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Reference EN 45545-5:2013
Title Railway applications - Fire protection on railway vehicles - Part 5: Fire safety requirements for electrical equipment including that of trolley buses, track guided buses and magnetic levitation vehicles
Project Number 22841
Abstract/Scope This Part of EN 45545 specifies the fire safety requirements for electrical equipment on railway vehicles, including that of trolley buses, track guided buses and magnetic levitation vehicles. The measures and requirements, specified in this European Standard meet the objective of protecting passengers and staff in railway vehicles in the event of a fire on board by:  lowering the risk of starting a fire both during operation and as a result of technical defect and/or malfunction of the electrical equipment, ensuring that electrical emergency equipment continues to be functional until evacuation is complete (see FprEN 45545-6).


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2013-03-01
Current Stage code deadline 2013-12-10
Deadline date for vote 2012-04-01


Directive(s) RAIL (2008/57/EC)
Mandate(s) M/275; M/334; M/483
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 9
Reference Document  
ICS 13.220.20 - Fire protection
45.060.01 - Railway rolling stock in general
Note 2012-04-23 - Formal Vote editing allocated to * Supersedes CLC/TS 45545-5:2009 * Target date for vote (set by default) = 2012-04-01 * Enquiries on 5 other parts launched by CEN/TC 256 in April 2010
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2013-03-01 2013-12-10 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2012-12-10 2013-01-07  
5060 2012-11-05 2012-11-26 export to doc file  EN
5020 2012-08-31 2012-11-02 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
4099 2012-03-26 2012-09-07  
4060 2010-10-18 2011-01-18 export to doc file  EN
4020 2010-05-14 2010-10-15 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
3099 2010-05-02 2010-05-14  
1099 2010-04-01    
1000 2009-12-03 2010-03-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2012-12-10
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2013-03-01
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2013-06-10
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2013-12-10
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2015-12-10


Supersedes CLC/TS 45545-5:2009
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6)  

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.