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CEN - EN 81-70

Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lift - Part 70: Accessibility to lifts for persons including persons with disability

active, Most Current
Organization: CEN
Publication Date: 1 May 2018
Status: active
Page Count: 32
ICS Code (Lifts. Escalators): 91.140.90
scope:

This European Standard specifies the minimum requirements for the safe and independent access and use of lifts by a wide range of persons, including persons with disabilities.

It is applicable to new passenger and goods passenger lifts according to EN 81-20. For other types of lifts, e.g. inclined lifts according to EN 81-22, this standard can usefully be taken as a basis.

NOTE 1 For guidance on solutions for increased accessibility and usability see Annex D.

NOTE 2 For the upgrading of accessibility of existing lifts in line with the recommendation of the European Commission dated 8th of June, 1995 (95/216/EC) concerning improvements to safety of existing lifts, see EN 81- 82.

Document History

May 1, 2020
Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lift - Part 70: Accessibility to lifts for persons including persons with disability
This document specifies the minimum requirements for the safe and independent access and use of lifts by persons, including persons with disabilities. It covers the needs of persons with disabilities...
EN 81-70
May 1, 2018
Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lift - Part 70: Accessibility to lifts for persons including persons with disability
This European Standard specifies the minimum requirements for the safe and independent access and use of lifts by a wide range of persons, including persons with disabilities. It is applicable to...
May 1, 2003
Safety rules for the construction and installations of lifts Particular applications for passenger and good passengers lifts - Part 70: Accessibility to lifts for persons including persons with disability
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