|Document ID (ISN)||103030|
|Convention or series no.
Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenossenschaften (HVBG)
||Use of fire protection systems based on oxygen-displacing gases
||Einsatz von Feuerlöschanlagen mit sauerstoffverdrängenden Gasen [in German]|
||Carl Heymanns Verlag KG, Luxemburgerstrasse 449, 50939 Köln, Germany, Apr. 2004. 21p.
||Contents of this update of the guidelines of the German Mutual Occupational Accident Insurance Association of July 1998 concerning the use of fire fighting equipment based on oxygen-displacing gases: scope; definitions; general requirements; requirements applicable to buildings and equipment (alarm systems, latency time before operation, stop devices, blocking devices, earthing, escape ways, automatically-closing doors, danger warning signs); how the equipment works; re-entering the premises after use of the system. In appendices: sign-off form for the receipt of gas extinguishing equipment that does not present a hazard to persons; related directives, rules and standards. Previous edition: ZH 1/206.
||fire fighting; inert gases; Germany
||warning agents; carbon dioxide; nitrogen; piping; safety checks; alarm systems; hazard identification; directive; escape time
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||Germany|
||Fire and explosions
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards