Emergency lighting is essential as when a problem arises in a building and all other systems fail, it enables people to safely exit the premises. Here at Existatest, we provide a range of emergency lighting testing services, please contact our proficient team for additional information.
Emergency lighting is governed by BS 5266 - 8:2004. It is designed to provide adequate lighting to locate call points, firefighting equipment, and safe exit from a building.
Emergency Lighting shall be activated on both the complete failure of the normal lighting supply and to the localised final circuit failure. Certain daily, monthly, and annual inspection and tests are required.
The testing of the emergency lighting will verify that the existing installation operates correctly but does not certify that the original design meets current guidelines. At our well-known company, we offer a separate emergency lighting design service for this.
The monthly inspections as above should be undertaken and the following:
In addition to the tests shown above, the system monitors should also be checked for correct operation.