CIBSE Lifts Group

Articles

A3.5 Standards relating to access and movement of people with disabilities in buildings

BS EN 81-40: 2008: Stairlifts and inclined lifting platforms intended for persons with impaired mobility
prEN 81-41: 2008 (ISO/FDIS 9386-1): Vertical lifting platforms
BS EN 81-41: 2010: Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts. Special lifts for the transport of persons and goods. Vertical lifting platforms intended for use by persons with impaired mobility (formerly EN81-31)
BS EN 81-70: 2003: Rules for accessibility of disabled people to lifts
prCEN/TR 81-76: 2006: Evacuation of disabled persons using lifts
DD CEN/TS 81-82: 2008: Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts. Existing lifts. Improvement of the accessibility of existing lifts for persons including persons with disability
BS EN 81-82: 2013: Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts. Existing lifts. Rules for the improvement of the accessibility of existing lifts for persons including persons with disability
EP 230: 2001: BSI Electronic Book. Disability Access (BS 8300:2001) (CD-ROM)
BS 5588-8: 1999: Fire precautions in the design, construction and use of buildings. Code of practice for means of escape for disabled people
BS 5588-8: 1999: Amd 2004: Code of practice for means of escape for disabled people
BS 5776: 1996: Specification for powered stairlifts 
BS 5900: 1999: Specification for powered domestic lifts with partially enclosed cars and no lift well enclosures
BS 5900: 2012: Powered homelifts with partially enclosed carriers and no liftway enclosures. Specification
BS 5965: 1980: Specification for manually driven balanced personal home lifts 
BS 6440: 1999: Power lifting platforms for use by disabled persons. Code of practice
BS 6440:2011: Powered vertical Powered vertical lifting platforms having non-enclosed or partially enclosed liftways intended for use by persons with impaired mobility.  Specification
PD 6523: 1989: Information on access to and movement within and around buildings and on certain facilities for disabled people 
BS 8300: 2001: Design of buildings and their approaches to meet the needs of disabled people. Code of practice
BS 8300: 2009 + A1: 2010: Design of buildings and their approaches to meet the needs of disabled people. Code of practice
Draft BS 9266: Design of accessible and adaptable general needs housing. Code of practice
BS 9991: 2011: Fire safety in the design, management and use of residential buildings. Code of practice
BS 9999: 2008: Code of practice for fire safety in the design, management and use of buildings
BS EN ISO 10535: 1998: Hoists for the transfer of disabled persons. Requirements and test methods 
BS EN 12182: 1999: Technical aids for disabled persons.  General requirements and test methods
ISO/DTR 25743: 2010: Lifts (elevators). Study into the use of lifts for evacuation during an emergency