List of safety standards for 2021

By Clarence Klassen

This list provides a yearly update of standards applicable to web handling. Revisions this year are shown in bold-italics.

Risk Assessment

ANSI B11.0-2020 Safety of Machinery; General Requirements and Risk Assessment

ANSI/ISO 12100:2012 Safety of machinery -- General principles for design -- Risk assessment and risk reduction

ANSI/ISO/TR 14121-2:2012 Safety Of Machinery - Risk Assessment - Part 2: Practical Guidance And Examples Of Methods

CSA Z1002:2012 (R2017) Occupational health and safety - Hazard identification and elimination and risk assessment and control

Guarding Dimensions

ANSI B11.19-2019 Performance Requirements For Risk Reduction Measures: Safeguarding And Other Means Of Reducing Risk

EN/ISO 13849-1:2015 Safety of machinery -- Safety-related parts of control systems -- Part 1: General principles for design

CSA Z432-2016 Safeguarding of machinery

CAN/CSA-ISO 13857:2015 (R2020) (Adopted ISO 13857:2008, first edition, 2008-03-01) Safety of machinery — Safety distances to prevent hazard zones being reached by upper and lower limbs

ISO 13857:2019 Safety of machinery -- Safety distances to prevent hazard zones being reached by upper and lower limbs

Safe Distance calculations must be made whenever Sensitive Protective Equipment such as light curtains, laser scanners, safety mats are used. The standards listed above detail the requirements for safe distance calculations.

Drives

IEC 61800-5-2:2016 Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems - Part 5-2: Safety requirements - Functional

Safety Circuit Performance

ANSI B11.19-2019 Performance Requirements For Risk Reduction Measures: Safeguarding And Other Means Of Reducing Risk.

EN/ISO 13849-1:2015 Safety of machinery - Safety-related parts of control systems - Part 1: General principles for design

EN/ISO 13849-2:2012 (R2018) Safety of machinery -- Safety-Related Parts of Control Systems -- Part 2: Validation

Emergency Stop (E-Stop)

NFPA 79:2021 Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery

ANSI B11.19:2019 Performance Requirements For Risk Reduction Measures: Safeguarding And Other Means Of Reducing Risk.

:1997+AMD1:2005+AMD2:2016 Low-voltage switchgear and control gear - Part 5-5: Control circuit devices and switching elements - Electrical emergency stop device with mechanical latching function

CSA Z432:2016 Safeguarding of machinery

DIN/EN/ISO 13850:2016 Safety of machinery -- Emergency stop function -- Principles for design

EN/ISO 12100:2010 (R2015) Safety of machinery -- General principles for design -- Risk assessment and risk reduction

EN/ISO 13849-1:2015 Safety of machinery -- Safety-related parts of control systems -- Part 1: General principles for design

C Standards

ANSI/SPI B151.2-1999 Plastic Film Casting Machinery-Manufacture, Care and Use

ANSI/SPI B151.4-1999 Blown Film Take-Off and Auxiliary Equipment -Manufacture, Care and Use

ANSI/SPI B151.5-2020 Plastic Film and Sheet Winding Machinery-Manufacture, Care and Use

ANSI/SPI B151.7-2014 Safety Requirements for Extrusion Machines

ANSI/SPI B151.20-2013 Safety Requirements for Plastic Sheet Production Machinery

CEN - EN 1034-1:2021 Safety of Machinery - Safety Requirements for the Design and Construction of Paper-Making and Finishing Machines - Part 1: Common Requirements

EN 1034-2:2005+A1:2009 Safety Of Machinery - Safety Requirements For The Design And Construction Of Paper Making And Finishing Machines - Part 2: Barking Drums

EN 1034-3:2011 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 3: Rereelers and winders

DIN EN 1034-4:2010 Safety Of Machinery - Safety Requirements For The Design And Construction Of Paper Making And Finishing Machines - Part 4: Pulpers And Their Loading Facilities

DIN EN 1034-5:2010 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 5: Sheeters

DIN EN 1034-6:2010 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 6: Calender

DIN EN 1034-7:2010 Safety Of Machinery - Safety Requirements For The Design And Construction Of Paper Making And Finishing Machines - Part 7: Chests

SIST EN 1034-8:2012 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 8: Refining plants

EN 1034-13:2005+A1:2009 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 13: Machines for de-wiring bales and units

EN 1034-14:2005+A1:2009 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 14: Reel splitter

DIN EN 1034-16:2012 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 16: Paper and board making machines

DIN EN 1034-17:2012 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 17: Tissue making machines

DIN EN 1034-21:2012 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 21: Coating machines

EN 1034-22:2005+A1:2009 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 22: Wood Grinders

DIN EN 1034-26:2012 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 26: Roll packaging machines

DIN EN 1034-27:2012 Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 27: Roll handling systems

EN 1114-1:2011 Plastics and rubber machines - Extruders and extrusion lines

DIN EN 1114-2:2010 Plastics And Rubber Machines - Extruders And Extrusion Lines - Part 2: Safety Requirements For Die Face Pelletizers

EN 1114-3:2019 Plastics and rubber machines - Extruders and extrusion lines - Part 3: Safety requirements for haul-off

EN 1417:2014 Plastics and rubber machines - Two roll mills

EN 1539:2015 Dryers and ovens, in which flammable substances are released

EN 1570-1:2015 Safety requirements for lifting tables

EN/ISO 11111-1:2016 Textile machinery - Safety requirements-Part 1: Common requirements

EN 12581:2005 (+A1:2010) Coating plants - Machinery for dip coating and electrodeposition of organic liquid coating material - Safety requirements

EN 13418:2013 Plastics and rubber machines - Winding machines for film or sheet

EN 15067:2008 Plastics and rubber machines - Film converting machines for bags and sacks - Safety requirements

Note: Please send me an email if I have missed any applicable safety standards and I will add to the list next year. In particular, I am interested in standards applicable in Asia.

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