Updated list of standards, Machinery Directive

The European Commission has published an updated list of European harmonized standards on July 11, 2014 that affect the Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC). Updates to existing standards has been made but the list(2014/C 220/01) also contains 16 new standards.

The new list of harmonized standards for machinery is as follows;

  • EN 415-10:2014 – Safety of packaging machines – Part 10: General Requirements
  • EN 474-1:2006+A4:2013/AC:2014 – Earth-moving machinery – Safety – Part 1: General requirements
  • EN ISO 3691-5:2014 – Industrial trucks – Safety requirements and verification – Part 5: Pedestrian-propelled trucks (ISO 3691-5:2014)
  • EN ISO 3691-6:2013 – Industrial trucks – Safety requirements and verification – Part 6: Burden and personnel carriers (ISO 3691-6:2013)
  • EN ISO 3691-6:2013/AC:2014
  • EN 12312-4:2014 – Aircraft ground support equipment – Specific requirements – Part 4: Passenger boarding bridges
  • EN 12643:2014 – Earth-moving machinery – Rubber-tyred machines – Steering requirements (ISO 5010:1992 modified)
  • EN 13120:2009+A1:2014 – Internal blinds – Performance requirements including safety
  • EN ISO 13482:2014 – Robots and robotic devices – Safety requirements for personal care robots (ISO 13482:2014)
  • EN 13524:2003+A2:2014 – Highway maintenance machines – Safety requirements
  • EN 14043:2014 – High rise aerial appliances for fire and rescue service use – Turntable ladders with combined movements – Safety and performance requirements and test methods
  • EN 14044:2014 – High rise aerial appliances for fire and rescue service use – Turntable ladders with sequential movements – Safety and performance requirements and test methods
  • EN 15011:2011+A1:2014 – Cranes – Bridge and gantry cranes
  • EN 16307-5:2013 – Industrial trucks – Safety requirements and verification – Part 5: Supplementary requirements for pedestrian-propelled trucks
  • EN 16307-6:2014 – Industrial trucks – Safety requirements and verification – Part 6: Supplementary requirements for burden and personnel carriers
  • EN 16327:2014 – Fire-fighting – Positive-pressure proportioning systems (PPPS) and compressed-air foam systems (CAFS)

Many other standards have been updated as well. Manufacturers that have applied the CE mark on their machinery in orderto comply with the Machinery Directive.

View the revised list. LINK