BS EN 1627. Pedestrian doorsets, windows, curtain walling, grilles and shutters. Burglar resistance. Requirements and classification
|Standard number:||19/30383354 DC|
- 91.060.50 Doors and windows
- 13.310 Protection against crime
This document specifies requirements and classification systems for burglar resistant characteristics of pedestrian doorsets, windows, curtain walling, grilles and shutters. It is applicable to the following means of opening: Turning, tilting, folding, turn-tilting, top or bottom hung, sliding (horizontally and vertically), pivoted (horizontally and vertically) and rolling as well as fixed constructions. It also covers products that include items such as letter plates or ventilation grilles. It specifies requirements for the burglar resistance of a construction product (as defined in 3.1 of this standard).
The elements of curtain walling will be assigned to group 1 to 4 product depending on their design.
Mechatronic and electronic security systems are included in Annex E.
This document does not directly cover the resistance of locks and cylinders to attack with picking tools. It also does not cover precast concrete elements. Hardware is a component on the products and cannot be classified as such according to this standard.
This document does not apply to doors, gates and barriers, intended for installation in areas in the reach of persons, and for which the main intended uses are giving safe access for goods and vehicles accompanied or driven by persons in industrial, commercial or residential premises, as covered by EN 13241.
It is important that construction products that can be reached or driven through by vehicles are protected by appropriate measures such as barriers, extensible ramps, etc.