• BS EN 61140 : 2002

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    PROTECTION AGAINST ELECTRIC SHOCK - COMMON ASPECTS FOR INSTALLATION AND EQUIPMENT

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    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2002

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    FOREWORD
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Fundamental rule of protection against electric shock
    5 Protective provisions (elements of protective measures)
    6 Protective measures
    7 Co-ordination between electrical equipment and
      protective provisions within an electrical installation
    8 Special operating and servicing conditions
    Annex A (informative) - Survey of protective measures
            as implemented by protective provisions
    Annex B (informative) - Index of terms
    Annex C (informative) - List of notes concerning certain
            countries
    Bibliography
    Annex ZA (normative) - Normative references to
             international publications with their
             corresponding European publications

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Pertains to the protection of persons and livestock against electric shock.

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    Committee JPEL/64
    Development Note Supersedes BS PD6535(1993) (05/2001) Supersedes 95/209853 DC. (03/2007) Supersedes 03/523780 DC. (11/2009) Supersedes 12/30275022 DC. (06/2016)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    11/30249994 DC : DRAFT JULY 2011 BS 7430 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PROTECTIVE EARTHING OF ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS
    BS 7375(2010) : 2010 DISTRIBUTION OF ELECTRICITY ON CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION SITES - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 7909(2011) : 2011 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR TEMPORARY ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS FOR ENTERTAINMENT AND RELATED PURPOSES
    15/30297236 DC : 0 BS 1363-3 - 13 A PLUGS, SOCKET-OUTLETS, ADAPTORS AND CONNECTION UNITS - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR ADAPTORS
    BS 1363-1(1995) : 1995 13 A PLUGS, SOCKET-OUTLETS, ADAPTORS AND CONNECTION UNITS - PART 1: SPECIFICATION FOR REWIRABLE AND NON-REWIRABLE 13 A FUSED PLUGS
    15/30297240 DC : 0 BS 1363-5 - 13 A PLUGS, SOCKET-OUTLETS, ADAPTORS AND CONNECTION UNITS - PART 5: SPECIFICATION FOR FUSED CONVERSION PLUGS
    BS 1363-5:2008 13 A PLUGS, SOCKET-OUTLETS, ADAPTORS AND CONNECTION UNITS - PART 5: SPECIFICATION FOR FUSED CONVERSION PLUGS
    BS 1363-2(1995) : 1995 13 A PLUGS, SOCKET-OUTLETS, ADAPTORS AND CONNECTION UNITS - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR 13 A SWITCHED AND UNSWITCHED SOCKET-OUTLETS
    BS 1363-3(1995) : 1995 13 A PLUGS, SOCKET-OUTLETS, ADAPTORS AND CONNECTION UNITS - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR ADAPTORS
    BS 7430(2011) : 2011 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PROTECTIVE EARTHING OF ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS
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