DS/EN 709 + A4/AC:2013

Agricultural and forestry machinery - Pedestrian controlled tractors with mounted rotary cultivators, motor hoes, motor hoes with drive wheel(s) - Safety


Status:
Current
Type:
Correction sheet
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

Harmonized standards:
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Scope

This European Standard specifies safety requirements and testing for design and construction of, pedestrian controlled tractors with mounted rotary cultivators with the cultivator rotating axis horizontal and perpendicular to the direction of motion of the machine, motor hoes and motor hoes with drive wheel(s), all as used in agriculture, forestry, landscaping and gardening (including amenity use).
It describes methods for the elimination or reduction of risks arising from their use. In addition, it specifies the type of information to be provided by the manufacturer on safe working practices.
This European Standard does not cover the requirements to fulfil national road traffic regulations such as lights, steering and braking.
Environmental aspects have not been considered in this standard.
This European Standard applies primarily to machines which are manufactured after the date of issue of the standard.

Number of pages: 8

Published: 2013-03-08

Date of approval: 2013-01-18

International relationships : EN 709:1997+A4:2009/AC:2012 IDT

ICS: 65.060.10 - Agricultural tractors and trailed vehicles 65.060.20 - Soil-working equipment 65.060.70 - Horticultural equipment

Item number: M268530


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 144/WG 4

Danish committee

DS/S-145