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CEN - EN 15153-2

Railway applications - External visible and audible warning devices - Part 2: Warning horns for heavy rail

active, Most Current
Organization: CEN
Publication Date: 1 January 2020
Status: active
Page Count: 24
ICS Code (Tractive stock): 45.060.10
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This document defines warning horn requirements that deliver the required audibility of approaching heavy rail vehicles. The requirements of this document do not apply to urban rail systems.

NOTE 1 The requirements for exterior audible warning devices for urban rail vehicles are found in EN 15153-4.

In the case of shunting heavy rail vehicle formations, the requirements of this document do not apply to the pushed vehicle(s).

For this purpose, the following requirements are included:

- functional and technical requirements of the warning horn as a component,

- functional and technical requirements of the integration of warning horns into the vehicle, and

- test requirements.

Operational requirements and maintenance requirements for warning horns are excluded.

NOTE 2 The requirements for the control of warning horns can be found in EN 16186-2.

Document History

EN 15153-2
January 1, 2020
Railway applications - External visible and audible warning devices - Part 2: Warning horns for heavy rail
This document defines warning horn requirements that deliver the required audibility of approaching heavy rail vehicles. The requirements of this document do not apply to urban rail systems. NOTE 1...
January 1, 2013
Railway applications - External visible and audible warning devices for trains - Part 2: Warning horns
This European standard defines warning horn requirements which deliver the required audibility of approaching trains, including high speed and conventional rail and excluding road, metro and...
April 1, 2007
Railway applications - External visible and audible warning devices for high speed trains - Part 2: Warning horns
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