IEC - GUIDE 104
The preparation of safety publications and the use of basic safety publications and group safety publications
|Publication Date:||1 July 2019|
|ICS Code (Electrical engineering in general):||29.020|
This mandatory Guide defines procedures for the development of SAFETY publications, including the preparation and use of BASIC SAFETY PUBLICATIONs and GROUP SAFETY PUBLICATIONs. It also describes the procedures for the assignment of HORIZONTAL SAFETY FUNCTIONs or GROUP SAFETY FUNCTIONs to TCs, their relationship with PRODUCT TCs and their respective responsibilities.
In the context of this document, "SAFETY" relates to the SAFETY of persons, domestic animals, livestock and property.
This document does not cover:
- requirements and guidance for the inclusion of general SAFETY aspects in standards, which are covered by ISO/IEC Guide 51;
- guidance for SAFETY related RISK assessment and RISK reduction to be taken into account when developing SAFETY publications for low voltage equipment, which are covered by IEC Guide 116.