EN 1034-1:2021

Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 1: Common requirements

Publication date:   Aug 16, 2021

General information

60.60 Standard published   May 12, 2021


CEN/TC 198 Printing and paper machinery - Safety

European Norm

85.100   Equipment for the paper industry



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This document specifies safety requirements.
This document is applicable to paper making and paper finishing machines. It contains definitions and requirements which apply to all paper making and paper finishing machines listed in Annex A and is intended to be used in connection with the specific part applicable for the respective machine listed in Annex A. Specific parts can contain additional requirements or deviations from EN 1034-1 in which case the specific stipulations take precedence over the specification made in EN 1034-1. The standard deals with the hazards listed in Annex B.
This document deals with all significant hazards, hazardous situations or hazardous events relevant to paper making and paper finishing machines, when they are used as intended and under conditions of misuse which are reasonably foreseeable by the manufacturer.
This document does not apply to machines used in paper converting. See EN 1010-1 to EN 1010-5.
This document applies to machines produced after the date of publication of this standard.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


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


EN 1034-1:2000+A1:2010


EN 1034-1:2021
60.60 Standard published
May 12, 2021