International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies

TC 116

Safety of motor-operated electric tools





Approval %
13 13 100 >50% APPROVED


Number of


approving and

21 5 >=4 (if <=16)
>=5 (if >=17)

 Illustration: Voting

Voting Result


Document 116/119/NP


Project : IEC 62841-2-5:2014 ED1

IEC 62841-2-5 Ed. 1.0: Electric Motor-Operated Hand-Held Tools, Transportable Tools and Lawn and Garden Machinery - Safety - Part 2-5: Particular requirements for hand-held circular saws


Reference Circulation date Closing date Downloads
116/119/NP 2012-11-23 2013-03-01
Compilation of Comments
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Result of Voting

Australia O
Austria P 2013-02-28 A N N N -
Belarus O 2013-02-28 Y N N N -
Belgium P 2013-02-04 Y N N N -
Brazil O 2013-03-01 A N N N -
Bulgaria O
Canada P 2013-02-26 Y N N N -
China P 2013-03-01 Y N Y Y -
Czech Republic P 2013-02-27 Y Y N N -
Denmark O
Finland P 2013-02-25 A N N N -
France P 2013-02-22 A N N N -
Germany P 2013-02-26 Y Y N Y -
Greece O 2013-02-27 A Y N N -
Hungary O
India O
Indonesia O
Iran O
Ireland O 2013-02-25 Y Y N N -
Israel P 2013-02-28 A N N N -
Italy P 2013-02-25 A Y N N -
Japan P 2013-02-28 Y Y N Y -
Korea, Republic of P 2013-02-25 Y Y N N -
Malaysia O
Mexico P 2013-02-27 Y N N N -
Netherlands P 2013-02-28 Y Y N N -
New Zealand O
Norway O
Oman O
Pakistan - 2013-02-26 Y N N N -
Poland O
Portugal P 2013-03-01 A N N N -
Qatar - 2013-02-27 Y N N N -
Romania O
Russian Federation P 2013-02-28 Y N N N -
Serbia O
Singapore O
Slovakia O
Slovenia O
South Africa P 2013-02-25 Y N N N -
Spain O
Sweden P 2013-02-26 A N N N -
Switzerland P 2013-02-07 A N N N -
Thailand O
Ukraine O
United Kingdom P 2012-12-24 Y Y N Y -
United States of America P 2013-02-14 Y N N Y -


The final result of voting will be indicated in the Report of Voting (RVN), as P-members have the possibility to nominate an expert one month after the closing date -- complete information in AC/172/2000

  1. Approving: Does the National Committee approve the addition of the new proposal to the program of work of the committee [Yes/No] ?

  2. Only votes received from P-members before the closing date are counted in determining the decision.

  3. P-members not voting: (0)

  4. CD/CDV: Does the National Committee agree with direct submission of the draft accompanying the proposal as a Committee Draft/Committee Draft for Voting [Y if Yes] ?

  5. Participation : Is the National Committee prepared to participate in the development of the project [Yes/No] ? (Only those voting in favour of the proposal itself have their willingness to participate considered as part of the final decision.)

  6. Acceptance criteria for TS/IS:

    • approval of the work item by a simple majority of the P-members voting

    • at least 4 P-members in the case of a committee with 16 or fewer P-members, or at least 5 P-members in the case of committees with 17 or more P-members, have nominated or confirmed the name of an expert and approved the new work item proposal

*Comments rejected because they were not submitted in the IEC Comment form.
**Vote rejected due to lack of justification statement.