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Reference EN 61111:2009
Title Live working - Electrical insulating matting
Project Number 21630
Abstract/Scope IEC 61111:2009 is applicable to electrical insulating matting made of elastomer for use as a floor covering for the electrical protection of workers on electrical installations. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition, published in 1992, and its Amendment 1 (2002). This edition constitutes a technical revision. It includes the following significant technical changes with regard to the previous edition: - general review of the requirements and test provisions; - modification of the test procedure for slip resistance; - preparation of the elements of evaluation of defects, and general application of IEC 61318 Ed.3; - revision of existing annexes; - deletion of Annexes D and F, not applicable according to IEC 61318 Ed.3; - introduction of a new normative Annex F on classification of defects.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2009-06-26
Current Stage code deadline 2010-03-01
Deadline date for vote  


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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 78
Reference Document IEC 61111:2009 (EQV)
ICS 13.260 - Protection against electric shock
29.260.99 - Other electrical equipment for working in special conditions
Keywords Live working; Insulating; Matting
Note Supersedes CLC/TS 61111:2006
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2009-06-26 2010-03-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2009-06-01 2009-08-01  
5061 2009-04-28 2009-06-01  
5060 2009-03-24 2009-04-07 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-01-16 2009-03-20  
3090 2008-10-03 2008-10-31  
5060 2008-05-27 2008-06-09 export to doc file  EN
5020 2007-12-21 2008-05-23  
1090 2007-12-18 2007-12-21  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2009-06-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2009-06-26
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2009-09-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2010-03-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2012-06-01


Supersedes CLC/TS 61111:2006
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ASTM D 3767:2003
ISO 2592:2000
ISO 2977:1997
ISO 3104:1994
ISO 5904:1981
HD 588.1 S1:1991
EN 60060-2:1994
EN 60068-1:1994
HD 437 S1:1984
EN 61318:2008
EN 61477:2009
corr. March 2010
IEC 60417-DB

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(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

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