BS EN 415-7:2006+A1:2008 - Safety of packaging machines. Group and secondary packaging machines – BSI British Standards

BS EN 415-7:2006+A1:2008

Safety of packaging machines. Group and secondary packaging machines

Status : Current   Published : August 2006
Conformity to regulation : Designated



BS EN 415-7:2006 applies to the following groups of machines:

  • Group and secondary packaging machines and the collating systems associated with them.

The individual machines are described in 3.2 of this European Standard.

This European Standard deals with safety requirements for machine design, construction, installation, commissioning, operation, adjustment, maintenance and cleaning of group and secondary packaging machines.

The extent to which hazards, hazardous situations and events are covered are indicated under ‘Exclusions’ in this document.

BS EN 415-7 is not applicable to the following machines:

  • Machines that were manufactured before the date of publication of this document by CEN
    Strapping machines
  • Crate loaders and un-loaders for pre-formed rigid containers
  • Cartoning machines.

This European Standard does not consider the following hazards:

  • Use of group and secondary packaging machines in potentially explosive atmospheres
  • Health, safety or hygiene hazards associated with the products that may be handled by the machines, but does include general advice on this subject
  • Hazards that may be associated with electromagnetic emissions from group and secondary packaging machines
  • Hazards that may be associated with decommissioning group and secondary packaging machines.

Standard NumberBS EN 415-7:2006+A1:2008
TitleSafety of packaging machines. Group and secondary packaging machines
Publication Date31 August 2006
Conformity to regulationDesignated
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 61508-3, EN 619, EN ISO 3747:2000, ISO 12100-1:2003, ISO 61310-1:1995, EN ISO 14122-3, ISO 3744:1994, EN 61310-1:1995, EN ISO 11204:1995, ISO 12100-2:2003, EN ISO 14122-1:2001, EN 626-2, EN 61508-2, EN ISO 9614-2:1996, ISO 14122-1:2001, EN 60204-1:1997, IEC 61496-3:2001, EN 349:1993, EN 60529, EN 418, EN 775, EN ISO 12100-2:2003, EN 61310-3, EN 1760-2, EN ISO 14122-4, EN ISO 4871:1996, EN ISO 3746:1995, ISO 14122-2:2001, EN 13478, IEC 61508-1:1998/Corrigendum 1999, EN 894-1, ISO 61310-3:1999, EN ISO 11202:1995, EN 982:1996, ISO 11204:1995, EN 983:1996, EN 415-1:2000, ISO 11201:1995, EN 574:1996, EN 1005-2:2003, EN 1672-2:2005, IEC 61508-1:1998, ISO/IEC 23002-3:2007, ISO 10218:1992, EN 954-1:1996, EN 294:1992, ISO 7000, ISO 9614-2:1996, ISO 11202:1995, ISO 4871:1996, EN 1005-4:2005, EN 953:1997, ISO 12001:1996, IEC 61508-3:1998, IEC 61508-2:2000, EN 1088:1995, IEC 60204-1:1997, ISO 14122-3:2001, EN 563, CLC/TS 61496-3, EN 61496-1:2004, EN 626-1, EN ISO 14122-2, EN 999, EN ISO 11201:1995, EN 1760-1, EN ISO 12100-1:2003, EN 61508-1, EN 1050, EN 894-2, IEC 61508-3:1998/Corrigend
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 614-2:2000, EN 415-2:1999, EN 1005-1:2001, EN 415-3:1999, ISO/TR 11688-1:1995, 98/37/EC, EN ISO 13849-2:2003, EN ISO 11688-1:1998, ISO 13849-2:2003, prEN 61496-2:2005, 2006/42/EC
International RelationshipsEN 415-7:2006+A1:2008
Amended ByAmendment, June 2009
DescriptorsPackaging machines, Packages, Secondary, Cases, Verification, Control systems, Cartons, Safety measures, Equipment safety, Crates, Safety devices, Packaging, Trays, Materials handling, Occupational safety, Noise control (acoustic), Hazards
Title in FrenchSécurité des machines d'emballage. Machines de groupe et d'emballage, secondaire
Title in GermanSicherheit von Verpackungsmaschinen. Sammelpackmaschinen
ISBN978 0 580 65666 8
File Size2.245 MB

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