Ergonomic Design for the Safety of Machinery - Part 1: Principles for Determining the Dimensions Required for Openings for Whole-Body Access into Machinery
|Publication Date:||15 February 2000|
|ICS Code (Safety of machinery):||13.110|
|ICS Code (Ergonomics):||13.180|
This part of ISO 15534 specifies the dimensions of openings for whole-body access into machinery as defined in ISO/TR 12100-1. It provides the dimensions to which the values given in ISO 15534-3 are applicable. Values for additional space requirements are given in annex A. This part of ISO 15534 has been prepared primarily for nonmobile machinery; there may be additional specific requirements for mobile machinery.
Dimensions for passages are based on the values for either the 95th or the 99th percentiles of the expected user population. Values for the 99th percentile apply to emergency egress routes.
The anthropometric data given in ISO 15534-3 originate from static measurements of nude persons and do not take into account body movements, clothing, equipment, machinery-operating conditions or environmental conditions.
This part of ISO 15534 shows how to combine the anthropometric data with suitable allowances to take these factors into account.
Situations where people are to be prevented from reaching a hazard are dealt with in ISO 13852.