Safety regulations for the method of operation
Fire Safety & Security Products
National standards, regulations and legislation
Siemens products are developed and produced in compliance with the relevant
European and international safety standards. Should additional national or local
safety standards or legislation concerning the planning, assembly, installation,
operation or disposal of the product apply at the place of operation, then these
must also be taken into account together with the safety regulations in the product
Work on electrical installations may only be carried out by qualified
electricians or by instructed persons working under the guidance and
supervision of a qualified electrician, in accordance with the electrotechnical
Wherever possible disconnect products from the power supply when carrying
out commissioning, maintenance or repair work on them.
Lock volt-free areas to prevent them being switched back on again by mistake.
Label the connection terminals with external external voltage using a
'DANGER External voltage' sign.
Route mains connections to products separately and fuse them with their own,
clearly marked fuse.
Fit an easily accessible disconnecting device in accordance with IEC 60950-1
outside the installation.
Produce earthing as stated in local safety regulations.
Assembly, installation, commissioning and maintenance
If you require tools such as a ladder, these must be safe and must be intended
for the work in hand.
When starting the fire control panel ensure that unstable conditions cannot
Ensure that all points listed in the 'Testing the product operability' section below
You may only set controls to normal function when the product operability has
been completely tested and the system has been handed over to the customer.