SR EN 1777+A1:2009

Hydraulic platforms (HPs) for fire fighting and rescue services - Safety requirements and testing

General This document identifies the significant hazards (see 4) in the use of all sizes of HP by fire fighting and rescue services, on the basis that they are supplied in a complete form, tested and ready for use, and gives methods for the elimination or reduction of these hazards and for the use of safe working practices. NOTE The principles of this standard have been used for HPs ranging from the smallest up to working heights exceeding 70 m, and are expected to be applicable to all foreseeable developments of HPs for Fire Services. This document deals with HPs, the base of which is normally a motor vehicle, but can also be static or fixed, or mobile in the form of: - a trailer or de-mountable unit - any other type of self-propelled vehicle For vehicle mounted HPs this document is intended to be used in conjunction with EN 1846-2, Fire fighting and rescue service vehicles -Part 2: Common requirements - Safety and performance. This document is not applicable to HPs which were manufactured before the date of publication of this document by CEN. 1.2 This document is applicable


Status : Withdrawn
Approval date : 8/31/2009
Publish date : 9/2/2009
Withdrawal date : 9/30/2010
Number of pages : 90
ICS : 13.220.10 Fire-fighting
Technical Committee : 216 - Fire protection equipment

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