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  • Abstract:
    This European Standard specifies requirements, test methods, marking and information to be supplied by the manufacturer for descender devices, which include descent lines (hereinafter referred to as lines), intended for rescue and to protect against falls in a rescue system, which is a personal fall protection system. This European Standard does not specify requirements for descender devices that are used for descending in mountaineering, rope access or work positioning systems. NOTE A descender device which enables the user to rescue himself and which conforms to this European Standard is personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Document number:
    EN 341
  • Issuing date:
    2011-06-01
  • Document type:
    Norm
  • Title:
    Personal fall protection equipment - Descender devices for rescue
  • Replaces:
    EN 341(1992-12); FprEN 341(2011-02); EN 341/AC(1993-11); EN 341/A1(1996-10)
  • Author:
    CEN/TC 160 Protection against falls from height including working belts
  • Search term:
    Accident prevention; Capacitive loads; Climbing equipment; Coats; Crash protection devices; Definitions; Elongation; Ergonomics; Fall; Fibres; Hand operated; Heating; Instructions for use; Marking; Performance tests; Positioning; Protection against accidents; Protective clothing; Protective equipment; Rapelling equipment; Rescue equipment; Restraint systems (protective); Retention force; Ropes; Safety devices; Safety engineering; Safety requirements; Safety ropes; Specification (approval); Speed; Strips; Supporting means; Testing; Use; Velocity; Wire ropes; Workplace safety
  • Application areas:
    30.05 Persönliche Schutzausrüstung gegen Absturz (z. B. Gurte, Anschlageinrichtungen)
  • Hazards:
    AB Terminologische Festlegungen in Normen mit Arbeitsschutzbezug; DF Stürzen, Rutschen, Stolpern, Fallen; HF Mangelhafte Kennzeichnungen; KE Belastungen durch Funktionsstörungen an Arbeitsmitteln (Ausfall, Bruch, fehlerhafte Montage, Softwarefehler, Störung der Energieversorgung)
  • ICS:
    13.340.60 Protection against falling and slipping
  • Price:
    54,90 EUR
  • Cross references:
    EN 362 (2004-12)<S>; EN 363 (2008-02){historisch}<S>; EN 364 (1992-12)<S>; EN 365 (2004-09)<S>; EN 1891 (1998-04)<S>; EN 1496 (2017-01)<G>; EN 12385-1+A1 (2008-10)<G>; ISO 9227 (2017-03)<G>
  • Cited in:
    DIN EN 363 (2019-06); DIN EN 528 (2021-06)<STARR>; DIN EN 1496 (2017-03); DIN EN 1909 (2017-05); DIN EN 15567-1 (2015-08); DIN EN 15567-1 (2020-05); BGI 826 (2013-06); 13/30277460 DC (2013-03-28); 13/30279677 DC (2013-05-13); 15/30323348 DC (2015-06-18); 16/30339214 DC (2016-05-19); 19/30385585 DC (2019-08-06); 19/30393184 DC (2019-05-14); BS EN 363 (2019-05-21); BS EN 528 (2021-03-23); BS EN 1496 (2017-01-31); BS EN 1909 (2017-04-30); BS EN 15567-1+A1 (2015-05-31); EN 528 (2021-03)<STARR>; EN 1496 (2017-01); EN 15567-1 (2015-05); NF H92-100 (2021-03-10); OENORM EN 528 (2021-07-01); LBG B06 (2018-11); GOST 12.4.317 (2019)
  • Identical with:
    DIN EN 341(2011-09)<IDT>; BS EN 341(2011-08-31)<IDT>; DS/EN 341(2011-08-30)<IDT>; NF S71-501(2011-07-01)<IDT>; SN EN 341(2011-09)<IDT>; OENORM EN 341(2011-08-01)<IDT>; PN-EN 341(2011-11-30)<IDT>; SS-EN 341(2011-07-12)<IDT>; UNE-EN 341(2011-11-01)<IDT>; TS EN 341(2015-12-21)<IDT>
  • Update flag:
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