Study type: Law/recommendation/guideline

[Protection against electric shock - Common aspects for installation and equipment (IEC 61140:2001 + A1:2004, modified); German version EN 61140:2002 + A1:2006; DIN EN 61140 (VDE 0140-1):2007-03]. guideline

Schutz gegen elektrischen Schlag - Gemeinsame Anforderungen für Anlagen und Betriebsmittel (IEC 61140:2001 + A1:2004, modifiziert); Deutsche Fassung EN 61140:2002 + A1:2006; DIN EN 61140 (VDE 0140-1):2007-03.

German Commission for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies in DIN and VDE (DKE)
2007

Summary

The international standard is valid for the protection against electric shock of human beings and livestock. It provides the principles and requirements that are valid for electrical installations, systems and equipment or necessary for their coordination. The standard is established for electrical installations, systems and equipment without voltage limits.

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