IEC TR 62513:2008


Language: EN Safety of machinery - Guidelines for the use of communication systems in safety-related applications

Language: FR Sécurité des machines - Lignes directrices pour l'usage de systèmes de communication dans les applications liées à la sécurité


Language: EN It addresses the application of closed serial digital communications systems (often termed fieldbuses) used for transmission of safety-related data in the realisation of safety functions at machinery. It offers guidance on the issues that need to be considered during the specification, system design, installation, commissioning, modification and maintenance of such applications. It assumes that the SRECS safety requirements specification (SRS) has been developed and the design of the SRECS (Safety-Related Electrical Control Systems) is intended to include a safety-related communication system. This Technical Report is intended to be used in conjunction with IEC 62061.

Language: EN Language: FR
Date of issue
TC 44
ICS Codes
13.110, 29.020, 35.100.05
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