This paper informs readers of recent changes to the ANSI B11.0 and B11.19 standards and provides an overview of each standard. In addition, the reader is made aware of selected international standards and some of their differences with B11 machine safety standards in North America. Readers are encouraged to obtain the original sources for the most complete discussion. B11.0 and B11.19 are explained by discussing: a general overview; key points/new features; changes from the previous version; and selected applicable international standards. Some key points are selected for expanded discussion.

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