CEN - EN ISO 9999
Assistive products for persons with disability - Classification and terminology
|Publication Date:||1 November 2016|
|ICS Code (Aids for disabled and handicapped persons in general):||11.180.01|
This International Standard establishes a classification and terminology of assistive products, especially produced or generally available, for persons with disability.
Assistive products used by a person with disability, but which require the assistance of another person for their operation, are included in the classification.
The following items are specifically excluded from this International Standard:
- items used for the installation of assistive products;
- solutions obtained by combinations of assistive products that are individually classified in this International Standard;
- assistive products and instruments used exclusively by healthcare professionals;
- non-technical solutions, such as personal assistance, guide dogs or lip-reading;
- implanted devices;
- financial support.