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Things to know about IEC 60601 3rd edition and its Amendment 2

Information on global electrical safety and regulatory requirements


The technological change and the expanding knowledge about the safety of Medical Equipment require revisions in current safety standards. Within the next few months, the second amendment to the third edition of the medical standard will be published:

  • Current version: IEC60601-1, 3rd edition + Amendment 1: Aug. 2012
  • Next version: IEC 60601-1, 3rd edition + Amendment 2: expected this year

By watching this recording of the webinar which was delivered on 30th April 2020, you will gain an overview of the main changes introduced in the new revision of this standard with compare to the current version. The impact of Amendment Two on collateral and particular standards will also be presented. Join us to discover how electrical, mechanical and fire protection requirements will change.


Grzegorz Kowalski is a Medical Equipment and Laboratory Devices Certification Engineer at UL with extensive knowledge in certifying various types of laboratory and medical equipment. Grzegorz is mainly working with equipment such as High Frequency Surgical Generators, Medical Beds, Laboratory Centrifuges, Medical Power Supplies and Electrical Toothbrushes.


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