Electric toys - Safety

This International Standard deals with the safety of toys that have at least one function dependent on electricity. Additional requirements for experimental sets are given in Annex A. Toys using electricity for secondary functions are within the scope of this standard. Additional requirements for toys incorporating lasers and light-emitting diodes are given in Annex E. In order to comply with this standard, electric toys also have to comply with ISO 8124-1, since it covers hazards other than those arising by the use of electricity.

Elektrische Spielzeuge - Sicherheit

Jouets électriques - Sécurité

Električne igrače - Varnost - Dopolnilo A2

Ta mednarodni standard obravnava varnost igrač, ki imajo vsaj eno funkcijo, odvisno od elektrike. Dodatne zahteve za eksperimentalne sete so podane v dodatku A. Igrače, ki uporabljajo elektriko za sekundarne funkcije, so zajete v obsegu tega standarda. Dodatne zahteve za igrače, ki vsebujejo laserje in svetleče diode, so podane v dodatku E. Da so v skladu s tem standardom, morajo biti električne igrače prav tako v skladu z ISO 8124-1, saj zajema nevarnosti, drugačne od tistih, ki lahko nastanejo zaradi uporabe elektrike.

General Information

Status
Published
Public Enquiry End Date
30-Dec-2009
Publication Date
12-Sep-2011
Current Stage
6060 - National Implementation/Publication (Adopted Project)
Start Date
05-Aug-2011
Due Date
10-Oct-2011
Completion Date
13-Sep-2011

RELATIONS

Effective Date
01-Apr-2020
Effective Date
28-Feb-2012
Effective Date
01-Oct-2011
Effective Date
07-Sep-2011

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SLOVENSKI STANDARD
SIST EN 62115:2005/A2:2011
01-oktober-2011
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Electric toys - Safety
Elektrische Spielzeuge - Sicherheit
Jouets électriques - Sécurité
Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z: EN 62115:2005/A2:2011
ICS:
13.120 Varnost na domu Domestic safety
97.200.50 ,JUDþH Toys
SIST EN 62115:2005/A2:2011 en

2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.

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SIST EN 62115:2005/A2:2011
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SIST EN 62115:2005/A2:2011
EUROPEAN STANDARD
EN 62115/A2
NORME EUROPÉENNE
July 2011
EUROPÄISCHE NORM
ICS 13.120; 97.200.50
English version
Electric toys -
Safety
(IEC 62115:2003/A2:2010, modified)
Jouets électriques - Elektrische Spielzeuge -
Sécurité Sicherheit
(CEI 62115:2003/A2:2010, modifié) (IEC 62115:2003/A2:2010, modifiziert)

This amendment A2 modifies the European Standard EN 62115:2005; it was approved by CENELEC on

2011-01-02. CENELEC members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations which

stipulate the conditions for giving this amendment the status of a national standard without any alteration.

Up-to-date lists and bibliographical references concerning such national standards may be obtained on

application to the Central Secretariat or to any CENELEC member.

This amendment exists in three official versions (English, French, German). A version in any other language

made by translation under the responsibility of a CENELEC member into its own language and notified to the

Central Secretariat has the same status as the official versions.

CENELEC members are the national electrotechnical committees of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia,

Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland,

Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania,

Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.
CENELEC
European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization
Comité Européen de Normalisation Electrotechnique
Europäisches Komitee für Elektrotechnische Normung
Management Centre: Avenue Marnix 17, B - 1000 Brussels

© 2011 CENELEC - All rights of exploitation in any form and by any means reserved worldwide for CENELEC members.

Ref. No. EN 62115:2005/A2:2011 E
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SIST EN 62115:2005/A2:2011
EN 62115:2005/A2:2011 - 2 -
Foreword

The text of document 61/4051/FDIS, future edition 1 of IEC 62115:2003/A2:2010, prepared by IEC TC 61,

Safety of household and similar electrical appliances, was submitted to the IEC-CENELEC parallel vote.

A draft amendment, prepared by the Technical Committee CENELEC TC 61, Safety of household and

similar electrical appliances, was submitted to the formal vote.

The combined texts were approved by CENELEC as EN 62115:2005/A2:2011 on 2011-01-02.

The following dates were fixed:
– latest date by which the amendment has to be implemented
at national level by publication of an identical
national standard or by endorsement
(dop) 2012-01-02
– latest date by which the national standards conflicting
with the amendment have to be withdrawn
(dow) 2014-01-02

This amendment has been prepared under Mandate M/445 given to CENELEC by the European

Commission and the European Free Trade Association to cover Essential Requirements of EC Directive

2009/48/EC. (see Annex ZZ).
NOTE 1 The following print types are used:
- requirements: in roman type;
- test specifications: in italic type;
- notes: in small roman type.

Words in bold in the text are defined in Clause 3. When a definition concerns an adjective, the adjective and the associated noun

are also in bold.

p NOTE 2 In this document, p is used in the margin to indicate instructions for preparing the printed version.

Annexes ZA and ZZ have been added by CENELEC.
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Endorsement notice

The text of the International Standard IEC 62115:2003/A2:2010 was approved by CENELEC as a

European Standard with agreed common modifications as given below.

