BS EN 12717:2001+A1:2009 - Safety of machine tools. Drilling machines – BSI British Standards
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BS EN 12717:2001+A1:2009

Safety of machine tools. Drilling machines

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : June 2001



BS EN 12717:2001+A1:2009 Safety of machine tools. Drilling machines

BS EN 12717 specifies the technical safety requirements and measures to be adopted by those undertaking the design, construction and supply (including installation and dismantling, with arrangements for transport and maintenance) of stationary drilling machines.

BS EN 12717 covers both manual and automatic drilling machines. These include but are not limited to:

  • Pedestal drilling machines
  • Radial arm drilling machines
  • Coordinate table drilling machines
  • Horizontal spindle drilling machines
  • Multi–spindle drilling machines
  • Turret type drilling machines with manual control of turret index.

Contents of BS EN 12717:

Normative references
Terms and definitions
List of significant hazards
Safety requirements and/or protective measures
Verification of safety requirements and/or protective measures
Information for use
Illustrative figures used as examples
Noise emission measurement
Relationship between this European Standard and the Essential
Requirements of EU Directive 97/37/EC, amended by Directive 98/79/EC
Relationship between this European Standard and the Essential Requirements of EU Directive 2006/42/EC

Standard NumberBS EN 12717:2001+A1:2009
TitleSafety of machine tools. Drilling machines
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date15 June 2001
Confirm Date01 January 2007
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 292-1:1991, EN 292-2:1991/AMD 1:1995, EN 292-2:1991, EN 294:1992, EN 349, EN 457, ISO 7731:1986, EN 574, EN 614, EN 626, EN 894:1997, EN 894:2000, EN 953:1997, EN 954-1, EN 982:1996, EN 983:1996, EN 999, prEN 1005:1998, EN 1037:1995, EN 1050:1996, EN 1088:1995, EN 1127-1:1997, EN 1760-1:1997, EN 1837, EN ISO 3744:1995, EN ISO 3746:1995, EN ISO 4871, EN ISO 9614-1:1995, EN ISO 11202:1995, EN ISO 11204:1995, EN ISO 14122, prEN 13478:1999, EN ISO 11688-1, ISO/TR 11688-2:1998, EN 60204-1:1997, EN 60529:1991, EN 61496-1:1997, IEC 61496-2, EN 50081-2, EN 61000-6-2, IEC 61000-6-2:1999
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 513:1991, ISO 683-1:1987, ISO 11161:1994, prEN 31553:1993, EN 692:1996, EN 693:2001, EN 12622, prEN 13736, prEN 13985, prEN 13218, EN 12413, EN 13236, EN 12415, EN 1550:1997, prEN 13128, prEN 12417, prEN 14070, prEN 12957, prEN 13898, EN 418:1992, EN 547:1996, EN 60825-1:1994, EN 60825-1:1994/AMD 1:1996, ISO 2806:1994, 98/37/EC, 98/79/EC, 2006/42/EC
International RelationshipsEN 12717:2001
Amended ByAmendment, October 2009. Amends and replaces BS EN 12717:2001.
Draft Superseded By97/701056 DC
DescriptorsMachine tools, Drilling machines, Machines working by stock removal, Equipment safety, Design, Occupational safety, Safety measures, Hazards, Maintenance, Cleaning
Title in FrenchSécurité des machines-outils. Perceuses
Title in GermanSicherheit von Werkzeugmaschinen. Bohrmaschinen
ISBN978 0 580 61250 3
File Size1.271 MB

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