Equipment Safety

Laboratory equipment safety standards are published by IEC. Many of the documents address the proper use of measurement tools, electrical equipment, and others that address a variety of different tools for storage, medicine, and many other applications.

IEC 61010-031 Ed. 3.0 b:2022

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 031: Safety requirements for hand-held and hand-manipulated probe assemblies for electrical test and measurement

IEC 61010-031:2022 specifies safety requirements for hand-held and hand-manipulated probe assemblies for electrical test and measurement, and their related accessories. These probe assemblies are for non-contact or direct electrical connection between a part and electrical test and measurement equipment. They can be fixed to the equipment or be detachable accessories for the equipment.
 
 It has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC Guide 104.
 
 This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2015, and Amendment 1:2018. IEC 61010-031 is a stand-alone standard. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: 

     
  1. the scope has been made succinct. General information from the scope of Edition 2 has been moved to a new Clause 4. Consequently, Clause 4 to Clause 8 of Edition 2 have been renumbered. Clause 9 of Edition 2 has been deleted;
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  3. in Clause 2, normative references have been dated and new normative references have been added;
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  5. in 3.1.4, the definition of probe tip has been modified;
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  7. in 4.1, there is no longer any differentiation between high voltage and low voltage probe assemblies. Type C probe assemblies have been merged with Type B probe assemblies;
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  9. in 4.1 d) "Kelvin" probes have been added to the list of probe assemblies as a new Type E and a new Figure 5;
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  11. in 4.1 e), probes for voltage measurement without electrical connection to conductors have been added to the list of probe assemblies as a new Type F and a new Figure 6;
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  13. in 4.2.1, spread of fire is no longer considered as a hazard;
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  15. Subclause 4.4.2.5 from Edition 2 has been deleted;
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  17. Subclause 4.4.4.3 from Edition 2 has been deleted;
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  19. in 5.4.4.1 consideration has been given to spacings and impedance;
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  21. in 6.1.1, removable parts of probe tips which bear markings are allowed;
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  23. in 6.1.5, the voltage to be marked for measurement categories is the AC line-to-neutral or DC voltage;
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  25. in 7.4.2, requirements for unmated connectors have been modified as follows: 
       
    1. Table 2 has been modified and expanded,
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    3. a calculation method for clearances of connectors above 20 kV has been defined,
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    5. creepage distances have been aligned with clearances;
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  27. in 7.4.3.1 and 7.4.3.5, requirements for IP2X probe tips with retractable sleeve have been added;
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  29. in 7.4.3.2, Probe tips are now applicable to non-contact probe assemblies;
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  31. in 7.5.2.3.2, the values of Table 5 have been modified;
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  33. in 7.6.2, voltage tests of clearances are done without humidity preconditioning;
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  35. pre-treatments for rigidity test from Clause 10 of Edition 2 have been moved to 9.2;
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  37. Subclause 11.1 of Edition 2 has been deleted;
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  39. addition of an exception for Type E probe assembly in 13.2. Removable parts of probe tips which bear markings are allowed;
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  41. Figure F.1 has been modified;
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  43. Annex G has been added, for determination of clearances for Table 2;
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  45. Annex H has been added, covering line-to-neutral voltages for common mains supply systems.
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S+ IEC 61010-031 Ed. 2.0 en:2015 (Redline version)

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - Part 031: Safety requirements for hand-held probe assemblies for electrical measurement and test

