Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 12613:2009

Plastics warning devices for underground cables and pipelines with visual characteristics

Status: Valid

This European Standard specifies the material, mechanical and functional (fitness for purpose) requirements for warning devices with visual characteristics manufactured from plastics, intended to indicate the presence of cables and piping systems buried in ground when opening trenches and more generally during digging work.

This European Standard also specifies the test methods referred to in this document.

This European Standard is applicable to two types of visual warning devices: tapes (type 1) and meshes (type 2).


Alarm and warning systems (13.320) General (83.080.01) Other (83.140.99)

Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Materialteknik

International title:

Article no: STD-70151

Edition: 2

Approved: 7/3/2009

No of pages: 28

Replaces: SS-EN 12613