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  • AS/NZS 60479.1:2010

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    Effects of current on human beings and livestock General aspects

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  23-03-2022

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  11-05-2010

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Provides basic guidance on the general aspects of the effects of electrical currents on persons and livestock for the establishment of electrical safety requirements.

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    Committee EL-001
    Development Note Standard has been given Pending Revision status. Under Revision by DR AS/NZS IEC 60479.1:2021.
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Pending Revision indicates that as a result of the Aged Standards review process, the document needs updating. If no project proposal, meeting the quality criteria, is received within the 12 month timeframe, the document shall be withdrawn.
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Under Revision

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    First published as part of MP 30-1976.Revised and redesignated as AS 3859-1991.Jointly revised and redesignated in part as AS/NZS 60479.1:2002.Second edition 2010. Originated as part of MP 30 1976. Previous edition AS 3859 1991. Jointly revised and redesignated in part as AS/NZS 60479.1:2002. Second edition 2010.

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