BS 5266-7 PDF

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BS Lighting applications. Emergency lighting. standard by BSI Group, 10/15/ View all product details. Most Recent. BRITISH STANDARD BS EN BS The European Standard EN has the status of a British Standard ICS. BS (EN ) covers the emergency lighting and illuminance requirements for escape routes, open areas, high risk task areas and exit signs.

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Tom, Dead Right BSs are confusing but I noticed you mentionwhich was superseded by the edition.

British Standards in relation to Emergency Lighting.

The overall objective of emergency escape lighting is to enable safe exit from a location in the event of failure of the normal supply. Compliance with a British Standard does not of itself confer immunity from legal obligations. References to BS EN One document would be much easier with no repetition. Gives the luminous requirements for emergency lighting requirements.

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BS EN 1838:1999, BS 5266-7:1999

The requirements given in this standard are a minimum for design purposes and are calculated for the full rated duration period and end of design life of the equipment; the contribution to illumination by reflected light is ignored. For level horizontal escape routes the luminous intensity of the luminaires shall not exceed the values in Table 1 within the zone to from the downward vertical at all angles of bx see Figure 2.

This document Newer versions. In response to orders for international standards, it is BSI policy to supply the BSI implementation of those that have been published as British Standards, unless otherwise requested. Also known as BS EN For all other escape routes and areas, the limiting values shall not be exceeded at all angles see Figure 3.


The horizontal illuminance at floor level on the centre line of a defined escape route should be not less than 0,2 lx. Subscribing members of BSI are kept up to date with standards developments and receive substantial discounts on the purchase price of standards.

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An escape lighting luminaire complying with EN shall be sited to provide appropriate illuminance near each exit door and at positions where it is necessary to emphasize potential danger or safety equipment.

Eclairage de secours Title in German Angewandte Lichttechnik. Search all products by. This website is best viewed with browser version of up to Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or Firefox 3. Thomas, You call up the recommendations of part1 plus the requirements of parts 7 and 8 if you want to be strictly correct. Buying standards Orders for all BSI, international and foreign standards publications should be addressed to Customer Services.

The objective of open area anti-panic lighting is to reduce the likelihood of panic and to enable safe movement of occupants towards escape routes by providing appropriate visual conditions and direction finding. Click to learn more. Copyright Copyright subsists in all BSI publications.

This does not preclude the free use, in the course of implementing the standard, of necessary details such as symbols, and size, type or grade designations. A British Standard does not purport to include all the necessary provisions of a contract. In order to determine the luminance ratio between two adjacent colours the luminance measurement should be taken at a distance of 15 mm on either side of the junction of the two colours.

To be read in conjunction with BS The standard has now been revised again to remove recommendations and guidance on the characteristics of emergency lighting systems that are now specified in BS EN Learn more about the cookies we use and how to change your settings.

These shall not exceed the values in Table 1 within the zone to from the downward vertical at all angles of azimuth see Figure 2.


It is principally applicable to locations where the public or workers have access. The Amber document status indicator indicates that some caution is needed when using this document – it is either: Find Similar Items This product falls into the following categories.

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A list of organizations represented on this committee can be obtained on request to its secretary. Clause Deviation 1 France1 Certified products are mandatory with defined performances. NOTE High contrast between a luminaire and its background can produce glare. The Red document status indicator sb that the document is an old version The document has likely been withdrawn by the publisher, also the meta data presented here may be out of date as it is no longer being maintained by the editorial teams at NBS.

It is very important that exits are clearly signposted and are visible, whenever the location is occupied. It is intended to replace in part national standards relating to emergency lighting luminous requirements.

Lighting applications No longer current but cited in Building Regulations guidance. Emergency lighting, Standby lighting, Escape lighting, Lighting systems, Emergency electrical installations, Emergency exits, Exits, Means of escape from fire in buildings, Fire-escape routes, Visibility, Luminosity, Luminous intensity, Signs, Sign lighting buildingsGlare, Siting, Safety colours, Optical measurement, Test equipment.

Don’t know if this helps but the scope of the says The edition of this standard no longer covered the levels of illumination required as these are dealt with in BS EN Document Status Indicators The Green document status indicator indicates that the document is: Superseded by BS EN Annex B informative Countries requiring different light bw A-deviation: Together with BS