This European Standard specifies general requirements for the application and operating parameters of limiting and indicating devices installed on powered cranes. NOTE: Specific requirements for particular types of crane are given in the appropriate European Standard for the particular crane type. This European Standard does not cover erection, dismantling operations, or changing the configuration of a crane. The significant hazards covered by this European Standard are identified in clause 4. This European Standard is applicable to cranes which are manufactured after the date of approval by CEN of this standard.
When the standard is harmonized under a directive or regulation, the word Harmonized appear. When such an inscription does not appear, it means that the standard is related to / supporting the relevant directive or regulation.
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)Harmonized