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Woodworking machines Safety Part 15 Presses and bending presses

General information

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CEN

CEN/TC 142 Woodworking machines - Safety

European Norm

Scope

This document deals with all significant hazards, hazardous situations and events
as listed in Clause 4, which are relevant to presses used to laminate, bend and/or
join together flat panels consisting of solid wood and wood based materials such as
chipboard, fibreboard, plywood or to assembly and/or shape solid wood and wood
based materials such as MDF and plywood, hereinafter referred to as "machines",
when they are used as intended and under the conditions foreseen by the
manufacturer including reasonably foreseeable misuse. Pressing force is applied
between two flat or shaped surfaces by actuators pushing top and bottom surfaces
against each other, moving one of them. Loading and/or unloading is manual and
gluing and/or shaping process is cold.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard

2006/42/EC

Directive 2006/42/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast)

Life cycle

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