CENELEC - FPREN IEC 60335-2-97/PRA11
Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-97: Particular requirements for drives for shutters, awnings, blinds and similar equipment
|Publication Date:||1 August 2021|
|ICS Code (Electrical accessories in general):||29.120.01|
|ICS Code (Doors and windows):||91.060.50|
It also covers the hazards associated with the movement of the equipment such as shutters, blinds and awnings
This standard deals with the reasonably foreseeable hazards presented by drives that are encountered by all persons in and around the installation place. However, in general, it does not take into account:
- children playing with the drive;
- the use of the drive by very young children;
- the use of the drive by young children without supervision.
It is recognized that very vulnerable people may have needs beyond the level addressed in this standard.
Drives being part of power operated shutters, blinds and awnings which are intended to be used by trained users in shops, in light industry and on farms, are also within the scope of this standard.
NOTE Z101 Examples of places where shutters, blinds and awnings for household environment can also be used by non-expert users:
- shops, offices and other working environments
- farm houses;
- hotels, motels and other residential type environments where they are used by clients;
- bed and breakfast type environments.
NOTE Z102 Household environment includes the dwelling and its associated buildings, the garden, etc.
NOTE Z103 Within the standard the terms drive and appliance are interchangeable.
Products covered by this standard and installed according to the manufacturer instructions do not create a noise hazard.