This part of HD 60364 applies to electrical installations with regard to measures for the protection of persons, livestock and property against – thermal effects, combustion or degradation of materials, and risk of burns caused by electrical equipment, – flames in case of a fire hazard being propagated from electrical installations to other fire compartments segregated by barriers which are in the vicinity, and – the impairment of the safe functioning of electrical equipment including safety services. NOTE 1 – For protection against thermal effects, national statutory requirements may be applicable. NOTE 2 – Protection against overcurrent is dealt with in IEC 60364-4-43.
Number of pages: 31
Date of approval: 2015-10-01
International relationships: HD 60364-4-42:2011 IDTIEC 60364-4-42:2010 MOD