CEN - EN 16116-2
Railway applications - Design requirements for steps, handrails and associated access for staff - Part 2: Freight wagons
|Publication Date:||1 July 2021|
|ICS Code (Trailing stock):||45.060.20|
This document is applicable to all types of freight wagons.
This document specifies the minimum requirements for ergonomic and structural integrity of steps and handrails used together to give staff access. It does not cover ladders, top platforms and top gangways.
It defines in particular the required spaces necessary for shunter handrails, for shunter's stand, for steps and handrails.
This document also defines their dimensions, positions, limits for durability and functionality.
It also defines the general requirements for the access to tail lights.