Additional Safety Organizations and Links

For more information on these topics, reference the following links.

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American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
•  European Norm (EN)
•  International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)
•  National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
•  Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
•  Robotics Industries Association (RIA)
•  The Instrumentation, Systems, and Automation Society (ISA)
•  Chemical Safety Board (CSB)

Some Safety Standards You Should Be Familiar With:

•  ISO 12100-1 and ISO 14121: Safety of machinery—principles for design and risk assessment.
•  IEC 60204-1: Safety of electrical equipment
•  NFPA79 (2006): Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery
•  ISO 13849-1, -2: Safety related parts of machinery (SRPCS)
•  IEC 61326-3-1: EMC and functional machinery
•  IEC 61508: Functional Safety (basic standard)
•  IEC61496: Safety
•  IEC61131-6: Safety for PLCs
•  IEC61800-5-2: Safety function for drives
•  IEC 61511: Standards for fire and gas systems
•  ANSI B11.19: Performance criteria for the design, construction, care and operation of safeguarding
•  ANSI B11.TR6: Safety control systems for machine tools
•  ANSI/RIA15.06, CAN/CSA Z434: Safety requirements for robots and robot systems
•  IEC 62061: Functional safety of safety-related electrical, electric and programmable electronic control systems.

Standards for Risk Assessment:

•  ANSI B11.TR3: Risk Assessment and risk reduction—A guide to estimate, evaluate and reduce risks associated with machine tools
•  ANSI B11.2008: General safety requirements common to ANSI B11 machines
•  ISO 14121: Safety of machinery – principles of risk assessment.
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