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

TC 66

Safety of measuring, control and laboratory equipment


TC 66 Scope

TC 66

To prepare safety standards for test and measurement equipment, industrial-process control equipment, and laboratory equipment.

Such equipment includes:

a) equipment and systems to measure, test, generate, and analyze, simple and complex electromagnetic quantities.

Note: Aspects of this equipment other than safety are covered by other technical committees.

b) equipment and systems for industrial-process measurement and control.

Note: Aspects of this equipment other than safety are covered by TC 65.

In addition:

- SC 65A has a Safety Pilot Function relating to the functional safety of electrical/electronic/ programmable electronic systems.

- SC 65B is responsible for the safety of analyser houses.

c) laboratory equipment for analysis, handling and preparation of materials.

Note: This equipment includes measuring instruments, systems and their accessories, for preparation, treatment and analysis of materials in the fields of research, medicine, industry and education, and for environmental monitoring."

Further information

United Kingdom
Strategic Business Plan
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TC 66 Officers