EN ISO 12100-2 November 2003

EN ISO 12100-2 November 2003

Safety of machinery : Basic concepts, general principles for design

Part 2: Technical principles

Replaces the approved standard NF EN 292-2 dated December 1991 and its amendment dated June 1995.

Correspondence The European standard EN ISO 12100-2:2003 has the status of French standard. It reproduces in full the international standard ISO 12100-2:2003.

Analysis This standard is the second part of the standard NF EN ISO 12100. It determines technical principles and specifications likely to help engineering and design departments to incorporate safety for machines for professional and non-professional use. It may also be applied to other technical products which present similar dangerous phenomena.

Descriptors Technical International Thesaurus: safety of machines, dangerous machines, design, accident prevention, specifications, human factors engineering, control devices, information, indexes (documentation).

Modifications With respect to document replaced, updating of the document to take into account the development of European comments (among other things the incorporation of notions relating to mobility and lifting) and non European approaches for its passage to ISO.