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Reference EN 60601-2-41:2009
Title Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-41: Particular requirements for basic safety and essential performance of surgical luminaires and luminaires for diagnosis
Project Number 21567
Abstract/Scope IEC 60601-2-41:2009 applies to the basic safety and essential performance of surgical luminaires and luminaires for diagnosis. It amends and supplements IEC 60601-1 (third Edition 2005), hereinafter referred to as the general standard. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2000. This edition constitutes a technical revision to be consistent with the third edition of the IEC 60601-1.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2009-12-23
Current Stage code deadline 2010-08-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) MDD (93/42/EEC)
Mandate(s) M/295
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 62D
Reference Document IEC 60601-2-41:2009 (EQV)
ICS 11.040.20 - Transfusion, infusion and injection equipment
11.040.55 - Diagnostic equipment
11.040.99 - Other medical equipment
Keywords Medical; Safety; Surgical; Diagnosis; Luminaire
Note Supersedes EN 60601-2-41:2000
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2009-12-23 2010-08-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2009-11-01 2010-01-01  
5061 2009-09-28 2009-11-01  
5060 2009-07-22 2009-09-15 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-05-15 2009-07-17  
3090 2009-01-30 2009-04-30  
5060 2008-04-07 2008-04-21 export to doc file  EN
5020 2007-11-09 2008-04-04  
1090 2007-11-06 2007-11-09  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2009-11-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2009-12-23
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2010-02-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2010-08-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2012-11-01


Supersedes EN 60601-2-41:2000
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) CIE 13.3:1995
CIE 69:1987
CIE 15:2004
ISO 11664-1:2007
EN 60598-2-9:1989
IEC 60417-DB

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