Routine testing and maintenance of emergency lighting systems

The testing and maintenance of emergency lighting systems is a departmental responsibility.

The head of department must nominate a responsible person to supervise or effect through a competent outside contractor the maintenance and testing of the emergency lighting system as required in BS 5266: Part 1: 1999.

NB Any outside contractor nominated for such work must be approved by the University Estates Services.

THIS STATEMENT FORMS PART OF THE UNIVERSITY SAFETY POLICY. UNIVERSITY GUIDANCE NOTE S6/96 IS WITHDRAWN. PLEASE AMEND THE INDEX.

March 2005