WHEN AFFECTED BY FIRE - PART 2: MULTIPAIR CABLES
    BS 6266(1992) : 1992 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PROTECTION FOR ELECTRONIC DATA PROCESSING INSTALLATIONS
    BS DD190(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR PERFORMANCE OF ALARM AND EMERGENCY WIRING SYSTEMS UNDER FIRE CONDITIONS
    BS 5908(1980) : LATEST CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN CHEMICAL PLANT
    BS 7083(1996) : 1996 GUIDE TO THE ACCOMMODATION AND OPERATING ENVIRONMENT FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) EQUIPMENT
    BS 5588-3(1983) : 1983 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR OFFICE BUILDINGS
    BS 5266-6(1999) : 1999 EMERGENCY LIGHTING - PART 6: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR NON-ELECTRICAL LOW MOUNTED WAY GUIDANCE SYSTEMS FOR EMERGENCY USE - PHOTOLUMINESCENT SYSTEMS
    BS 5588-2(1985) : 1985 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SHOPS
    BS 5588-5(1991) : 1991 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIREFIGHTING STAIRS AND LIFTS
    BS 6266(1982) : 1982 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PROTECTION FOR ELECTRONIC DATA PROCESSING INSTALLATIONS
    BS 7629-1:1997 SPECIFICATION FOR 300/500 V FIRE RESISTANT ELECTRIC CABLES HAVING LOW EMISSION OF SMOKE AND CORROSIVE GASES WHEN AFFECTED BY FIRE - PART 1: MULTICORE CABLES
    BS 5499-1(1984) : LATEST FIRE SAFETY SIGNS NOTICES AND GRAPHIC SYMBOLS - SPECIFICATION FOR FIRE SAFETY SIGNS
    BS 5489-9(1996) : 1996 ROAD LIGHTING - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR LIGHTING FOR URBAN CENTRES AND PUBLIC AMENITY AREAS

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 4678-4(1982) : 1982 CABLE TRUNKING - SPECIFICATION FOR CABLE TRUNKING MADE OF INSULATING MATERIAL
    BS 4533-102.22(1981) : LATEST LUMINAIRES - PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS - SPECIFICATION FOR LUMINAIRES FOR EMERGENCY LIGHTING
    BS 6467-2(1988) : 1988 ELECTRICAL APPARATUS WITH PROTECTION BY ENCLOSURE FOR USE IN THE PRESENCE OF COMBUSTIBLE DUSTS - GUIDE TO SELECTION, INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE
    BS 5588-5(1986) : 1986 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIREFIGHTING STAIRWAYS AND LIFTS
    BS 5499-2(1986) : 1986 FIRE SAFETY SIGNS NOTICES AND GRAPHIC SYMBOLS - SPECIFICATION FOR SELF LUMINOUS FIRE SAFETY SIGNS
    BS 5588-8(1988) : 1988 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR MEANS OF ESCAPE FOR DISABLED PEOPLE
    BS 5499-1(1984) : LATEST FIRE SAFETY SIGNS NOTICES AND GRAPHIC SYMBOLS - SPECIFICATION FOR FIRE SAFETY SIGNS
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