Study type: Law/recommendation/guideline

[Railway applications - Fixed installations - Electrical safety, earthing and the return circuit - Part 2: Provisions against the effects of stray currents caused by d.c. traction systems; German EN 50122-2:2010; DIN EN 50122-2 (VDE 0115-4):2011-09]. guideline

Bahnanwendungen - Ortsfeste Anlagen - Elektrische Sicherheit, Erdung und Rückleitung - Teil 2: Schutzmaßnahmen gegen Streustromwirkungen durch Gleichstrombahnen; Deutsche Fassung EN 50122-2:2010; DIN EN 50122-2 (VDE 0115-4):2011-09.

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


This standard gives the requirements for protective provisions against effects of stray currents, which are caused by operation of direct current railway power supply systems.

General information


Original texts