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DIN VDE 0834-1 VDE 0834-1:2016-06

* German Language Version *

Call systems in hospitals, nursing homes and similiar institutions

Part 1: Requirements for equipment, planning, erection and operation

Class/Status: Standard, valid
Released: 2016-06
VDE Art. No.: 0800319


This standard applies to the installation, modification, extension and examination for and the operation of call systems, allowing to call or search for persons; moreover, additional information may be transferred. These systems are characterised on that a more or less important danger may occur to the calling person or a third party in case calls are not transferred due to a fault condition or systems faults not being identified in time.
This standard applies to installations in a) hospitals, care homes, care wards and similar institutions;
b) elderly persons homes, sheltered accommodation; c) places of detention.