DS/EN ISO 11553-2:2009

Safety of machinery - Laser processing machines - Part 2: Safety requirements for hand-held laser processing devices


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
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Legislation:

Legislation

Harmonized under:
  • Directive 2006/42/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast

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Scope

This part of ISO 11553 specifies the requirements for laser processing devices, as defined in ISO 11553-1, which are hand-held or hand-operated.
The purpose of this part of ISO 11553 is to draw attention to the particular hazards related to the use of hand-held laser and hand-operated laser processing devices and to prevent personal injury. This includes both the areas of hazard analysis and risk assessment as well as protective measures.
Requirements concerning noise as a hazard are not included in this part of ISO 11553. These requirements are to be included in a subsequent amendment.
This part of ISO 11553 does not apply to laser products or equipment manufactured solely or expressly for applications which are excluded from the scope of ISO 11553-1.


Number of pages: 36

Published: 2009-01-30

Date of approval: 2009-01-14

International relationships : EN ISO 11553-2:2008 IDT ISO 11553-2:2007 IDT

ICS: 31.260 - Optoelectronics. Laser equipment 13.110 - Safety of machinery

Item number: M228038


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 123
  • ISO/TC 172/SC 9/WG 3

Danish committee

DS/V-001