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Reference EN 60825-1:2007
Title Safety of laser products - Part 1: Equipment classification and requirements
Project Number 20638


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2007-10-17
Current Stage code deadline 2008-06-01
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Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC), RTTED (1999/5/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 76
Reference Document IEC 60825-1:2007 (EQV)
ICS 13.110 - Safety of machinery
31.260 - Optoelectronics. Laser equipment
Keywords Laser products; Safety; Equipment classification
Note Partly supersedes EN 60825-1:1994 (+ corr. Feb. 1995) + A1:2002 + A2:2001 (+ corr. Apr. 2004) * Group Safety Publication (for aspects of laser radiation pertaining to human safety)
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Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


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6060 2007-10-17 2008-06-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2007-09-01 2008-01-01  
5061 2007-06-26 2007-09-01  
5060 2006-11-10 2006-11-27 export to doc file  EN
5060 2006-09-05 2006-09-19 export to doc file  EN
5020 2006-03-31 2006-09-01  
1090 2006-03-28 2006-03-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2007-09-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2007-10-17
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2007-12-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2008-06-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2010-09-01


Supersedes EN 60825-1:1994
EN 60825-1:1994/corrigendum Feb. 1995
EN 60825-1:1994/A1:2002
EN 60825-1:1994/A2:2001
EN 60825-1:1994/A2:2001/corrigendum Apr. 2004
Superseded by FprEN 60825-1:2014
Normative reference (6) IEC 60050-845:1987
EN 60601-2-22:1996
EN 61010-1:2001
corr. June 2002

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