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Electrician's Guide to Emergency Lighting (2nd Edition)

Electrician's Guide to Emergency Lighting (2nd Edition)

By: Paul Cook

17th Edition - Amendment 3, 2015

Details: Wire-Bound Paperback , 110 pages.

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Publication date: 15/01/2014

Publisher: IET

ISBN: 9781849197717

Publication Status: Not available - New 3rd Edition Due April 2018


The Electrician’s Guide to Emergency Lighting, 2nd Edition has been updated to take into account changes to the Code of Practice for the Emergency Escape Lighting of Premises) in BS 5266:2011. The Code of Practice has undergone extensive changes to assist those engineers wishing to protect occupants from the hazards identified by risk assessments and also to evaluate existing premises to decide if they need to be upgraded to meet current requirements. The standard has also been expanded to give guidance to protect occupants from a sudden loss of the normal lighting supply. This guide is one of a number of publications prepared by the IET to provide guidance on specific areas of electrical installations in buildings. It takes into account the relevant parts of BS 7671 and BS 5266. About the Author: Paul Cook CEng FIEE was previously the Principal Engineer in the Technical Regulations department of the IEE. For many years he was closely involved in the preparation of BS 7671 and related publications. He has wide experience of electrical contracting in various roles from design engineer to business manager.