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prБДС EN 45545-3:2022

Railway applications - Fire protection on railway vehicles - Part 3: Fire resistance requirements for fire barriers

General information

40.60     Feb 17, 2022



European Standard

13.220.20     45.060.01  


This part of EN 45545 specifies the fire resistance requirements and testing methods for fire barriers for railway vehicles.
The objective of the measures and requirements, specified in this part of EN 45545, is to protect passengers and staff in railway vehicles in the event of a developing fire on board.
Use of a Fire Containment and Control System, where permitted as an alternative to a fire barrier, is not in the scope of this part of EN 45545. It is not within the scope of this part of EN 45545 to describe measures that ensure the preservation of the railway vehicles in the event of a fire.

Directives and Regulations

When the standard is harmonized under a directive or regulation, the word Harmonized appear. When such an inscription does not appear, it means that the standard is related to / supporting the relevant directive or regulation.


Directive (EU) 2016/797 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 May 2016 on the interoperability of the rail system within the European Union (Text with EEA relevance)

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БДС EN 45545-3:2013


prБДС EN 45545-3:2022
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Adopted from prEN 45545-3