Everyone benefits from using standards: governments, industry, but also the consumer. You and me, that is.
There are four types of standards:
Each standard name is identically structured: first the code with an abbreviation and serial number, then the year edition and finally the title.
NBN S 21-100-1:2021 Fire detection and fire alarm systems - Part 1
Code: NBN S (abbreviation) 21-100-1 (sequence number)
Annual Edition: 2021
Title: Fire detection and fire alarm systems - Part 1
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