RC62 Recommendations for fire safety with photovoltaic panel installations

These recommendations provide guidance and background information relating to fire safety concerning the installation of photovoltaic panels on residential, commercial and industrial premises. Consideration is given to the location and fitting of the panels on buildings, and some aspects of electrical safety, where this has an impact on the prevention of fires. Guidance is also provided regarding the safety of firefighters, particularly from electrical hazards associated with the DC side of the installation.