ISO TS 28923
Agricultural machinery - Guards for moving parts of power transmission - Guard opening with tool
|Publication Date:||1 November 2012|
|ICS Code (Agricultural machines and equipment in general):||65.060.01|
This Technical Specification specifies the safety requirements and their verification for the design and construction of fixed guards to be opened by the use of a tool and interlocking movable guards for moving parts of the power transmission on self-propelled ride-on machines and mounted, semi-mounted or trailed machines used in agriculture. In addition, it specifies the type of information on safe working practices (including residual risks) to be provided by the manufacturer.
It deals with the significant hazards (as listed in Annex A), hazardous situations and events relevant for fixed guards to be opened by the use of a tool and interlocking movable guards of moving parts of power transmission used as intended and under the conditions foreseen by the manufacturer (see Clauses 4 and 5).
I is not applicable to guards of moving parts of the power transmission of
- agricultural and forestry tractors,
- aircraft and air cushion vehicles used in agriculture,
- lawn and garden equipment, or
- guards of PTO drive shafts between agricultural and forestry tractors and mounted or towed implements.