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    CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE OPERATION OF FIRE PROTECTION MEASURES - PART 4: ACTUATION OF RELEASE MECHANISMS FOR DOORS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  30-06-2015

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2007

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Applications for mechanisms for unlocking and
       release of doors
    5 Categories of actuation
    6 Exchange of information and definition of
       responsibilities
    7 Variations from the recommendations of this standard
    8 Methods of actuation
    9 Mechanisms for unlocking and release of doors
    10 System design
    11 Monitoring, integrity and reliability of actuation
       arrangements
    12 Manual release controls
    13 Special considerations for the design of any associated
       fire detection and fire alarm system
    14 Power supplies
    15 Cables, wiring and other interconnections
    16 Acoustically-actuated systems
    17 Radio-actuated systems
    18 Electromagnetic compatibility
    19 Electrical safety
    20 Door signage
    21 Commissioning
    22 Maintenance
    Annexes
    Annex A (informative) Choice of appropriate category of
            actuation
    Annex B (informative) Typical actuation arrangements for
            release mechanisms
    Annex C (informative) Example of a suitable sign for a
            manual release control
    Annex D (informative) Model commissioning certificate
    Bibliography

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    Provides recommendations for the design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of electrical control arrangements for actuation of mechanisms that unlock, release or open doors in the event of fire.

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    Committee FSH/12/4
    Development Note Supersedes 06/30133094 DC. (04/2007) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, March 2013. (03/2013)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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    BS 9999(2008) : 2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS
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    BS 8519:2010 SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF FIRE-RESISTANT POWER AND CONTROL CABLE SYSTEMS FOR LIFE SAFETY AND FIRE-FIGHTING APPLICATIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS PAS 79(2007) : 2007 FIRE RISK ASSESSMENT - GUIDANCE AND A RECOMMENDED METHODOLOGY
    BS 5266-1:2011 EMERGENCY LIGHTING - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE EMERGENCY ESCAPE LIGHTING OF PREMISES
    BIP 2081 : 2012 A GUIDE TO EMERGENCY LIGHTING
    BS 5306-0(2011) : 2011 FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    09/30189450 DC : 0 BS 8519 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF FIRE-RESISTANT CABLES AND SYSTEMS FOR LIFE SAFETY AND FIRE-FIGHTING APPLICATIONS
    BS 5306-0:2011 FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS 9999:2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS

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    BS EN ISO 9001:2015 Quality management systems. Requirements
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    BS EN 1155:1997 Building hardware. Electrically powered hold-open devices for swing doors. Requirements and test methods
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    BS EN 50200:2015 METHOD OF TEST FOR RESISTANCE TO FIRE OF UNPROTECTED SMALL CABLES FOR USE IN EMERGENCY CIRCUITS
    1989/336/EEC : 1989 COUNCIL DIRECTIVE OF 3 MAY 1989 ON THE APPROXIMATION OF THE LAWS OF THE MEMBER STATES RELATING TO ELECTROMAGNETIC COMPATIBILITY
    BS EN 50133-2-1 : 2000 ALARM SYSTEMS - ACCESS CONTROL SYSTEMS FOR USE IN SECURITY APPLICATIONS - PART 2-1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR COMPONENTS
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    BS 5266-7(1999) : 1999 LIGHTING APPLICATIONS - EMERGENCY LIGHTING
    BS 5499-5(2002) : 2002 GRAPHIC SYMBOLS AND SIGNS - SAFETY SIGNS, INCLUDING FIRE SAFETY SIGNS - PART 5: SIGNS WITH SPECIFIC SAFETY MEANINGS
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    BS EN 50086-2-4 : 1994 SPECIFICATION FOR CONDUIT SYSTEMS FOR CABLE MANAGEMENT - PART 2-4: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR CONDUIT SYSTEMS BURIED UNDERGROUND
    BS 7671(2001) : 2001 AMD 14905 REQUIREMENTS FOR ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS
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    BS 5839-1(2002) : 2002 FIRE DETECTION AND FIRE ALARM SYSTEMS FOR BUILDINGS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SYSTEM DESIGN, INSTALLATION, COMMISSIONING AND MAINTENANCE
    BS 8220-1(2000) : 2000 GUIDE FOR SECURITY OF BUILDINGS AGAINST CRIME - PART 1: DWELLINGS
    BS EN 50172:2004 Emergency escape lighting systems
    BS 8434-1(2003) : 2003 METHODS OF TEST FOR ASSESSMENT OF THE FIRE INTEGRITY OF ELECTRIC CABLES - PART 1: TEST FOR UNPROTECTED SMALL CABLES FOR USE IN EMERGENCY CIRCUITS - BS EN 50200 WITH ADDITION OF WATER SPRAY
    BS 5839-3(1988) : 1988 FIRE DETECTION AND ALARM SYSTEMS FOR BUILDINGS - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR AUTOMATIC RELEASE MECHANISMS FOR CERTAIN FIRE PROTECTION EQUIPMENT
    EN 300 220-2 : 2.4.1 SHORT RANGE DEVICES (SRD) OPERATING IN THE FREQUENCY RANGE 25 MHZ TO 1 000 MHZ - PART 2: HARMONISED STANDARD FOR ACCESS TO RADIO SPECTRUM FOR NON SPECIFIC RADIO EQUIPMENT
    BS 5839-4(1988) : 1988 FIRE DETECTION AND ALARM SYSTEMS FOR BUILDINGS - SPECIFICATION FOR CONTROL AND INDICATING EQUIPMENT
    BS EN 60702-1 : 2002 MINERAL INSULATED CABLES AND THEIR TERMINATIONS WITH A RATED VOLTAGE NOT EXCEEDING 750 V - PART 1: CABLES
    BS 4422:2005 Fire. Vocabulary
    BS EN 1527:2013 BUILDING HARDWARE - HARDWARE FOR SLIDING DOORS AND FOLDING DOORS - REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    BS 5266-8(2004) : 2004 EMERGENCY ESCAPE LIGHTING SYSTEMS
    BS EN 1838:2013 Lighting applications. Emergency lighting
    PREN 14846 : DRAFT 2015 BUILDING HARDWARE - LOCKS AND LATCHES - ELECTROMECHANICALLY OPERATED LOCKS AND STRIKING PLATES - REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    EN 300 220-1 : 2.4.1 SHORT RANGE DEVICES (SRD) OPERATING IN THE FREQUENCY RANGE 25 MHZ TO 1000 MHZ; PART 1: TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS AND METHODS OF MEASUREMENT
    BS 7036-2(1996) : 1996 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SAFETY AT POWERED DOORS FOR PEDESTRIAN USE - STRAIGHT AND CURVED SLIDING DOORS AND PRISMATIC AND FOLDING DOORS
    BS EN 54-11 : 2001 FIRE DETECTION AND FIRE ALARM SYSTEMS - PART 11: MANUAL CALL POINTS
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