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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Legislation:

Legislation

Harmonized under:
  • Directive 2014/33/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 February 2014 on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to lifts and safety components for lifts Text with EEA relevance

Harmonized standards:
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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