IEC 61010-031:2015 RLV contains the International Standard and its Redline version. The Redline version is available in English only. The Redline version provides you with a quick and easy way to compare all the changes between this standard and its previous edition. The Redline version is not an official IEC Standard, only the current version of the standard is to be considered the official document. IEC 61010-031:2015 specifies safety requirements for hand-held and hand-manipulated probe assemblies of the types described below, and their related accessories. These probe assemblies are for direct electrical connection between a part and electrical test and measurement equipment. They may be fixed to the equipment or be detachable accessories for the equipment. It has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC GUIDE 104. IEC 61010-031 is a stand-alone standard. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2002 and Amendment 1:2008. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant changes from the first edition, as well as numerous other changes: a) Voltages above the levels of 30 V r.m.s., 42,4 V peak, or 60 V d.c. are deemed to be HAZARDOUS LIVE instead of 33 V r.m.s., 46,7 V peak, or 70 V d.c. b) Servicing is now included within the scope. c) Extended environmental conditions are included within the scope. d) New terms have been defined. e) Tests for REASONABLY FORESEEABLE MISUSE have been added, in particular for fuses. f) Additional instruction requirements for probe assembly operation have been specified. g) Limit values for ACCESSIBLE parts and for measurement of voltage and touch current have been modified. h) SPACINGS requirements for mating of CONNECTORS have been modified. i) PROBE TIPS and SPRING-LOADED CLIPS requirements have been modified. The PROTECTIVE FINGERGUARD replace the BARRIER with new requirements. j) Insulation requirements (6.5) and test procedures (6.6.5) have been rewritten and aligned when relevant with Part 1. Specific requirements have been added for solid insulation and thin-film insulation. k) The terminology for MEASUREMENT CATEGORY I has been replaced with the designation not RATED for measurements within MEASUREMENT CATEGORIES II, III, or IV . l) The flexing/pull test (6.7.4.3) has been partially rewritten. m) Surface temperature limits (Clause 10) have been modified to conform to the limits of IEC Guide 117. n) Requirements for resistance of PROBE WIRES to mechanical stresses have been added in Clause 12 and a new Annex D. o) Requirements have been added regarding the prevention of HAZARD from arc flash and short-circuits for SPRING-LOADED CLIPS. p) A new informative Annex E defines the dimension of the 4 mm banana CONNECTORS.

IEC 61010-1 Ed. 3.1 b:2017

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 1: General requirements

IEC 61010-1:2010+A1:2016 specifies general safety requirements for the following types of electrical equipment and their accessories, wherever they are intended to be used.
 a) Electrical test and measurement equipment
 b) Electrical industrial process-control equipment c) Electrical laboratory equipment
 This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2001. It constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant changes from the second edition, as well as numerous other changes.
 - The scope of the standard has been expanded to include all locations where these products may be used, so that both professional and non-professional versions of these products are within the scope.
 - The requirements for testing and measuring circuits (in various subclauses and the entirety of Clause 16) have been removed and included in a particular standard IEC 61010-2-030.
 - Insulation requirements (6.7) have been completely rewritten.
 - Additional requirements for protection against mechanical HAZARDS (Clause 7) have been included.
 - Surface temperature limits (Clause 10) have been modified to conform to the limits of EN 563.
 - Radiation requirements (Clause 12) have been modified, and take into account a distinction between intended emission and unintended emission.
 - Requirements for reasonably foreseeable misuse and ergonomic aspects have been added (Clause 16).
 - A new clause (Clause 17) has been added to deal with HAZARDS and environments not covered by the standard, along with a new informative annex (Annex J) dealing with RISK assessment.
 - A new informative annex (Annex E) addresses methods of reducing the POLLUTION DEGREE of a micro-environment.
 - Requirements for the qualification of coatings for protection against POLLUTION have been added (Annex H).
 - A new informative annex (Annex I) has been added to further explain how to determine the WORKING VOLTAGE of a MAINS CIRCUIT.
 It has the status of a horizontal standard in accordance with IEC Guide 104. The contents of the corrigendum 1 of May 2011, the interpretation sheet 1 of February 2013 and the corrigendum 2 of October 2013 have been included in this copy.
 This consolidated version consists of the third edition (2010) and its amendment 1 (2016). Therefore, no need to order amendment in addition to this publication.

