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  • Abstract:
    This European Standard deals with safety requirements for construction, manufacturing, installation, maintenance and dismantling of electrically powered vertical lifting platforms affixed to a building structure intended for use by persons with impaired mobility: - travelling vertically between predefined levels along a guided path whose inclination to the vertical does not exceed 15°; - intended for use by persons with or without a wheelchair; - supported or sustained by wire ropes, chains, rack and pinion, hydraulic jack (direct or indirect), screw and nut, guided chain, friction/traction between wheels and the rail, or scissors mechanism; - with enclosed liftways; - with a speed not greater than 0,15 m/s; - with platforms where the carrier is not completely enclosed
  • Document number:
    DIN EN 81-41
  • Issuing date:
  • Document type:
  • Title:
    Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Special lifts for the transport of persons and goods - Part 41: Vertical lifting platforms intended for use by persons with impaired mobility; German and English version prEN 81-41:2016
  • Author:
    Mechanical Engineering Standards Committee
  • Search term:
    Acceptance (approval); Accessible; Aids for the disabled; Construction of accessible buildings; Definitions; Design; Electrical; Electrical equipment; Electrically-operated devices; Erecting (construction operation); Ergonomics; Excerpt; Handicapped people; Hazards; Hoists; Inspection; Installation; Installations; Instructions for use; Lifting equipment; Lifts; Maintenance; Marking; Materials handling equipment; Meeting the requirements of wheel-chair users; Mobility restricted; Mounting; Operation manuals; Passenger hoists; Passenger lifts; Platforms; Safety; Safety components; Safety engineering; Safety measures; Safety of machinery; Safety requirements; Specification (approval); Suitable for handicapped persons; Suspending (hanging); Testing; Vertical; Wheel-chair transport
  • Application areas:
    06.01 Transporteinrichtungen im Allgemeinen; 06.05 Transport- und Hebeeinrichtungen (Winden, Hub- und Zuggeräte, Krane, Aufzüge, Hebebühnen, Flurförderzeuge, Seile, Ketten, Haken)
  • Hazards:
    AB Terminologische Festlegungen in Normen mit Arbeitsschutzbezug; HA Gefährdungen durch Faktoren der Arbeits- und Arbeitsplatzgestaltung im Allgemeinen
  • ICS:
    11.180.10 Aids and adaptation for moving; 91.140.90 Lifts. Escalators
  • Price:
    251,30 EUR
  • Cited in:
    DIN EN 50600-2-1 (2021-09); VDI 6008 Blatt 4 (2017-11)<STARR>
  • Identical with:
    prEN 81-41(2016-06)<IDT>
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