IEC 60364-4-42:2010 - Low-voltage electrical installations. Protection for safety. Protection against thermal effects

IEC 60364-4-42:2010

Low-voltage electrical installations. Protection for safety. Protection against thermal effects

Status : Current   Published : May 2010

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IEC 60364-4-42:2010 applies to electrical installations with regard to measures for the protection of persons, livestock and property against:


- thermal effects, combustion or degradation of materials, and risk of burns caused by electrical equipment,


- flames in case of a fire hazard being propagated from electrical installations to other fire compartments segregated by barriers which are in the vicinity, and


- the impairment of the safe functioning of electrical equipment including safety services.


This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition, published in 2001, and constitutes a technical revision. The main changes with respect to the previous edition are listed below:


- The scope now includes protection against all thermal effects and flames in case of a fire hazard being propagated from electrical installations to other fire compartments segregated by barriers which are in the vicinity.


- Requirements associated with escape routes for evacuation in an emergency have been expanded/modified.


- Requirements associated with the nature of processed or stored materials have been expanded/modified.


- Requirements associated with combustible constructional materials have been expanded/modified.


- Requirements associated with fire propagating structures have been modified slightly.


- New requirements for the selection and erection of installations in locations which might endanger precious goods have been added.


- Protection against overheating now includes space heating appliances.




Standard NumberIEC 60364-4-42:2010
TitleLow-voltage electrical installations. Protection for safety. Protection against thermal effects
StatusCurrent
Publication Date19 May 2010
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ICS29.120.50
91.140.50
CommitteeJPEL/64
ISBN978-2-8322-1929-4
PublisherIEC
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages46
File Size1.044 MB
Price£116.00


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