IEC 61010-2-010 Ed. 4.0 b:2019

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - Part 2-010: Particular requirements for laboratory equipment for the heating of materials

IEC 61010-2-010:2019 specifies particular safety requirements for the following types a) to c) of electrical equipment and their accessories, wherever they are intended to be used, whenever the heating of materials is one of the functions of the equipment. a) Electrical test and measurement equipment This is equipment which by electromagnetic means tests, measures, indicates or records one or more electrical or physical quantities, also non-measuring equipment such as signal generators, measurement standards, power supplies for laboratory use, transducers, transmitters, etc. b) Electrical industrial process-control equipment This is equipment which controls one or more output quantities to specific values, with each value determined by manual setting, by local or remote programming, or by one or more input variables. c) Electrical laboratory equipment This is equipment which measures, indicates, monitors, inspects or analyses materials, or is used to prepare materials, and includes in vitro diagnostic (IVD) equipment. This fourth edition cancels and replaces the third edition published in 2014. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: a) alignment with changes introduced by Amendment 1 of IEC 61010-1:2010; b) alignment with IEC 61010-2-011 and IEC 61010-2-012: - new matching Introduction clarifying which standard(s) to use; - new 5.4.101 instructions for flammable liquid; - subclause 9.5 on flammable liquids replaced with text from IEC 61010-2-012; c) subclause 5.2.101 deleted; d) requirements in 10.101 b) and c) clarified. It has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC Guide 104.

IEC 61010-2-030 Ed. 3.0 b:2023

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 2-030: Particular requirements for equipment having testing or measuring circuits

IEC 61010-2-030:2023 specifies safety requirements for equipment having testing or measuring circuits which are connected for test or measurement purposes to devices or circuits outside the measurement equipment itself. These include measuring circuits which are part of electrical test and measurement equipment, laboratory equipment, or process control equipment. These circuits in equipment have additional protective means between the circuit and an operator. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2017. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
 a) in 1.2.1, requirements for protection against hazards which could occur from reading a voltage have been added to the scope;
 b) Clause 2, all normative references have been dated and new normative references have been added;
 c) in 4.3.2.5, requirements for power supply have been modified;
 d) in 4.3.2.6, requirements for inputs/outputs have been modified;
 e) in 4.4.2.101, a new subclause about surge protective devices has been added;
 f) in 5.1.5.101.2, minimum ratings for voltage of measuring terminals are required;
 g) Subclause 6.6.101 modifies 6.6.101 and 6.6.102 of previous edition:
 1) in 6.6.101.1, insulating material of group I may be allowed for determination of creepage distances of measuring circuit terminals;
 2) In 6.6.101.2, clearances and creepage distances up to 3 000 V for measuring circuit terminals in unmated position have been defined;
 3) in 6.6.101.3, requirements for measuring circuit terminals in partially mated position have been specified;
 4) in 6.6.101.4, requirements for measuring circuit terminals in mated position have been specified;
 5) Subclause 6.6.101.5 replaces 6.6.102;
 h) Subclause 9.101 to consider the protection of measuring circuits against the spread of fire and arc flash has been added and Table 102 has been replaced by Table K.101;
 i) in 9.101.2, relocation of 101.3 of previous edition;
 j) in 9.101.3, relocation of 101.4 of previous edition, extension to measurement category II and reference to IEC 61000-4-5 for tests;
 k) in 14.101, relocation of 14.102 and 14.101 of previous edition has been removed;
 l) in 101.3, relocation of 101.5 of previous edition, and more requirements added against hazard occurring from reading a voltage value;
 m) in K.2.1, another method for determination of clearances of secondary circuits is proposed;
 n) in K.3.2, new Table K.15 and Table K.16 for clearance calculation;
 o) in K.101.4.1, new Table K.103 and Table K.104 replace Table K.102, Table K.103 and Table K.104;
 p) in K.101.4, the subclause has been reviewed; Tables and tests for solid insulation have been modified; Table K.105 replaces Table K.9;
 q) Table K.101, replacement of Table K.106;
 r) Clause K.4, redraft of the clause to propose a method for determination of Ut for circuits which reduce transient overvoltages;
 s) Annex AA: Figure AA.1 has been redesigned;
 t) Annex EE: addition of a new informative annex for determination of clearances for Table 101.
 It has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC Guide 104.

