BS EN 60335-2-54:2008+A1:2015 - Household and similar electrical appliances. Safety. Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam

BS EN 60335-2-54:2008+A1:2015

Household and similar electrical appliances. Safety. Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam

Status : Current, Work in hand   Published : March 2009

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This clause of Part 1 is replaced by the following.

This International Standard deals with the safety of electric cleaning appliances for household use that are intended for cleaning surfaces text deleted by using liquid cleansing agents or steam, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V. It also covers wallpaper strippers.

NOTE 101

Appliances may incorporate heating elements or means for pressurising the liquid container.

As far as is practicable, this standard deals with the common hazards presented by appliances that are encountered by all persons in household and similar environments.

However, in general, it does not take into account

  • children playing with the appliance,

  • the use of the appliance by children.

It is recognized that very vulnerable people may have needs beyond the level addressed in this standard.

NOTE 102

Attention is drawn to the fact that

  • for appliances intended to be used in vehicles or on board ships or aircraft, additional requirements may be necessary;

  • in many countries additional requirements are specified by the national health authorities, the national authorities responsible for the protection of labour, and similar authorities.

NOTE 103

This standard does not apply to

  • floor treatment and wet scrubbing machines ( IEC 60335‑2‑10);

  • cleaning appliances that are permanently fixed to a building;

  • cleaning appliances covered by IEC 60335‑2‑79, namely those having a

    • pressure exceeding 2,5 MPa;

    • pressurised volume over 5 l;

    • product of pressure (in MPa) and container volume (in l) exceeding 5;

    • liquid temperature exceeding 160 °C;

    • rated power input exceeding 3 500 W;

  • cleaning appliances intended for commercial or industrial use;

  • appliances intended to be used in locations where special conditions prevail, such as the presence of a corrosive or explosive atmosphere (dust, vapour or gas);

  • fabric steamers ( IEC 60335‑2‑85).




Standard NumberBS EN 60335-2-54:2008+A1:2015
TitleHousehold and similar electrical appliances. Safety. Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
StatusCurrent, Work in hand
Publication Date31 March 2009
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 6344-2
Informative References(Provided for Information)IEC 60335-2-79, EN 60335-2-79:2002, IEC 60335-2-10, ISO 3864-1, EN ISO 13732-1:2008, EN 60335-2-85:2003, EN 60335-1, ISO 13732-1, EN 60335-2-10:2003, IEC 60335-2-85
International RelationshipsEN 60335-2-54:2008/A1:2015,EN 60512-19-1:2010,IEC 60335-2-54:2008/AMD1:2015
Amended ByAmendment, November 2015; Corrigendum, February 2015
Draft Superseded By15/30320579 DC
DescriptorsDomestic safety, Cleaning equipment, Protected electrical equipment, Cleaning materials, Household equipment, Electrically-operated devices, Liquids, Steam, Electrical safety, Floor cleaning equipment, Performance testing, Electrical household appliances, Safety measures, Rated voltage
ICS13.120
97.080
97.180
Title in FrenchAppareils électrodomestiques et analogues. Sécurité. Règles particulières pour les appareils de nettoyage des surfaces à usage domestique, utilisant des liquides ou de la vapeur
Title in GermanSicherheit elektrischer Geräte für den Hausgebrauch und ähnliche Zwecke. Besondere Anforderungen für Geräte zur Oberflächenreinigung mit Flüssigkeiten oder Dampf
CommitteeCPL/61/1
ISBN978 0 580 89623 1
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages28
File Size1.934 MB
Price£182.00


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