Bulgarian Institute for Standardization
Standards – always a step ahead
Phone: +359 2 8174 523, +359 2 8174 504
E-mail: info@bds-bg.org
1797 Sofia, 13 "Lachezar Stanchev" Str., "Izgrev" Complex
ID number: 175079183, VAT number: BG175079183
Main menu

БДС EN 1114-3:2020

Plastics and rubber machines - Extruders and extrusion lines - Part 3: Safety requirements for haul-offs

Jan 15, 2020

General information

60.60     Jan 15, 2020



European Standard



Appropriate for SMEs



Language in which you want to receive the document


This document deals with all significant hazards, hazardous situations and events relevant to haul-offs for cable, cable core, profiles and pipes for processing plastic and rubber, when they are used as intended and under conditions of misuse which are reasonably foreseeable by the manufacturer (see Annex A). The hazards have been identified taking into account all phases of the machine life cycle according to EN ISO 12100:2010, 5.4.
The following kinds of haul-offs are covered:
- caterpillar haul-offs;
- belt haul-offs;
- capstan haul-offs;
- belt capstan haul-offs;
- roller haul-offs.
The haul-off can function independently and begins at the product inlet opening and ends at the product outlet.
Cutting units which are integrated with or attached to the haul-off are not covered.
Take-off devices used on film or sheet lines are not covered.
This document is not applicable to haul-offs that are manufactured before the date of its publication.

Directives and Regulations

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)


Life cycle


БДС EN 1114-3:2001+A1:2009


БДС EN 1114-3:2020
60.60 Standard published
Jan 15, 2020

Related project

Adopted from EN 1114-3:2019