BS EN 81-3:2001 Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts. Electric and hydraulic service lifts
Applies to new electric service lifts with traction or positive drive, or hydraulic service lifts defined as lifting equipment, serving defined landing levels, having a car, suspended by ropes or chains or supported by a ram and moving between rigid vertical guide rails, or guide rails whose inclination to the vertical does not exceed 15°. Covers service lifts with rated load not exceeding 300kg and not intended to move persons.
Supersedes BS 5655-3:1989.
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