IEC 61010-2-032 Ed. 5.0 b:2023

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 2-032: Particular requirements for hand-held and hand-manipulated current sensors for electrical test and measurement

IEC 61010-2-032:2023 specifies safety requirements for hand-held and hand-manipulated current sensors intended for measuring, detecting or injecting current, or indicating current waveforms on circuits without physically opening the current path of the circuit being measured.
 These current sensors are hand-manipulated before and/or after a test or measurement, but are not necessarily hand-held during the test or measurement. They can be stand-alone current sensors or accessories to other equipment or parts of combined equipment. These include measurement circuits which are part of electrical test and measurement equipment, laboratory equipment, or process control equipment.
 This fifth edition cancels and replaces the fourth edition published in 2019. This edition constitutes a technical revision.
 This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
 a) In 1.1.1, definitions of current sensor types have been moved to a new Annex FF;
 b) Clause 2, all normative references have been dated and new normative references have been added;
 c) 3.2.103, a new definition protective fingerguard has been added which replaces the previous definition of protective barrier;
 d) 4.4.2.101 is a new subclause about surge protective devices;
 e) in 5.1.5.101.2, minimum ratings for voltage of measuring terminals are required;
 f) Subclause 6.5.1 has been modified;
 g) Subclause 6.5.5 is no longer used;
 h) Subclause 6.6.101 modifies 6.6.101 and 6.6.102 of previous edition:
 1) in 6.6.101.1, insulating material of group I may be allowed for determination of creepage distances of measuring circuit terminals;
 2) in 6.6.101.2, clearances and creepage distances up to 3 000 V for measuring circuit terminals in unmated position have been defined;
 3) in 6.6.101.3, requirements for measuring circuit terminals in partially mated position have been specified;
 4) in 6.6.101.4, requirements for measuring circuit terminals in mated position have been specified;
 5) Subclause 6.6.101.5 replaces 6.6.102;
 i) Subclause 6.6.102 replaces 6.101 of previous edition with modifications;
 j) Subclause 6.101.2 replaces 6.9.101.1 of previous edition with modifications;
 k) Subclause 6.101.3 replaces 6.9.101.2 of previous edition with modifications;
 l) Subclause 6.101.4 replaces 6.9.102 of previous edition with modifications;
 m) in 8.101, jaw ends abrasion test has been modified;
 n) 8.105 is a new subclause for input/output leads attachment has been added;
 o) in 9.101.2, relocation of 101.3 of previous edition;
 p) in 9.101.3, relocation of 101.4 of previous edition, extension to measurement category II and reference to IEC 61000-4-5 for tests:
 q) Table 104 has been replaced by Table K.101:
 r) in 9.102, relocation of Clause 102 of previous edition;
 s) in 14.101, relocation of 14.102. Subclause 14.101 of previous edition has been deleted;
 t) 101.3 is a new subclause for protections against hazard occurring from reading a voltage value in replacement of Clause EE.5 of previous edition;
 u) in Table D.101, transients are disregarded for insulation between jaw ends and input/output circuits;
 v) in Clause F.101, test voltages for routine test of jaws have been modified;
 w) in K.2.1, another method for determination of clearances of secondary circuits is proposed;
 x) in K.3.2, new Table K.15 and Table K.16 for clearance calculation;
 y) K.3.101 is a new clause;
 z) Clause K.4, redraft of the clause to propose a method for determination of Ut for circuits which reduce transient overvoltages;
 aa) Table K.101 replaces Table 104;
 bb) Subclause K.101.4 has been reviewed and tables and tests for solid insulation have been modified;
 cc) Table K.104 of previous edition has been deleted;
 dd) Annex AA: Figure AA.1 has been redesigned;
 ee) Annex EE: addition of a new informative annex for determination of clearances for Table 101;
 ff) Annex GG: this annex was Annex EE of previous edition and the current sensor type of a clamp multimeter is type A or type B.

