BS EN 15503:2009+A2:2015 - Garden equipment. Garden blowers, vacuums and blower/vacuums. Safety

BS EN 15503:2009+A2:2015

Garden equipment. Garden blowers, vacuums and blower/vacuums. Safety

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : November 2009



This European Standard specifies the safety requirements and their verification for the design and construction of hand-held combustion engine powered and back-pack combustion engine powered, garden vacuums and garden blower/vacuums with or without shredding means and garden blowers, designed for one operator only. In addition, it specifies the type of information on safe working practices (including residual risks) to be provided by the manufacturer. Throughout this European Standard the term 'machine' is used to mean all the types of garden blowers and vacuums covered by it. This European Standard deals, except for vibration of backpack machines, with all hazards, hazardous situations and events relevant to these machines when they are used as intended and under the conditions foreseen by the manufacturer (see Clause 4). This European Standard is not applicable to: - walk-behind, hand-guided (support-wheeled) and ride-on machines; - mains driven and battery powered blowers and vacuums of combinations thereof; NOTE EN 60335-1 [1] and IEC 60335-2-100 [2] give the safety requirements for mains driven blowers and blower vacuums, vacuum cleaners for household and industrial use. - structural integrity test for blowers and blower vacuums; - strength test for harnesses and back-pack supports. This European Standard is not applicable to machines which are manufactured before the date of its publication a

Standard NumberBS EN 15503:2009+A2:2015
TitleGarden equipment. Garden blowers, vacuums and blower/vacuums. Safety
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date30 November 2009
Confirm Date05 March 2020
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN ISO 22867:2008, ISO 22867:2004, EN ISO 12100:2010, ISO 22867:2004/Corrigendum 1:2006, ISO 13849-1:2006, EN ISO 4871:2009, ISO 3744:1994, EN 1088, ISO 11201:1995/Corrigendum 1:1997, EN ISO 13857:2008, EN ISO 3744:2009, ISO 22868:2005, EN ISO 11201:2009, ISO 13857:2008, EN ISO 13849-1:2008, EN ISO 22868:2008, ISO 11201:1995, IEC 60068-2-75:1997, ISO 4871:1996, EN 14930:2007, IEC 61032:1997
Informative References(Provided for Information)2006/42/EC, CR 1030-1, EN ISO 11688-1:2009, EN 60335-1:2002, IEC 60073:2002, ISO 3767-1:1998, ISO 7000:2004, EN 60073:2002, IEC 60335-1:2001, 2000/14/EC, IEC 60355-2-100:2002, ISO 3767-3:1995, ISO 3767-5:1992, ISO 3767-4:1993, ISO 3864-1:2002, EN 894-1:1997, ISO/TR 11688-1:1995, ISO 11684:1995
International RelationshipsEN 15503:2009+A2:2015
Amended ByAmendment, January 2016; Amendment, March 2014
Draft Superseded By13/30280700 DC
DescriptorsMarking, Equipment safety, Verification, Safety measures, Vacuum-operated devices, Internal combustion engines, Horticultural equipment, Safety devices, Gardening equipment, Portable, Blowers, Vibration measurement, Shredding machines, Noise (environmental), Instructions for use, Hazards, Control devices
Title in FrenchMatériel de jardinage. Souffleurs, aspirateurs et aspirateurs-souffleurs de jardin. Sécurité
Title in GermanGartengeräte. Blasgeräte, Sauggeräte und Blas-/Sauggeräte für den Garten. Sicherheit
ISBN978 0 580 82482 1
File Size1.028 MB

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