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  • BS 5776(1996) : 1996

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    SPECIFICATION FOR POWERED STAIRLIFTS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  31-12-2009

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1996

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    Specification
    1 Scope
    2 References
    3 Definitions
    4 Information to be agreed and to be documented
    5 Design
    6 Technical specification
    7 Testing, inspection and servicing
    Annexes
    A (informative) Guidelines for the installation of
        stairlifts in buildings other than private dwellings
    B (informative) Information to be obtained and
        documented by the manufacturer prior to installation
    C (normative) Instructions to be provided by the
        manufacturer
    D (normative) Certificate for test and examination
        after installation
    E (informative) Recommendations for the provisions and
        use of remote control device specially adapted
        switches, and sensors for user lift control switches
    F (informative) In-use periodic examinations, tests
        and servicing
    G (normative) Certificate for periodic examination
    Figures
    1 Folding rail warning label
    2 Reference points for measuring rated speed
    3 Typical direction label for emergency operation
    4 Angle of fleet
    5 Typical trapping hazard warning label
    6 Typical load plate
    7 Hinged bridging platform warning label
    8 Control circuit supply circuit
    9 Typical charging supply circuit for battery powered
        operation
    List of references

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    Gives requirements for design, construction and installation of powered stairlifts, especially regarding safety, to be used by people of impaired mobility travelling between fixed floors in private dwellings.

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    Committee MHE/4
    Development Note Supersedes BS 5776(1979), 92/79760 DC, 94/707046 DC and 99/710552 DC. (04/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, November 2006. (10/2006)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    08/30182649 DC : DRAFT MAY 2008 BS 8300 - DESIGN OF BUILDINGS AND THEIR APPROACHES TO MEET THE NEEDS OF DISABLED PEOPLE - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BIP 3043 : 2005 BS 8300 - DESIGN OF BUILDINGS AND THEIR APPROACHES TO MEET THE NEEDS OF DISABLED PEOPLE - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 8300(2001) : 2001 DESIGN OF BUILDINGS AND THEIR APPROACHES TO MEET THE NEEDS OF DISABLED PEOPLE - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BIP 3044 : 2005 BS 8300 - DESIGN OF BUILDINGS AND THEIR APPROACHES TO MEET THE NEEDS OF DISABLED PEOPLE - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5655-6(2002) : 2002 LIFTS AND SERVICE LIFTS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF NEW LIFTS
    BS 6440(1999) : 1999 POWERED LIFTING PLATFORMS FOR USE BY DISABLED PERSONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5900(1999) : 1999 SPECIFICATION FOR POWERED DOMESTIC LIFTS WITH PARTIALLY ENCLOSED CARS AND NO LIFT-WELL ENCLOSURES
    BS 8300(2009) : 2009 DESIGN OF BUILDINGS AND THEIR APPROACHES TO MEET THE NEEDS OF DISABLED PEOPLE - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5655-6:2002 LIFTS AND SERVICE LIFTS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF NEW LIFTS

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

    BS 228(1994) : 1994 SPECIFICATION FOR SHORT-PITCH TRANSMISSION PRECISION ROLLER CHAINS AND CHAIN WHEELS
    BS 6440(1983) : 1983 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR POWERED LIFTING PLATFORMS FOR USE BY DISABLED PERSONS
    BS 6500(1994) : 1994 SPECIFICATION FOR INSULATED FLEXIBLE CORDS AND CABLES
    BS 7288(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR SOCKET OUTLETS INCORPORATING RESIDUAL CURRENT DEVICES (S.R.C.D.S)
    BS 5965(1980) : 1980 SPECIFICATION FOR MANUALLY DRIVEN BALANCED PERSONAL HOMELIFTS
    BS 302-4(1987) : 1987 STRANDED STEEL WIRE ROPES - SPECIFICATION FOR ROPES FOR LIFTS
    BS 5619(1978) : 1978 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN OF HOUSING FOR THE CONVENIENCE OF DISABLED PEOPLE
    BS 7671:1992 REQUIREMENTS FOR ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS
    BS 302-2(1987) : 1987 STRANDED STEEL WIRE ROPES - SPECIFICATION FOR ROPES FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 3456-101(1987) : 1987 SPECIFICATION FOR SAFETY OF HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS 3456-201(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR SAFETY OF HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    ISO 4196:1984 Graphical symbols Use of arrows
    BS EN 55014 : 93 AMD 9683 LIMITS AND METHODS OF MEASUREMENT OF RADIO DISTURBANCE CHARACTERISTICS OF ELECTRICAL MOTOR-OPERATED AND THERMAL APPLIANCES FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR PURPOSES, ELECTRIC TOOLS AND SIMILAR ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES
    BS 302-1(1987) : 1987 STRANDED STEEL WIRE ROPES - SPECIFICATION FOR GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS 3535-2(1990) : 1990 ISOLATING TRANSFORMERS AND SAFETY ISOLATING TRANSFORMERS - SPECIFICATION FOR TRANSFORMERS FOR REDUCED SYSTEM VOLTAGE
    BS 5900(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR POWERED DOMESTIC LIFTS
    BS 5655-6(1990) : 1990 LIFTS AND SERVICE LIFTS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SELECTION AND INSTALLATION
    BS 6804(1986) : 1986 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SOCIAL ALARM SYSTEMS
    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 3535-1(1990) : 1990 ISOLATING TRANSFORMERS AND SAFETY ISOLATING TRANSFORMERS - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS 4293(1983) : 1983 SPECIFICATION FOR RESIDUAL CURRENT OPERATED CIRCUIT BREAKERS
    BS 7071(1992) : 1992 SPECIFICATION FOR PORTABLE RESIDUAL CURRENT DEVICES
    BS 5304(1988) : 1988 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SAFETY OF MACHINERY
    BS 6977(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR INSULATED FLEXIBLE CABLES FOR LIFTS AND FOR OTHER FLEXIBLE CONNECTIONS
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