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BS 5395-3:1985

Superseded
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Stairs, ladders and walkways Code of practice for the design of industrial type stairs, permanent ladders and walkways
Available format(s)

Hardcopy , PDF

Superseded date

30-11-2012

Language(s)

English

Published date

26-03-2003

Foreword
Committees responsible
Code of practice
1 Scope
2 Definitions
3 General
4 Materials
5 Stairs
6 Fixed ladders
7 Companion way ladders
8 Platforms and walkways
9 Edge protection
10 Protective barriers
Figures
1 Basic components and definitions of terms
2 Typical industrial stairs
3 Typical fixed ladders
4 Typical companion way ladder
5 Typical arrangement of protective barriers
Tables
1 Factors affecting choice of means of access or
    escape
2 Structural materials
3 Platform and walkway floor loads
4 Lateral loads for handrails
Publications referred to

Covers factors affecting choice of means of access or escape, structural materials, dimensions, safety equipment, platform and walkway floor loads. Refers to BS 5395 Parts 1 and 2 for general design of stairs and to BS 6180 for general design of protective barriers.

Committee
B/208
DevelopmentNote
Supersedes 83/11289 DC. (04/2003) Inactive for the new design. (06/2007) Superseded by BS 4592-0(2006), BS EN ISO 14122-1, BS EN ISO 14122-2, BS EN ISO 14122-3, BS EN ISO 14122-4 & BS 4211(2005) but remains current. (12/2012)
DocumentType
Standard
Pages
24
PublisherName
British Standards Institution
Status
Superseded
SupersededBy

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