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Reference EN 60335-1:1994/A13:1998
Title Safety of household and similar electrical appliances - Part 1: General requirements
Project Number 7793
Abstract/Scope This edition of EN 60335-1 covers the general requirements for safety of household appliances. The parts 2, dealing with particular requirements, should be used in conjunction with the edition of part 1 indicated in their respective forewords.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1998-06-08
Current Stage code deadline 1998-12-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC), MD (98/37/EC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 61
Reference Document  
ICS 97.020 - Home economics in general
Keywords Household appliances; Safety
Note Superseded by EN 60335-1:2002
A-Deviation(s) FR
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
22.22 Hazardous substances - Asbestos Manufacturing B2B
22.41 Hazardous substances - Heavy metals Manufacturing, Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 1998-06-08 1998-12-01 export to doc file  EN
6020 1998-05-01 1998-08-01  
5099 1998-04-01 1998-05-01  
5062 1998-02-06 1998-04-01  
5020 1997-09-29 1997-11-30  
3090 1997-07-01 1998-01-01  
5062 1997-05-30 1997-07-01  
5020 1996-09-11 1997-03-15  
1090 1996-05-22 1996-11-22  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1998-04-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1998-06-08
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1998-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1998-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2000-12-01


Superseded by EN 60335-1:2002
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Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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.