Medical Electrical Equipment Part 1: General Requirements for Safety
|Publication Date:||1 December 1988|
|ICS Code (Medical equipment):||11.040|
Scope and object
Add the following new subclause:
In the IEC 601 series, Collateral Standards specify general requirements for safety applicable to:
- a group Of MEDICAL ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT (e.g. radiological equipment);
- a specific characteristic of all MEDICAL ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT not fully addressed in the General Standard (e.g. electromagnetic compatibility).
If a Collateral Standard applies to a Particular Standard, then the Particular Standard takes priority over the Collateral Standard.