Get the inside track on safety for rail systems in the 2007 Spanish edition of NFPA 130!
The 2007 Spanish edition of NFPA 130: Standard for Fixed Guideway Transit and Passenger Rail Systems specifies fire protection and life safety requirements for underground, surface, and elevated fixed guideway transit and passenger rail systems including stations, trainways, vehicles, vehicle maintenance and storage areas.
Keep up with revisions in the 2007 edition that increase safety including:
New requirements for electrical conductor protection in stations, trainways and ventilation systems
Recognition of fire resistive cables
Changes to egress design requirements and calculations of occupant loads
New requirements for electronic operated fare collection equipment
Reorganization of Chapters 5 for consistency throughout the document and restructuring of Chapter 6 based on components rather than trainway location
Complete revision of the Performance Based Vehicle design criteria and Annex Material
Revisions to the requirements for rail vehicle fire resistance tests and procedures
New Annex D on Rail Vehicle Fires
This document pertains to stations accommodating only passengers and employees of the fixed guideway transit and passenger rail systems and incidental occupancies in the stations. (Softbound, 58 pp., 2007 Spanish Edition)