EN 415-1:2014

Safety of packaging machines - Part 1: Terminology and classification of packaging machines and associated equipment EN 415-1:2014

Publication date:   Aug 19, 2014

General information

90.93 Standard confirmed   Jun 22, 2020


CEN/TC 146 Packaging machines - Safety

European Norm

01.040.55   Packaging and distribution of goods (Vocabularies) | 55.200   Packaging machinery



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This European Standard defines the field of packaging machines. The machines defined fall within the following general groups:
— filling machines;
— closing machines;
— labelling, decorating and coding machines;
— cleaning, sterilizing, cooling and drying machines;
— fill and seal machines;
— inspection machines;
— container and packaging component handling machines;
— form, fill and seal machines;
— carton erecting, carton closing and cartoning machines;
— wrapping machines;
— group or secondary packaging machines;
— palletizers, depalletizers and ancillary equipment;
— pallet wrapping machines;
— strapping machines.
This part of EN 415 indicates the relevant machine specific part of EN 415, or another relevant standard, where safety requirements for dealing with the hazards associated with these machines can be found.

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 415-1:2000+A1:2009


EN 415-1:2014
90.93 Standard confirmed
Jun 22, 2020