In the official version, for Bibliography, the following note has to be added for the standard indicated:

IEC 61558-2-16 NOTE Harmonized as EN 61558-2-16.
COMMON MODIFICATIONS
2 Normative references
p Delete the replacement of ISO 8124-1.
p Replace EN 71 standards by the following:
EN 71-1, Safety of toys – Part 1: Mechanical and physical properties
EN 71-3, Safety of toys – Part 3: Migration of certain elements
Delete reference to IEC 60320-1.
3 Definitions
p 3.1.11 Replace Note 1 by the following:
NOTE 1 Computer toys are toys that have play value either

– when not connected to a computer or screen such as steering wheels, video guns and toy keyboards; or

– when connected to a computer, console, monitor screen or other audio-video equipment.

5 General conditions for the tests
p 5.15 Replace by:

5.15 Before starting the tests, the toy is preconditioned by subjecting it to the following tests of EN 71-1,

the batteries in position:

– Drop test – for toys having a mass less than 4,5 kg including batteries, irrespective of the age group;

– Static strength test – for sit-on or stand-on toys;
– Dynamic strength test – for wheeled ride-on toys;

– Tension test – for all toys; however, the force being 70 N ± 2 N independent of the dimensions and

applicable independent of age group;

– Tension test for seams and materials – for toys having textile or other flexible materials covering

batteries or other electrical parts.

NOTE Compliance with EN 71-1 is not checked after the preconditioning. However, the security of the battery compartment cover

is checked (see 14.6 and 14.7).
9 Heating and abnormal operations
9.2
p Replace the last sentence of the new paragraphs added by the following:
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EN 62115:2005/A2:2011 - 4 -

Toys with self-resetting thermal cut-outs are tested until steady conditions are established.

9.5
p Replace the first new paragraph added by the following:

If the control consists only of positive temperature co-efficient (PTC) resistors, negative temperature co-

efficient (NTC) resistors or voltage dependent resistors (VDRs) they are not short-circuited if they are

used within their manufacturers declared specification.
Annexes
Replace Annex ZA and Annex ZZ by the following.
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Annex ZA
(normative)
Normative references to international publications
with their corresponding European publications

The following referenced documents are indispensable for the application of this document. For dated

references, only the edition cited applies. For undated references, the latest edition of the referenced

document (including any amendments) applies.

NOTE When an International Publication has been modified by common modifications, indicated by (mod), the relevant EN/HD

applies.
Publication Year Title EN/HD Year
– – Safety of toys EN 71-1 –
Part 1: Mechanical and physical properties
– – Safety of toys EN 71-3 –
Part 3: Migration of certain elements
IEC 60068-2-75 – Environmental testing EN 60068-2-75 –
Part 2-75: Tests - Test Eh: Hammer tests
IEC 60083 – Plugs and socket-outlets for domestic and – –
similar general use standardized in member
countries of IEC
IEC 60086-2 – Primary batteries EN 60086-2 2001
Part 2: Physical and electrical specifications
IEC 60335-1 2010 Household and similar electrical appliances - EN 60335-1 –
Safety
Part 1: General requirements
IEC 60335-2-29 2002 Household and similar electrical appliances -
+ A1 2004 Safety EN 60335-2-29 2004
+ A2 2009 Part 2-29: Particular requirements for + A2 2010
battery chargers
IEC 60384-14 – Fixed capacitors for use in electronic – –
equipment
Part 14: Sectional specification:
Fixed capacitors for electromagnetic
interference suppression and connection to
the supply mains
IEC 60417-1 – Graphical symbols for use on equipment – –
Part 1: Overview and application
IEC 60529 1989 Degrees of protection provided by EN 60529 1991
- - enclosures (IP Code) + corr. May 1993
+ A1 1999 + A1 2000
IEC 60695-2-11 – Fire hazard testing EN 60695-2-11 –
Part 2-11: Glowing/hot-wire based test
methods - Glow-wire flammability test
method for end-products
At draft stage.
Superseded by IEC 60417 database.
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EN 62115:2005/A2:2011 - 6 -
Publication Year Title EN/HD Year
IEC 60695-2-13 – Fire hazard testing EN 60695-2-13 –
Part 2-13: Glowing/hot-wire based test
methods - Glow-wire ignitability test method
for materials
IEC 60695-10-2 – Fire hazard testing EN 60695-10-2 –
Part 10-2: Abnormal heat - Ball pressure test
IEC 60695-11-5 2004 Fire hazard testing EN 60695-11-5 2005
Part 11-5: Test flames - Needle-flame test
method - Apparatus, confirmatory test
arrangement and guidance
IEC 60695-11-10 – Part 11-10: Test flames - 50 W horizontal EN 60695-11-10 –
and vertical flame test methods
IEC 60730-1 (mod) 2010 Automatic electrical controls for household EN 60730-1 –
and similar use
Part 1: General requirements
IEC 60738-1 – Thermistors - Directly heated positive step- EN 60738-1 –
function temperature coefficient
Part 1: Generic specification
IEC 60825-1 1993 Safety of laser products EN 60825-1 1994
- - Part 1: Equipment classification, -
- - requirements and user's guide + corr. Feb. 1995
+ A1 1997 + A1 2002
+ A2 2001 + A2 2001
+ corr. Apr. 2004
IEC 60990 1999 Methods of measurement of touch current EN 60990 1999
and protective conductor current
IEC 61032 1997 Protection of persons and equipment by EN 61032 1998
enclosures - Probes for verification
IEC 61058-1 (mod) 2000 Switches for appliances
+ A1 2001 Part 1: General requirements EN 61058-1 2002
+ A2 2007 + A2 2008
IEC 61558-2-7 – Safety of power transformers, power supply EN 61558-2-7 –
units and similar
Part 2-7: Particular requirements for
transformers for toys
ISO 7000 – Graphical symbols for use on equipment - – –
Index and synopsis
ISO 9772 – Cellular plastics - Determination of horizontal – –
burning characteristics of small specimens
subjected to a small flame

