Lighting Industry related British Standards

BS 9999 Code Of Practice For Fire Safety In The Design, Management And Use Of Buildings Issued

BS 9999BS 9999 has now been fully revised to align with current industry practices, new technology and other parts of the fire safety standards series.

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New British Standard For LED Luminaires Published

led luminaireBS EN 62722-2-1:2016
Luminaire performance. Particular requirements for LED luminaires

Published : May 2016

 

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British Standard BS EN 61167 2011 Metal Halide Lamps Replaced

metal halideBS EN 61167:2011 has been withdrawn and replaced by the 2016 edition
Metal halide lamps. Performance specification

Publication Date: 31 July 2016
Replaces: BS EN 61167:2011

 

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BS 7000-2 Guide To Managing The Design Of Manufactured Products Updated

BS 7000 Part 2 Guide to managing the design of manufactured products is an easy-to-read and easy-to implement guide to managing every stage of the design process.

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A New British Standard on Emergency Lighting Has Been Issued

Emergency lightingBS 5266-1:2016 gives detailed guidance on the application and practice of emergency lighting. The standard’s recommendations have been drawn up to encourage uniformity of application, based on providing adequate safety to people in the event that normal lighting is interrupted.

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BS 7430 Code of practice for protective earthing of electrical installations updated

BS 7430 Amendment 1:2015
This standard is an amendment to BS 7430:2011 Code of practice for protective earthing of electrical installations. It provides recommendations and guidance on meeting the requirements for earthing land-based electrical installations in and around buildings in the UK.

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BS 5489-2 Code of practice for the design of road lighting. Lighting of tunnels

BS 5489-2 Code of practice for the design of road lighting. Lighting of tunnels has been released.

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BS EN 13201-5 Road lighting. Energy performance indicators

BS EN 13201-5
Road lighting. Energy performance indicators Published 31 January 2016

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BS EN 13032-4 LED lamps, Modules and Luminaires

BS EN 13032-4:2015
Light and lighting. Measurement and presentation of photometric data of lamps and luminaires. LED lamps, modules and luminaires

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Emergency Lighting BS 5266-1 is now available as a draft for public consultation

This part of BS 5266 gives recommendations and guidance on the factors that need to be taken into account in the design, installation and wiring of electrical emergency lighting systems, in order to provide the lighting performance needed for safety of people in the building in the event of failure of the supply to the normal lighting.

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