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Reference EN 60601-2-19:2009
Title Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-19: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of infant incubators
Project Number 21300
Abstract/Scope IEC 60601-2-19:2009 specifies safety requirements for infant incubators. This particular standard amends and supplements IEC 60601-1:2005, Medical electrical equipment - Part 1: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 1990 and its Amendment 1 (1996). This edition constitutes a technical revision. It was revised to structurally align with the third edition (2005) of IEC 60601-1. The contents of the corrigendum of February 2012 have been included in this copy.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2009-05-20
Current Stage code deadline 2010-01-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) MDD (93/42/EEC)
Mandate(s) M/432
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 62D
Reference Document IEC 60601-2-19:2009 (EQV) + corrigendum Feb. 2012 (EQV)
ICS 11.040.10 - Anaesthetic, respiratory and reanimation equipment
Keywords Medical;Safety; Performance; Baby; Incubator
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2009-05-20 2010-01-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2009-04-01 2009-06-01  
5060 2009-01-28 2009-02-11 export to doc file  EN
5020 2008-11-21 2009-01-23  
3090 2008-08-08 2008-10-30  
5060 2007-10-29 2007-11-12 export to doc file  EN
5020 2007-05-25 2007-10-26  
1090 2007-05-22 2007-05-25  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2009-04-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2009-05-20
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2009-07-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2010-01-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2012-04-01


Supersedes EN 60601-2-19:1996
EN 60601-2-19:1996/A1:1996
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 60601-1-2:2007
corr. March 2010
EN 60601-1-10:2008

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(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

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