ISO 10218-1:2011, Robots and robotic devices -- Safety requirements for industrial robots -- Part 1: Robots

Published standard that is directed to industrial robot manufacturers, where the intended use is in an industrial environment.

An industrial environment means that the people are of working age (not children or elderly) who have some knowledge and training about their workplace and the machinery within their scope of work.

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This standard is for use by Manufacturers of industrial robots.

The previous edition had been well accepted, but was the first edition ISO standard.  Many enhancements and improvements were made in this 2011 edition.

Publication date: 2011