Information about changes in the EU Official Journal
Standards for the Directive 2006/42/EG
Which standards trigger presumption of conformity for the Machinery Directive? In this - continuously updated - post you will inform you on the latest changes.
The European Commission publishes consolidated lists of standards with presumption of conformity in addition to the official implementing decisions. An overview of these lists can be found here.
Updates in the EU Official Journal
2021-03-03, EU Official Journal 2021/L 72
The list of harmonised standards giving presumption of conformity for the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC was updated on 2021-03-03:
EU Official Journal: 2021/L 72 Publication Date: 2021-03-03 Legal basis: Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC
NEW: One standard was published in the Official Journal for the first time (EN 62745:2017 incl. A1:2020) SUCCESSOR: For 18 standards direct successors were published AMENDED: For 8 standards amendments were published REMOVED (WITH TRANSITIONAL TIME): 17 standards will be removed with transition period as per 09/03/2022
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For EN 62841-3-9:2020 including A11:2020 the national edition (ÖNORM) has not been published yet and will be added once available
The standard EN ISO 3743-2:2019 was added as a successor of the standard EN ISO 3743-2:2009 within the Official Journal, however was no date of withdrawal announced for the previous standard. Hence both standards fulfill (for the time being) the presumption of conformity without restrictions
EN 13851:2019 supersedes the standard EN 574:1996 + A1:2008 (Safety of machinery - Two-hand control devices - Functional aspects - Principles for design)
EN 13854:2019 supersedes the standard EN 349:1993 + A1:2008 (Safety of machinery - Minimum gaps to avoid crushing of parts of the human body)
2020-04-01, EU Official Journal 2020/L 102/6
The list of harmonised standards giving presumption of conformity for the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC was updated on 2020-04-01:
EU Official Journal: 2020/L 102/6 Publication Date: 2020-04-01 Legal basis: Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC
NEW: 26 new standards were published for the first time TRANSITIONAL PERIOD: 24 standards were given a transitional period
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