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BS 5395-3:1985 Stairs, ladders and walkways. Code of practice for the design of industrial type stairs, permanent ladders and walkways (AMD 14247) (No longer current but cited in Building Regulations guidance)
Covers factors affecting choice of means of access or escape, structural materials, dimensions, safety equipment, platform and walkway floor loads.
Superseded by BS EN ISO 14122-1:2001+A1:2010, BS EN ISO 14122-2:2001+A1:2010, BS EN ISO 14122-3:2001+A1:2010, BS EN ISO 14122-4:2004+A1:2010, BS 4211:2005+A1:2008, BS 4592-0:2006+A1:2012.
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