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Reference HD 60364-4-41:2007
Title Low-voltage electrical installations - Part 4-41: Protection for safety - Protection against electric shock
Project Number 15542
Abstract/Scope Specifies essential requirements regarding protection against electric shock, including basic protection (protection against direct contact) and fault protection (protection against indirect contact) of persons and livestock. It deals also with the application and co-ordination of these requirements in relation to external influences. Requirements are also given for the application of additional protection in certain cases. Has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC Guide 104.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2007-01-31
Current Stage code deadline 2007-02-01
Deadline date for vote  


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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 64
Reference Document IEC 60364-4-41:2005 (MOD)
ICS 13.260 - Protection against electric shock
91.140.50 - Electricity supply systems
Keywords Building; Electrical installation; Protection; Electric shock; Safety
Note Supersedes HD 384.4.41 S2:1996 + A1:2002 & HD 384.4.47 S2:1995 * prAA (PR=16856) merged with HD * Corrigendum to HD issued July 2007
A-Deviation(s) BE, CH, ES, FI, FR, IE, NO, SE
Special National Condition(s) DE, IT, NL, NO


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2007-01-31 2007-02-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2006-02-01 2006-08-01  
5061 2005-11-30 2006-02-01  
5020 2005-09-09 2005-11-11  
4099 2005-03-11 2005-06-03  
4060 2005-02-14 2005-03-14  
4020 2004-09-10 2005-02-11  
4093 2004-09-03 2004-09-30  
4060 2004-04-26 2004-06-28  
4020 2003-11-21 2004-04-23  
4093 2003-11-18 2003-11-21  
4060 2003-05-20 2003-08-20  
4020 2002-10-18 2003-03-21  
3099 2002-10-15 2002-10-18  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2006-02-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2007-01-31
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2006-08-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2007-08-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2009-02-01


Supersedes HD 384.4.41 S2:1996
HD 384.4.41 S2:1996/A1:2002
HD 384.4.47 S2:1995
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6)  

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(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

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.