BS EN ISO 12100:2010 - Safety of machinery. General principles for design. Risk assessment and risk reduction – BSI British Standards

BS EN ISO 12100:2010

Safety of machinery. General principles for design. Risk assessment and risk reduction

Status : Current, Under review   Published : December 2010
Conformity to regulation : Designated



BS EN ISO 12100:2010 Safety of machinery. General principles for design. Risk assessment and risk reduction

What is it?

BS EN ISO 12100:2010 sets the international standard for machinery safety. It gives you the tools to design and develop reliable equipment that remains fit for purpose throughout its lifecycle. BS EN ISO 12100 outlines the general principles of machinery safety and risk assessment and management.  This framework helps you identify and eliminate hazards at different stages of the machinery’s lifecycle and avoid costly accidents. 

How does it work?

Buy BS EN ISO 12100 for a thorough introduction to the safety of machinery. Understand the terminology, principles and processes of risk assessment and management. BS EN ISO 12100 gives you the tools to design and develop safe machinery – hazard checklists and machine schematics make the standards easy to use and relevant to your needs. And guidance on risk reporting will help you achieve internationally recognized BS EN ISO 12100 safety standards.

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Machine engineers and manufacturers 
Machine designers and developers
Managers responsible for risk, environment and health and safety.

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Standard NumberBS EN ISO 12100:2010
TitleSafety of machinery. General principles for design. Risk assessment and risk reduction
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date31 December 2010
Conformity to regulationDesignated
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)IEC 60204-1:2005
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 14122, IEC 60745-1, ISO 13856, ISO 13851, EN 12198-1, IEC 61508, IEC 62079, IEC 61496, IEC 60947-5-1, ISO 15667, IEC 60335-1, ISO 9355-3, ISO 10075, ISO 14119, ISO 10075-2, ISO 13854, IEC 61029, ISO 11689, IEC/TS 62046, EN 1299, IEC 60050-191, ISO/IEC Guide 51, 2006/42/EC, IEC 60079-11, IEC 61000-6, EN 13861, ISO 14123-1, EN 614-1, ISO 4413, ISO 7000, ISO 6385, ISO 4414, ISO 447:1984, ISO 2972, ISO 14118:2000, ISO 14163, IEC 62061, ISO/TR 11688-1, ISO 13849-1:2006, ISO 14122-3, ISO 13850, ISO 13857, EN 12198-3, ISO/TR 14121-2, ISO 13855, IEC 61310, ISO 9355-1, IEC 60204, CR 1030-1, ISO 14120:2002
ReplacesBS EN ISO 14121-1:2007, BS EN ISO 12100-1:2003+A1:2009, BS EN ISO 12100-2:2003+A1:2009
International RelationshipsISO 12100:2010,EN ISO 12100:2010
Amended ByCorrigendum, January 2011
DescriptorsProduct design, Risk assessment, Ergonomics, Safety devices, Design, Equipment safety, Occupational safety, Hazards, Marking, Control devices, Safety measures, Instructions for use, Accident prevention, Machine guards, Control systems, Handbooks
Title in FrenchSécurité des machines. Principes généraux de conception. Appréciation du risque et réduction du risque
Title in GermanSicherheit von Maschinen. Allgemeine Gestaltungsleitsätze. Risikobewertung und Risikominderung
ISBN978 0 580 74262 0
File Size1.688 MB

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