BS EN 15573:2008 - Earth-moving machinery. Design requirements for circulation on the road – BSI British Standards

BS EN 15573:2008

Earth-moving machinery. Design requirements for circulation on the road

Status : Under review, Current   Published : February 2009



BS EN 15573:2008 Earth-moving machinery. Design requirements for circulation on the road.

BS EN 15573 specifies the requirements for earth-moving machinery described in EN ISO 6165, intended to travel on the road.

BS EN 15573 specifies the appropriate technical measures to eliminate or reduce risks arising from the significant hazards, hazardous situations and events during on road travel of earth-moving machinery.

BS EN 15573 does not apply to:

• Earth-moving machinery with a width exceeding 3 metres
• Earth-moving machinery on legs e.g. walking excavators
• Earth-moving machines manufactured before the publication date of this Standard.

BS EN 15573 does not cover the hazards relevant to non-riding and remote control earth-moving machinery.

Contents of BS EN 15573:

  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • Scope
  • Normative references
  • Terms and definitions
  • Safety requirements and/or protective measures
  • Verification of safety requirements and/or protective measures
  • Speed marking signs
  • Ground contact pressure
  • Braking requirements
  • Equivalent requirements
  • Bibliography

Standard NumberBS EN 15573:2008
TitleEarth-moving machinery. Design requirements for circulation on the road
StatusUnder review, Current
Publication Date28 February 2009
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 6016, ISO 6746-2, ISO 6011, ISO 5010, ISO 6746-1, ISO 3450:1996, ISO 6014, ISO 9533, ISO 12100-1:2003, EN ISO 3457, ISO 6489-3:2004, ISO 12509:2004, ISO 1724:2003, ISO/DIS 14401-1:2007, EN ISO 3450:1996, ISO 10261, ISO 5676:1983, EN 474, ISO 21507, EN ISO 12100-1:2003, ISO 5006:2006, ISO/DIS 14401-2:2007, ISO 3457:2003, ISO 10263-5, EN 500, ISO/FDIS 6395:2007, ISO 10265, ISO/DIS 15998:2005, EN ISO 6683, ISO 6683:2005, ISO 10968
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 15037-2, ECE R51, 98/37/EC, 70/388/EEC, 70/311/EEC, ECE R28, EN ISO 6165, ISO/DIS 16754, 70/156/EEC, 70/157/EEC, 77/541/EEC, 77/649/EEC, ECE R13, EN ISO 12100-2, ISO 3779, 74/151/EEC, 75/443/EEC, ISO 14792, ECE R43, 74/347/EEC, ECE R34, EN 1070, ECE R79, 89/173/EEC, 97/23/EC, 75/321/EEC, ISO 6165:2006, ISO 12100-2:2003, 76/432/EEC, ECE R46, 92/22/EEC, FMVSS No. 205, 78/933/EEC, ANSI Z26.1-1996, 76/115/EEC, 74/346/EEC, ISO 6489-4, 2000/14/EC, 71/320/EEC, ISO 6489-2, ISO 6489-1
International RelationshipsEN 15573:2008
Draft Superseded By06/30156499 DC
DescriptorsEarth-moving equipment, Verification, Signs, Occupational safety, Road vehicle components, Safety measures, Road vehicles, Equipment safety, Braking systems, Pressure, Materials handling equipment, Velocity, Roads, Construction equipment
Title in FrenchEngins de terrassement. Prescriptions de conception pour la circulation sur route
Title in GermanErdbaumaschinen. Anforderungen an die Anwendung auf der Straße
ISBN978 0 580 57726 0
File Size972 KB

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