March 18, 2015
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Exit-sign-300x248Why does a premises need emergency lighting & how is it checked ?

BS 5266 :- Code of Practice for the emergency lighting of premises
Simply put emergency lighting exists to allow safe egress from an area in the event of a mains power failure
Emergency lighting is subjected to a range of tests over a 12 month cycle to both comply with the code & prove safe egress

At S & K Projects Ltd we offer a full maintenance and testing service to confirm that the above statements & standards are met.


  • Survey of premises carried out with drawings & log books produced
  • Location of emergency luminaires assessed & reviewed
  • 1, 3, 6 & 12 month tests carried out and results logged
  • Degradation of luminaires analysed to avoid failures
  • Failed luminaires repaired or replaced
  • Energy efficient luminaires recommended & installed


Don’t be left in the dark , let S & K Projects Ltd take care of emergency lighting maintenance
Rest easy knowing your premises is both compliant & safe