20/30404919 DC - BS EN 1953. Application equipment for coating materials. Safety requirements

20/30404919 DC

BS EN 1953. Application equipment for coating materials. Safety requirements

Status : Current, Draft for public comment   Published : June 2020



This document deals with all significant hazards, hazardous situations and events which are relevant to hand-held and automatic application equipment for organic liquid, powder or flock coating material, when used as intended and under the conditions foreseen by the manufacturer, including reasonably foreseeable misuse.

Together with this standard, EN 50050‑1, EN 50050‑2, EN 50050‑3, EN 50059, EN 50176, EN 50177, EN 50223 or EN 50348 give requirements for electrostatic application equipment.

The specific significant risks related to the use of application equipment with foodstuffs and pharmaceutical products are not dealt with in this document.

This document is not applicable to:

  • application equipment designed for operating pneumatic pressure above 15 bar;

  • application equipment with rotating parts designed for operating pressures above 25 bar;

  • non-atomising equipment (e.g. extruding equipment, dispenser);

  • fluidised bed powder coating machinery;

  • spray guns covered by EN 50580:2012+A1:2013;

  • supply hoses and ducts;

  • high-pressure cleaner equipped with high pressure water jet machines according to EN 1829‑1:2010;

  • airbrushes for graphic and artistic works;

  • machinery for the supply and circulation of coating materials under pressure according to EN 12621;

  • water-jet cutters.

This document is not applicable to application equipment manufactured before the date of its publication.

Standard Number20/30404919 DC
TitleBS EN 1953. Application equipment for coating materials. Safety requirements
StatusCurrent, Draft for public comment
Publication Date11 June 2020
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 50050-1, EN 50177, EN 50050-3, EN ISO 4414:2010, EN ISO 12100:2010, EN 50223, EN 50348, EN ISO 13849-1:2015, EN IEC 60079-0:2018, EN 50050-2, EN 50059, EN ISO 13732-1:2008, EN 614-1:2006+A1:2009, EN ISO 80079-36:2016, EN 50176, EN 14462:2015, EN 60204-1:2018
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN ISO 11688-1:2009, EN ISO 11688-2:2000, EN ISO 4618:2006, EN 12621, EN 50580:2012+A1:2013, EN 1829-1:2010
International RelationshipsprEN 1953
Draft Expiry Date03 August 2020
DescriptorsSafety measures, Health and safety requirements, Coatings, Spraying (coating), Sprayer nozzles, Marking, Sprayers, Definitions, Coating processes
Title in FrenchEquipements d'application pour produits de revêtement - Exigences de sécurité
Title in GermanApplikationsgeräte für Beschichtungsstoffe - Sicherheitsanforderungen
File Size381 KB
NotesWarning: this draft is not current beyond its expiry date for comments.

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