BS EN 1022:2018 pdf download

BS EN 1022:2018 pdf download

BS EN 1022:2018 pdf download.Furniture – Seating – Determination of stability
This document (EN 1022:2018) has been prepared by Technical Committee CEN/TC 207 “Furniture”, the secretariat of which is held by UNI. This European Standard shall be given the status of a national standard, either by publication of an identical text or by endorsement, at the latest by May 2019, and conficting national standards shall be withdrawn at the latest by May 2019. Attention is drawn to the possibility that some of the elements of this document may be the subject of patent rights. CEN shall not be held responsible for identifying any or all such patent rights. This document supersedes EN 1022:2005. The main changes with respect to the previous edition are listed below: -The title and scope of the document has been changed to include seating for all uses. AIll test methods for assessing the stability of seating used in European Standards for furniture have been collated in one document. The document now contains methods that were previously listed in EN 1022, EN 581-2, Outdoor furniture and EN 1335-3, Office Work Chairs. Test methods for assessing the stability of office work chairs and all other seating have been harmonised. 一A test method for assessing corner stability has been introduced for all types of chair. According to the CEN-CENELEC Internal Regulations, the national standards organisations of the following countries are bound to implement this European Standard: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, France,Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom.
1 Scope
This document specifies test methods and requirements for the determination of the stability of all types of seating for adults weighing up to 110 kg, without regard to use, materials, design/construction or manufacturing process.
The test methods described can be used for seating for children and heavier adults by modifying test loads and loading points.
This document does not apply to children’s highchairs, table mounted chairs and bath seats which are covered by other European Standards.
2,Normative references
There are no normative references in this document.
3 Terms and definitions
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3.1 arm rest
part of the seating able to support the arms of the user when seated, 100 mm or higher above the height of the seat loading point