Essential Health and Safety Requirements are listed in the Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 2008.

Individual Harmonised European Standards may apply, dependant upon the actual features of the machine.

Essential Health and Safety Requirements Harmonised European Standards

1.1.2
1.3
1.1.4
1.1.5
1.1.6
1.1.7
1.1.8
1.2.1
1.2.2
1.2.3
1.2.4
1.2.2.1
1.2.2.2
1.2.2.3
1.2.2.4
1.2.5
1.2.6
1.3.1
1.3.2
1.3.3
1.3.4
1.3.5
1.3.6
1.3.7
1.3.8
1.3.8.1
1.3.8.2
1.3.9
1.4.1
1.4.2
1.4.2.1
1.4.2.2
1.4.2.3
1.4.3
1.5.1
1.5.2
1.5.3
1.5.4
1.5.5
1.5.6
1.5.7
1.5.8
1.5.9
1.5.10
1.5.11
1.5.12
1.5.13
1.5.14
1.5.15
1.5.16
1.6.1
1.6.2
1.6.3
1.6.4
1.6.5
1.7.1
1.7.1.1
1.7.1.2
1.7.2
1.7.3
1.7.4
1.7.4.1
1.7.4.2
1.7.4.3

Principles of safety integration
Materials and products
Lighting
Design to facilitate handling
Ergonomics
Operating positions
Seating
Safety and reliability of control system
Control devices
Starting
Stopping
Normal stop
Operational stop
Emergency stop
Assembly of machinery
Mode selection
Failure of power supply
Stability
Risk of break up during operation
Risk of falling or ejected objects
Risks due to surfaces, edges and angles
Risks related to combined machinery
Risks related to variation in operating conditions
Risks related to moving parts
Choice of protection against risks arising from moving parts
Moving transmission parts
Movement of parts involved in the process
Risk of uncontrolled movements
General requirements of guards
Special requirements for guards
Fixed guards
Interlocked movable guards
Adjustable guards
Special requirements for protection devices
Electricity supply
Static electricity
Energy supply other than electricity
Errors of fitting
Extreme temperatures
Fire
Explosion
Noise
Vibration
Radiation
External radiation
Lasers
Emissions of hazardous materials and substances, etc.
Risk of being trapped in a machine
Risks of trips, etc.
Lightning
Machinery maintenance
Access to operating and servicing positions
Isolation of energy sources
Operator intervention
Cleaning of internal parts
Information and warnings
Information devices
Warning devices
Warning of residual risks
Marking
Instructions
General principles
Content of instructions
Sales literature


EN 349
EN 418
EN 574
EN 614, 1+2
EN 842
EN 894, 1+2

EN 953

EN 981
EN 982

EN 983

EN 1037
EN 1088

EN 1760 -1
EN 1760 -2
EN 1921
EN 12100, 1+2

EN 13849, 1+2
EN 13855

EN 13857

EN 14121-1

Safety of Machinery – Safety gaps to avoid crushing of parts of the human body
Safety of Machinery – Emergency stop equipment
Safety of Machinery - Two Handed Control
Safety of Machinery – Ergonomic design principles
Safety of Machinery – Visual danger signals
Safety of Machinery – Ergonomic requirements for the design of displays and control actuators
Safety of Machinery – Guards: General requirements for the design and construction of fixed and movable guards
Safety of Machinery – System of auditory and visual danger and information signals Safety of Machinery – Safety requirements for fluid power systems and their components – Hydraulics
Safety of Machinery – Safety requirements for fluid power systems and their components – Pneumatics
Safety of Machinery – Prevention of unexpected start-up
Safety of Machinery – Interlocking devices associated with guards – Principles for design and selection
Safety of Machinery - Pressure Sensitive Safety Devices - Mats and Floors
Safety of Machinery - Pressure Sensitive Safety Devices - Edges and Bars
Integrated Manufacturing Systems
Safety of Machinery – Basic concepts, general principles of design (replaces: EN 292, 1+2)
Safety of Machinery - Safety related parts of control systems (replaces: EN 954, 1+2)
Safety of Machinery - The Positioning of Protective Equipment in Respect of Approach Speeds of Parts of the Human Body (replaces EN 999)
Safety of Machinery – Safety distances to prevent danger zones from being reached by the upper and lower limbs (replaces EN 294 and EN 811)
Safety of Machinery – Risk Assessment – Principles (replaces EN 1050)

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