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IEC - 60335-2-52

Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-52: Particular requirements for oral hygiene appliances

active, Most Current
Organization: IEC
Publication Date: 1 November 2021
Status: active
Page Count: 44
ICS Code (Domestic safety): 13.120
ICS Code (Body care equipment): 97.170
scope:

This part of IEC 60335 deals with the safety of electric oral hygiene appliances for household and similar purposes, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V, including direct current (DC) supplied appliances and battery-operated appliances.

Examples of appliances that this standard is applicable to are

- oral irrigators;

- toothbrushes.

As far as is practicable, this standard deals with the common hazards presented by appliances that are encountered by all persons in and around the home. However, in general, it does not take into account

- persons (including children) whose

• physical, sensory or mental capabilities; or

• lack of experience and knowledge

prevents them from using the appliance safely without supervision or instruction;

- children playing with the appliance.

Attention is drawn to the fact that

- for appliances intended to be used in vehicles or on board ships or aircraft, additional requirements can be necessary;

- in many countries additional requirements are specified by the national health authorities, the national authorities responsible for the protection of labour and similar authorities.

This standard does not apply to appliances for medical purposes (IEC 60601).

Document History

60335-2-52
November 1, 2021
Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-52: Particular requirements for oral hygiene appliances
This part of IEC 60335 deals with the safety of electric oral hygiene appliances for household and similar purposes, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V, including direct current (DC)...
October 1, 2017
Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-52: Particular requirements for oral hygiene appliances
This clause of Part 1 is replaced by the following. This International Standard deals with the safety of electric oral hygiene appliances for household and similar purposes, their rated voltage...
October 1, 2017
AMENDMENT 2 Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-52: Particular requirements for oral hygiene appliances
A description is not available for this item.
July 1, 2008
Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-52: Particular requirements for oral hygiene appliances
This clause of Part 1 is replaced by the following. This International Standard deals with the safety of electric oral hygiene appliances for household and similar purposes, their rated voltage...
April 1, 2008
AMENDMENT 1 Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-52: Particular requirements for oral hygiene appliances
A description is not available for this item.
October 1, 2002
Household and similar electrical appliances Safety Part 2-52: Particular requirements for oral hygiene appliances
A description is not available for this item.
June 1, 1994
Safety of Household and Similar Electrical Appliances Part 2: Particular Requirements for Oral Hygiene Appliances
A description is not available for this item.

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