IEC 61010-2-033 Ed. 3.0 b:2023

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 2-033: Particular requirements for hand-held multimeters and other meters for domestic and professional use, capable of measuring mains voltage

IEC 61010-2-033:2023 specifies safety requirements for hand-held multimeters and other meters for domestic and professional use, capable of measuring mains. Hand-held multimeters are multi-range multifunction measuring instruments intended to measure voltage and other electrical quantities such as resistance or current. Their primary purpose is to measure voltage on a live mains. They are suitable to be supported by one hand during normal use. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2019. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
 a) Clause 2, all normative references have been dated and new normative references have been added;
 b) 4.4.2.101 is a new subclause about surge protective devices;
 c) Subclause 6.6.101 modifies 6.6.101 and 6.6.102 of previous edition:
 1) in 6.6.101.1, insulating material of group I may be allowed for determination of creepage distances of measuring circuit terminals;
 2) in 6.6.101.2, Clearances and creepage distances up to 3 000 V for measuring circuit terminals in unmated position have been defined;
 3) in 6.6.101.3, requirements for measuring circuit terminals in partially mated position have been specified;
 4) in 6.6.101.4, requirements for measuring circuit terminals in mated position have been specified;
 5) Subclause 6.6.101.5 replaces 6.6.102;
 d) Subclause 6.101 replaces 6.9.101 of the previous edition with modifications;
 e) 9.101 is a new subclause to consider the protection of measuring circuits against the spread of fire and arc flash;
 f) in 9.101.2, relocation of 101.3 of previous edition;
 g) in 9.101.3, relocation of 101.4 of previous edition;
 h) in 101.3, relocation of Clause 102 of previous edition;
 i) in K.2.1, another method for determination of clearances of secondary circuits is proposed;
 j) in K.3.2, new Table K.15 and Table K.16 for clearance calculation;
 k) Clause K.4 of the previous edition has been deleted;
 l) Subclause K.101.4 has been reviewed;
 m) Table K.104 of the previous edition has been deleted;
 n) Annex AA: Figure AA.1 has been redesigned;
 o) Annex EE: addition of a new informative annex for determination of clearances for the purposes of Table 101.

IEC 61010-2-033 Ed. 2.0 b:2019

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 2-033: Particular requirements for hand-held multimeters and other meters for domestic and professional use, capable of measuring mains voltage

IEC 61010-2-033:2019 is available as IEC 61010-2-033:2019 RLV which contains the International Standard and its Redline version, showing all changes of the technical content compared to the previous edition. IEC 61010-2-033:2019 specifies safety requirements for hand-held multimeters for domestic and professional use, capable of measuring mains. Hand-held multimeters are multi-range multifunction measuring instruments intended to measure voltage and other electrical quantities such as resistance or current. Their primary purpose is to measure voltage on a live mains. They are suitable to be supported by one hand during normal use. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2012. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: - The scope has been reduced to hand-held multimeters. Voltmeters and clamp multimeters have been removed. They are addressed respectively by IEC 61010-2-030 and IEC 61010-2-032. The relevant definitions have been removed. - Subclause 4.4.2.101 has been relocated into Clause 102. - Clearances and creepage distances for wet locations and for measuring circuit terminals exceeding 1 000 V a.c. or 1 414 V d.c. have been specified. - Subclause 14.101 related to "Circuits or components used as transient overvoltage limiting devices in measuring circuits used to measure mains" has been removed. - References to IEC 61010-031 for probe assemblies and IEC 61010-2-032 for current sensors have been added. - Requirements for protection against mains overvoltage measuring circuits have been added. - Clause 102 has been rewritten. - Requirements for measuring circuits from 1 000 V to 3 000 V have been added. - An informative Annex CC about dimensions of 4-mm banana terminals has been added. - A flowchart for insulation according to the type of circuit has been added in a new Annex DD.

