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BS EN 1037

1996 Edition, July 15, 1996

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Safety of machinery - Prevention of unexpected start-up

Includes all amendments and changes through Amendment 1, November 30, 2008

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Product Details:

  • Revision: 1996 Edition, July 15, 1996
  • Published Date: November 30, 2008
  • Status: Active, Most Current
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: British Standards Institution (BSI)
  • Page Count: 22
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: No

Description / Abstract:

This standard specifies built-in safety measures aimed at preventing unexpected machine start-up to allow safe human interventions in danger zones.

This standard applies to unexpected start-up from all types of energy source, i.e.:

— Power supply, e.g. electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic;

— Stored energy due to, e.g., gravity, compressed springs;

— External influences, e.g. from wind;