DS/EN 81-73:2020

Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts – Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lifts – Part 73: Behaviour of lifts in the event of fire


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
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Scope

This document specifies the special provisions and safety rules describing the behaviour of lifts in the event of fire in a building, on the basis of a recall signal(s) to the lift(s) control system.

This document applies to new passenger lifts and goods passenger lifts with all types of drives. However, it may be used as a basis to improve the safety of existing passenger and goods passenger lifts.

This document does not apply to:

- lifts that remain in use in the event of fire, e.g. firefighters lifts as defined in EN 81-72:2020,

- lifts used for the evacuation of a building.


Number of pages: 17

Published: 2020-07-30

Date of approval: 2020-07-27

International relationships : EN 81-73:2020 IDT

ICS: 13.220.50 - Fire-resistance of building materials and elements 91.140.90 - Lifts. Escalators

Item number: M323390


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 10
  • CEN/TC 10/WG 6

Danish committee

DS/S-191