IEC 61010-2-040 Ed. 3.0 b:2020

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 2-040: Particular requirements for sterilizers and washer-disinfectors used to treat medical materials

IEC 61010-2-040:2020 is available as IEC 61010-2-040:2020 RLV which contains the International Standard and its Redline version, showing all changes of the technical content compared to the previous edition. IEC 61010-2-040:2020 specifies safety requirements for electrical equipment intended for sterilization, washing, and disinfection of medical materials in the medical, veterinary, pharmaceutical and laboratory fields, when used under the environmental conditions of 1.4. Examples of such equipment include the following: - sterilizers and disinfectors using steam and/or hot water as the sterilant; - sterilizers and disinfectors using toxic gas, toxic aerosol or toxic vapour as the sterilant; - sterilizers and disinfectors using hot air or hot inert gas as the sterilant; and - washer-disinfectors. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2015. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: - it is established on the basis of the third edition (2010) of IEC 61010 1 and its Amendment 1 (2016); - added tolerance for stability of a.c. voltage test equipment to 6.8.3.1; - the status of a Group Safety Publication has been removed (this does not change the technical requirements in the document).

IEC 61010-2-051 Ed. 4.0 b:2018

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - Part 2-051: Particular requirements for laboratory equipment for mixing and stirring

IEC 61010-2-051:2018 is applicable to electrically operated laboratory equipment and its accessories for mechanical mixing and stirring, where mechanical energy influences the shape or size or homogeneity of materials and their accessories. Such devices can contain heating elements. It has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC Guide 104. This fourth edition cancels and replaces the third edition published in 2015. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: - adaptation of changes introduced by Amendment 1 of IEC 61010-1; - added tolerance for stability of AC voltage test equipment to Clause 6; - added required assessment for equipment intended to be used with flammable, hazardous, or toxic fluids to Clause 17. This Part 2-051 is intended to be used in conjunction with IEC 61010-1. It was established on the basis of the third edition (2010) and its Amendment 1 (2016).

IEC 61010-2-061 Ed. 4.0 b:2018

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - Part 2-061: Particular requirements for laboratory atomic spectrometers with thermal atomization and ionization

IEC 61010-2-061:2018 applies to electrically powered laboratory atomic spectro­meters with thermal atomization. It has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC Guide 104. This fourth edition cancels and replaces the third edition published in 2015. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: - adaptation of changes introduced by Amendment 1 of IEC 61010-1; - added tolerance for stability of AC voltage test equipment to Clause 6; - added requirement for interlock systems containing electric/electronic or programmable components to Clause 15.

IEC 61010-2-081 Ed. 3.0 b:2019

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - Part 2-081: Particular requirements for automatic and semi-automatic laboratory equipment for analysis and other purposes

IEC 61010-2-081:2019 applies to automatic and semi-automatic laboratory equipment for analysis and other purposes. Automatic and semi-automatic laboratory equipment consists of instruments or systems for measuring or modifying one or more characteristics or parameters of samples, performing the complete process or parts of the process without manual intervention. Equipment forming part of such a system is within the scope of this document. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2015. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: - adaptation of changes introduced by Amendment 1 of IEC 61010-1:2010; - added tolerance for stability of AC voltage test equipment to Clause 6. It has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC Guide 104.

IEC 61010-2-091 Ed. 2.0 b:2019

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - Part 2-091: Particular requirements for cabinet X-ray systems

IEC 61010-2-091:2019 specifies particular safety requirements for cabinet X-ray systems, which fall under any of categories a), b) or c) below. a) Electrical test and measurement equipment This is equipment which by electromagnetic means tests, measures, indicates or records one or more electrical or physical quantities, also non-measuring equipment such as signal generators, measurement standards, power supplies for laboratory use, transducers, transmitters, etc. NOTE 1 This includes bench-top power supplies intended to aid a testing or measuring operation on another piece of equipment. Power supplies intended to power equipment are within the scope of IEC 61558 (see 1.1.2 h)). This standard also applies to test equipment integrated into manufacturing processes and intended for testing manufactured devices. NOTE 2 Manufacturing test equipment is likely to be installed adjacent to and interconnected with industrial machinery in this application. b) Electrical industrial process-control equipment This is equipment which controls one or more output quantities to specific values, with each value determined by manual setting, by local or remote programming, or by one or more input variables. c) Electrical laboratory equipment This is equipment which measures, indicates, monitors, inspects or analyses materials, or is used to prepare materials, and includes in vitro diagnostic (IVD) equipment. This equipment may also be used in areas other than laboratories; examples include selftest IVD equipment to be used in the home and inspection equipment to be used to check people or material during transportation. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2012. It constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant changes from the first edition, as well as numerous other changes: - The scope of the document has been clarified and limited to equipment up to 500 kV. - Additional marking requirements for X-ray generating assemblies have been added. (5.1) - Requirements for high-voltage cables used in the X-ray assembly have been added. (6.5) - Insulation requirements have been added. (6.7) - Temperature requirements for beam-limiting devices have been added. (10.3) - Clarification has been provided on and , and test methods. (12) - Requirements for have been modified, taking into account functional safety standards. (15) - Requirements for reasonably foreseeable misuse have been clarified. (16) - Risk assessment has been made mandatory for specific aspects. (17)

