DS/EN 115-2:2010 ( Withdrawn )

Safety of escalators and moving walks - Part 2: Rules for the improvement of safety of existing escalators and moving walks


Status:
Withdrawn
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
Replaced by:
Price from:
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Scope

1.1 This European Standard gives rules for improving the safety of existing escalators and moving walks with the aim of reaching an equivalent level of safety to that of a newly installed escalator and moving walk by the application of today"s state of the art for safety.
NOTE – Due to situations such as the existing machine or building designs, it may not be possible in all cases to reach today"s state of the art for safety. Nevertheless the objective is to improve the level of safety wherever possible.
1.2 This standard includes the improvement of safety of existing escalators and moving walks for:
a) users;
b) maintenance and inspection personnel;
c) persons outside the escalator or moving walk (but in its immediate vicinity);
d) authorised persons.
1.3 This standard is not applicable to:
a) safety during transport, installation, repairs and dismantling of escalators and moving walks;
b) spiral escalators;
c) accelerating moving walks.
However, this standard can usefully be taken as a reference basis.

Number of pages: 36

Published: 2010-10-22

Date of approval: 2010-09-02

Date of withdrawal: 2021-09-21

International relationships : EN 115-2:2010 IDT

ICS: 91.140.90 - Lifts. Escalators

Item number: M235466


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 10/WG 2

Danish committee

DS/S-191