Electrostatics – Part 5-1: Protection of electronic devices from electrostatic phenomena – General requirements
|Publication Date:||1 August 2007|
|ICS Code (Electrical engineering in general):||29.020|
|ICS Code (Other standards related to electricity and magnetism):||17.220.99|
This part of IEC 61340 applies to activities that: manufacture, process, assemble, install, package, label, service, test, inspect, transport or otherwise handle electrical or electronic parts, assemblies and equipment susceptible to damage by electrostatic discharges greater than or equal to 100 V human body model (HBM).
This standard provides the requirements for an ESD control program. The user should refer to IEC 61340-5-2 for guidance on the implementation of this standard.
This standard does not apply to electrically initiated explosive devices, flammable liquids, gases and powders.
The purpose of this standard is to provide the administrative and technical requirements for establishing, implementing and maintaining an ESD control program (hereinafter referred to as the "program").