IEC 61010-2-101 Ed. 3.0 b:2018

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 2-101: Particular requirements for in vitro diagnostic (IVD) medical equipment

IEC 61010-2-101:2018 applies to equipment intended for in vitro diagnostic (IVD) medical purposes, including self-test IVD medical purposes. It has the status of a group safety publication, as specified in IEC Guide 104. This document has been prepared in close collaboration with Working Group CENELEC BTTF 88.1. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2015. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: - adaptation of changes introduced by Amendment 1 of IEC 61010-1; - added tolerance for stability of AC voltage test equipment to Clause 6. This Part 2-101 is intended to be used in conjunction with IEC 61010-1. It was established on the basis of the third edition (2010) and its Amendment 1 (2016).

IEC 61010-2-201 Ed. 2.0 b:2017

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 2-201: Particular requirements for control equipment

IEC 61010-2-201:2017 specifies safety requirements and related verification tests for any product performing the function of control equipment and/or their associated peripherals. In addition, these products have as their intended use the command and control of machines, automated manufacturing and industrial processes, e.g. discrete and continuous control. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2013. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This second edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition; a) clarify, change, delete definitions which were causing confusion, b) change and clarify the temperature testing methodology, c) change documentation methodologies allowed, d) change some terminal markings, e) add clarity to some of the informative annexes, f) add Annex E with changes, g) add Annexes AA FF.

IEC 61326-3-1 Ed. 2.0 b:2017

Electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - EMC requirements – Part 3-1: Immunity requirements for safety-related systems and for equipment intended to perform safety-related functions (functional safety) – General industrial applications

IEC 61326-3-1:2017 covers all equipment within the scope of IEC 61326-1, but is limited to systems and equipment for industrial applications intended to perform safety functions as defined in IEC 61508 with SIL 1-3. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2008. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: - extension of the frequency range up to 6 GHz for the radio-frequency electromagnetic field test according to IEC 61000-4-3, - replacement of the performance criterion FS with DS according to the generic standard IEC 61000-6-7, - adding Table 1 - Aspects to be considered during application of performance criterion DS, - including immunity tests for devices with current consumption 16 A according to IEC 61000-4-34, - updating Table 8 - Frequency ranges of mobile transmitters and ISM equipment, - updating Figure A.1 and Figure 1 for better readability.

IEC 61326-3-2 Ed. 2.0 b:2017

Electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - EMC requirements - Part 3-2: Immunity requirements for safety-related systems and for equipment intended to perform safety-related functions (functional safety) - Industrial applications with specified electromagnetic environment

IEC 61326-3-2:2017 covers all equipment within the scope of IEC 61326-1, but is limited to systems and equipment for industrial applications within a specified electromagnetic environment and intended to perform safety functions as defined in IEC 61508 with SIL 1-3. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2008. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: - extension of the frequency range up to 6 GHz for the radio-frequency electromagnetic field test according to IEC 61000-4-3, - replacement of the performance criterion FS with DS according to the generic standard IEC 61000-6-7, - adding Table 1 - Aspects to be considered during application of performance criterion DS, - including immunity tests for devices with current consumption 16 A according to IEC 61000-4-34, - updating Figure A.1 and Figure 1 for better readability, - adding tests according to IEC 61000-4-16 to replace the tests according to IEC 61000-4-6 in the frequency range between 10 kHz and 150 kHz.