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fire lift [1 record]

Record 1 2011-08-10


Subject field(s)
  • Elevators
  • Fixed Rescue Facilities (fire)
  • Pre-Fire Planning

A lift or elevator either within a building with especially protected structural enclosure, or on the facade of a building and with machinery, power supplies and controls which can be switched for exclusive use by the fire brigade during an emergency.


fire lift; fire elevator; fire fighters' elevator: terms and definition standardized by ISO.

Key term(s)
  • firefighters lift


  • Ascenseurs et monte-charge
  • Installations fixes de secours (incendies)
  • Prévision des incendies

Ascenseur soit à l'intérieur d'un bâtiment avec une gaine spécialement protégée, soit en façade d'un bâtiment, équipé d'une machinerie, des sources d'énergie et des commandes spécialement protégées, possédant une position de commande pour l'utilisation exclusive par les sapeurs-pompiers en cas d'urgence.


ascenseur prioritaire sapeurs-pompiers : terme et définition normalisés par l'ISO.


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