prEN 81-72 rev

Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Particular applications for passenger and goods passenger lifts - Part 72: Firefighters lifts

General information

30.98 Project deleted   Oct 4, 2012


CEN/TC 10 Lifts, escalators and moving walks

European Norm


A lift in conformity with EN 81: Part 1 and Part 2 are designated to have additional protection with controls and signals. It is to be used under the direct control of the fire service, for fighting a fire or evacuation and located in a protected environment. This Standard is part of EN 81 series of Standards. This European Standard deals with the significant hazards (see clause4) pertinent to lifts, when they are used as intended and under the conditions foreseen by the manufacturer and installers, in view of the needs of the firefighters.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard



Life cycle


EN 81-72:2003


prEN 81-72 rev
30.98 Project deleted
Oct 4, 2012