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 5467:2016 Electric cables. Thermosetting insulated, armoured cables of rated voltages of 600/1 000 V and 1 900/3 300 V for fixed installations

The latest version of BS5467: 2016 is a full revision of the 2008 version of the standard and introduces a number of important changes.

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BS9991 - Fire safety in the design, management and use of residential buildings

BS 9991 exists to help people put adequate fire safety measures in place in residential buildings. This includes fire detection and alarm systems and fixed fire-fighting systems.

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New Standard BS 8611:2016 Released - Guide to the ethical design and application of robots and robotic systems

BS8611 Guide to the ethical design and application of robots and robotic systems BSI, the business standards company has published BS 8611 Ethics design and application robots. Using digital information and automation technologies within the manufacturing sector is growing more prevalent with the aim of increasing productivity levels.

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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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BS EN ISO 9001:2015 Quality management systems - Fully Revised

With more than a million organizations certified to ISO 9001, it is the most widely recognized standard in the world. It sets out requirements for quality management systems, and is suitable for all types of organizations.

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BS EN ISO 14001:2015 - Environmental management systems. Fully Revised

BS EN ISO 14001 puts environmental management at the heart of your organization’s operations to help meet environmental regulations and improve efficiency and environmental performance.

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BS 7273-4 For Actuation Of Doors Release Mechanisms Updated

BS 7273-4:2015 Code of Practice for the operation of fire protection measures - Part 4: Actuation of release mechanisms for doors

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Protect New Buildings From Methane And Carbon Dioxide Gases

Methane and carbon dioxide leaking from the ground can accumulate in buildings and lead to explosions, asphyxiation or poisoning.

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BS EN 61082-1 Preparation of Documents Used in Electrotechnology Released

BS EN 61082-1 Part 1: Rules 2015, now published in its third edition, is the latest version of a long-established industry standard for the production of electrotechnical documentation

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