This document specifies the general safety requirements for road operation machinery. This document deals with the significant hazards (see Annex A) common to road operation machinery, when they are used as intended and under the conditions of misuse which are reasonably foreseeable by the manufacturer associated with the whole lifetime of the machine (transportation, travel and work mode mounting and dismounting of equipment/attachments in service, routine maintenance, and
storage), excluding dismantling, disabling and scrapping.
NOTE 1 The requirements specified in this document are common to two or more families of road operation
This document gives general safety requirements for all types of road operation machinery and shall be used in conjunction with parts 2 to 4. These machine specific parts do not repeat the requirements from part 1 but supplement, supersede or modify the requirements for the type of road operation machinery in question.
This document applies to:
a) road surface cleaning machines (as defined in 3.7 and EN 15429-1:2007);
b) winter maintenance equipment (as defined in groups 1 and 2 of EN 15144:2007);
c) road service area maintenance machines for grass and/or brush cutting (as defined in EN 15436-1:2008).
This document deals with:
— equipment permanently mounted on carrier vehicles;
— interchangeable equipment;
— self-propelled machinery with an integrated specially designed chassis;
— trailed machines;