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  • BS 5306-3(2009) : 2009

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    FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 3: COMMISSIONING AND MAINTENANCE OF PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - CODE OF PRACTICE

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  31-10-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2009

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Process of commissioning
    5 Visual inspection by the responsible person
    6 Basic service, extended service and overhaul
    7 Recharging of extinguishers
    8 Replacement of components
    9 Evaluation of fitness for service of extinguishers
      and actions be taken
    Annexes
    Annex A (informative) - Training of competent persons
    Annex B (normative) - Commissioning service procedures
    Annex C (normative) - Safety precautions for extinguishers
    Annex D (normative) - General basic service procedures
    Annex E (normative) - Extended service procedures
    Annex F (normative) - Overhaul, including periodic inspection
            and test procedures for CO[2] and halon extinguishers
    Annex G (informative) - Halon extinguishers
    Annex H (informative) - Extinguishers manufactured in
            accordance with withdrawn British Standards
    Bibliography

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Provides recommendations for the initial commissioning of portable fire extinguishers and schedules for the subsequent maintenance of extinguishers installed in all locations.

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    Committee FSH/2
    Development Note Supersedes BS 5306-3(2003). (08/2009)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS 9990:2015 NON-AUTOMATIC FIRE-FIGHTING SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    12/30152565 DC : 0 BS 5306-8 - FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 8: SELECTION AND POSITIONING OF PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 9991:2011 FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    14/30301827 DC : 0 BS 9990 - NON-AUTOMATIC FIRE-FIGHTING SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 9991(2015) : 2015 FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    15/30301829 DC : 0 BS 9991 - FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 6164(2011) : 2011 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY IN TUNNELING IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
    12/30258581 DC : 0 BS 5908-2 - FIRE AND EXPLOSION PRECAUTIONS AT PREMISES HANDLING FLAMMABLE GASES, LIQUIDS AND DUSTS - PART 2: GUIDE TO APPLICABLE STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS
    BS 5306-9(2015) : 2015 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 9: RECHARGING OF PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 9999:2017 Fire safety in the design, management and use of buildings. Code of practice
    11/30203947 DC : 0 BS 9991 - FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5908-2(2012) : 2012 FIRE AND EXPLOSION PRECAUTIONS AT PREMISES HANDLING FLAMMABLE GASES, LIQUIDS AND DUSTS - PART 2: GUIDE TO APPLICABLE STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS
    11/30218915 DC : DRAFT JAN 2011 BS 6164 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY IN TUNNELING IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
    16/30314117 DC : 0 BS 9999 - FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 8591:2014 Remote centres receiving signals from alarm systems. Code of practice
    14/30295810 DC : 0 BS 5306-9 - FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 9: RECHARGING OF PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5306-8(2012) : 2012 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 8: SELECTION AND POSITIONING OF PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    13/30286749 DC : 0 BS 8591 - REMOTE CENTRES RECEIVING SIGNALS FROM ALARM SYSTEMS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5306-0(2011) : 2011 FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS 6164:2011 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY IN TUNNELING IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
    BS 5306-0:2011 FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS 9991:2015 FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE

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

    BS EN 27201-1 : 1994 FIRE PROTECTION - FIRE EXTINGUISHING MEDIA - HALOGENATED HYDROCARBONS - SPECIFICATIONS FOR HALON 1211 AND HALON 1301
    BS EN 1803 : 2002 TRANSPORTABLE GAS CYLINDERS - PERIODIC INSPECTION AND TESTING OF WELDED CARBON STEEL GAS CYLINDERS
    BS 5306-8(2000) : 2000 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 8: SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS EN 1968 : 2002 TRANSPORTABLE GAS CYLINDERS - PERIODIC INSPECTION AND TESTING OF SEAMLESS STEEL GAS CYLINDERS
    BS EN 1802 : 2002 TRANSPORTABLE GAS CYLINDERS - PERIODIC INSPECTION AND TESTING OF SEAMLESS ALUMINIUM ALLOY GAS CYLINDERS
    BS 6643-1(1985) : 1985 RECHARGING FIRE EXTINGUISHERS (MANUFACTURED TO BS 5423 'SPECIFICATION FOR PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS') - SPECIFICATION FOR PROCEDURE AND MATERIALS
    BS EN 25923 : 1994 FIRE PROTECTION - FIRE EXTINGUISHING MEDIA - CARBON DIOXIDE
    BS EN 2 : 1992 CLASSIFICATION OF FIRES
    1997/23/EC : 1997 DIRECTIVE 97/23/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL OF 29 MAY 1997 ON THE APPROXIMATION OF THE LAWS OF THE MEMBER STATES CONCERNING PRESSURE EQUIPMENT
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