This European Standard specifies the requirements, test methods and performance criteria for point heat detectors for use in fire detection and fie alarm systems for buildings (see EN 54-1: 1996).
For other types of heat detector, or for detectors intended for use in other environments, this standard should only be used for guidance. Heat detectors with special characteristics and developed for specific risks are not covered by this standard.
Directives related to this standards.
Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec