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Effects of current on human beings and livestock - Part 1: General aspects; IEC 60479-1:2018-12. guideline

International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)


This part of IEC 60479 provides basic guidance on the effects of shock current on human beings and livestock.
The standard IEC 60479-1: 2018 cancels and replaces the technical specification IEC TS 60479-1:2005, Amendment 1:2016 and IEC TR 60479-3:1998 (incorporated into Annex H).

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