EN 60825-1:1993 and its amendments are superseded by EN 60825-1:2007, which is based on IEC 60825-1:2007 and by

EN 62471:2008, which is based on IEC 62471:2006. However, for LEDs in toys a product standard based on ICNIRP

Recommendation is in preparation and therefore EN 60825-1:1993 and its amendments will have to be used until this standard for

LEDs in toys is implemented.
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Annex ZZ
(informative)
Clauses of this European Standard addressing essential requirements or other
provisions of EU Directives

This European Standard has been prepared under a mandate given to CENELEC by the European

Commission and the European Free Trade Association to provide a means of conforming to the Essential

Requirements of New Approach Directive 2009/48/EC with respect to the electrical safety of electrical

toys; specifically, to Annex II, Section IV ‘Electrical properties’ with the exception of toys for connection to

a computer, console, monitor screen or other audio-video equipment (point 2) and toys of such a

construction that the requirements for Functional Safety are necessary (point 7).

Once this European Standard is cited in the Official Journal of the European Union under that Directive,

compliance with this standard confers, within the limits of the scope of this European Standard, a

presumption of conformity with the corresponding Essential Requirements of that Directive and

associated EFTA regulations.

WARNING: Other requirements and other EC Directives may be applicable to the products falling within

the scope of this standard.
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SIST EN 62115:2005/A2:2011
IEC 62115
Edition 1.0 2010-11
INTERNATIONAL
STANDARD
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Electric toys – Safety
Jouets électriques – Sécurité
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FOREWORD

This amendment has been prepared by IEC technical committee 61: Safety of household and

similar electrical appliances.
The text of this amendment is based on the following documents:
FDIS Report on voting
61/4051/FDIS 61/4079/RVD

Full information on the voting for the approval of this amendment can be found in the report

on voting indicated in the above table.

The committee has decided that the contents of this amendment and the base publication will

remain unchanged until the stability date indicated on the IEC web site under

"http://webstore.iec.ch" in the data related to the specific publication. At this date, the

publication will be
• reconfirmed,
• withdrawn,
• replaced by a revised edition, or
• amended.

NOTE The attention of National Committees is drawn to the fact that equipment manufacturers and testing

organizations may need a transitional period following publication of a new, amended or revised IEC publication in

which to make products in accordance with the new requirements and to equip themselves for conducting new or

revised tests.

It is the recommendation of the committee that the content of this publication be adopted for implementation

nationally not earlier than 12 months or later than 36 months from the date of publication.

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FOREWORD

In the differences existing in some countries for 14.2, delete ", except Germany".

1 Scope
Replace the fourth dashed item in NOTE 1 by the following
– computer toys;
– toy computers;
Replace the text in Note 3 by the following:

Transformers for toys (IEC 61558-2-7 for linear types or IEC 61558-2-7 and IEC 61558-2-16 for switch mode

types), battery chargers (IEC 60335-2-29) and battery chargers for use by children (IEC 60335-2-29 Annex AA)

are not considered to be part of a toy even if supplied with a toy.
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62115 Amend. 2 Ó IEC:2010 – 3 –
In Note 5, replace the penultimate dashed item by the following:
– portable luminaries for children (IEC 60598-2-10);
– video and computer games;
– blowers for inflatable activity toys (e.g. bouncy castles);
2 Normative references
Replace reference to IEC 60529 by the following:
IEC 60529:1989, Degrees of protection provided by enclosures (IP Code)
Amendment 1 (1999)
Replace reference to IEC 60695-2-2 by the following:

IEC 60695-11-5:2004, Fire hazard testing – Part 11-5: Test flames – Needle-flame test

method – Apparatus, confirmatory test arrangement and guidance
Replace reference to IEC 60730-1 by the following:

IEC 60730-1:2010, Automatic electrical controls for household and similar use – Part 1:

General requirements
Replace reference to IEC 61058-1 by the following:
IEC 61058-1:2000, Switches for appliances – Part 1: General requirements
Amendment 1 (2001)
Amendment 2 (2007)
Replace reference to ISO 8124-1 by the following:
ISO 8124-1:20
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