BSI - BS EN 115-1
Safety of escalators and moving walks Part 1: Construction and installation
|Publication Date:||31 January 2009|
|ICS Code (Lifts. Escalators):||91.140.90|
This standard is applicable for new escalators and moving walks (pallet or belt type) as defined in Clause 3.
This standard deals with all significant hazards, hazardous situations and events relevant to escalators and moving walks when they are used as intended and under conditions of misuse which are reasonably foreseeable by the manufacturer.
This standard does not deal with hazards arising from seismic activities.
This document is not applicable to escalators and moving walks which were manufactured before the date of its publication as EN. It is, however, recommended that existing installations be adapted to this standard.