BS EN 62949:2017
Particular safety requirements for equipment to be connected to information and communication technology networks
|Standard number:||BS EN 62949:2017|
|ISBN:||978 0 580 89841 9|
BS EN 62949:2017
This standard BS EN 62949:2017 Particular safety requirements for equipment to be connected to information and communication technology networks is classified in these ICS categories:
- 33.160 Audio, video and audiovisual engineering
- 35.020 Information technology (IT) in general
- 33.160.01 Audio, video and audiovisual systems in general
This document applies to the interface of equipment designed and intended to be connected as a communication terminal to an information and communication technology (ICT) network termination.
This document does not apply to:
equipment covered by IEC 62368‑1 ; and
interfaces to other networks.
An example of ‘other networks’ is a dedicated Home and Building Electronic Systems/Building Automation and Control Systems HBES/BACS network covered by EN 50491‑3 .
This document specifies the safety requirements of the interface to the ICT network only.
See Annex D.
Requirements additional to those specified in this document may be necessary for
equipment intended for operation while exposed, for example, to extremes of temperature, to excessive dust, moisture, or vibration, to flammable gases, to corrosive or explosive atmospheres,
electro medical applications with physical connections to the patient.
The following requirements are not covered by this document:
functional safety of equipment;
functional reliability of equipment;
communication facilities with remote supply using hazardous voltage;
protection of equipment connected to ICT networks from functional damage.