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CEN - EN 81-77

Safety rules for the construction and installations of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lifts - Part 77: Lifts subject to seismic conditions

active, Most Current
Organization: CEN
Publication Date: 1 May 2022
Status: active
Page Count: 36
ICS Code (Lifts. Escalators): 91.140.90
ICS Code (Seismic and vibration protection): 91.120.25
scope:

This document specifies the additional special provisions and safety rules for passenger and goods passenger lifts where these lifts are installed in buildings and constructions (hereinafter buildings) intended to withstand seismic events in compliance with EN 1998-1:2004 (Eurocode 8), during use, maintenance, inspection and emergency operation of lifts.

The aim of this document is to:

- avoid loss of life and reduce the extent of injuries;

- avoid people getting trapped in the lift;

- avoid damage;

- avoid environmental problems related to oil leakage;

- reduce the number of lifts out of service.

This document does not introduce any specific provisions and safety rules for lifts when ad ≤ 1 m/s2 as defined in Annex A.

This document does not address other risks due to seismic events (e.g. fire, flood, explosion).

This document is not applicable to lifts installed before the date of its publication.

Document History

EN 81-77
May 1, 2022
Safety rules for the construction and installations of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lifts - Part 77: Lifts subject to seismic conditions
This document specifies the additional special provisions and safety rules for passenger and goods passenger lifts where these lifts are installed in buildings and constructions (hereinafter...
November 1, 2018
Safety rules for the construction and installations of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lifts - Part 77: Lifts subject to seismic conditions
This document specifies the special provisions and safety rules for passenger and goods passenger lifts where these lifts are permanently installed in buildings that are in compliance with EN 1998-1...
October 1, 2018
Safety rules for the construction and installations of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lifts - Part 77: Lifts subject to seismic conditions
This document specifies the special provisions and safety rules for passenger and goods passenger lifts where these lifts are permanently installed in buildings that are in compliance with EN 1998-1...
November 1, 2013
Safety rules for the construction and installations of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lifts - Part 77: Lifts subject to seismic conditions
This European Standard specifies the special provisions and safety rules for passenger and goods passenger lifts where these lifts are permanently installed in buildings that are in compliance with...

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