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CEN - EN 12642

Securing of cargo on road vehicles - Body structure of commercial vehicles - Minimum requirements

active, Most Current
Organization: CEN
Publication Date: 1 November 2016
Status: active
Page Count: 30
ICS Code (Trucks and trailers): 43.080.10
scope:

This European Standard applies to body structures on commercial vehicles and on trailers.

This European Standard sets out basic minimum requirements for standard vehicle bodies (side walls, front and rear walls) and for reinforced vehicle bodies and specifies appropriate tests.

This European Standard applies to all commercial vehicles which are related by design and body type to the body structures described below.

Forces applied according to the test requirements described below can be invoked for load securing purposes.

The floor of the vehicle is a part of the sub frame. As long as the floor strength is not defined, the manufacturer should give the necessary information. Testing of the axle load on the floor should be carried out analogous to EN 283. The result should be marked in locations according to chapter 6.

This European Standard does not apply to vans according to ISO 27956.

Document History

EN 12642
November 1, 2016
Securing of cargo on road vehicles - Body structure of commercial vehicles - Minimum requirements
This European Standard applies to body structures on commercial vehicles and on trailers. This European Standard sets out basic minimum requirements for standard vehicle bodies (side walls, front...
October 1, 2006
Securing of Cargo on Road Vehicles - Body Structure of Commercial Vehicles - Minimum Requirements
A description is not available for this item.
December 1, 2001
Securing of Cargo on Road Vehicles - Body Structure of Commercial Vehicles - Minimum Requirements
A description is not available for this item.

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