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CEN - EN 12183

Manual wheelchairs - Requirements and test methods

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Organization: CEN
Publication Date: 1 March 2014
Status: active
Page Count: 50
ICS Code (Aids and adaptation for moving): 11.180.10
scope:

This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for manual wheelchairs intended to carry one person of mass not greater than 250 kg.

It also specifies requirements and test methods for manual wheelchairs with electrically powered ancillary equipment.

This European Standard does not apply in total to:

- wheelchairs intended for special purposes, such as sports, showering or toileting,

- manual wheelchairs with handrim-activated power-assisted propulsion,

- custom-made wheelchairs,

- stand-up wheelchairs, and

- manual wheelchairs with add-on power kits used for propulsion.

NOTE Requirements for electrically powered wheelchairs are specified in EN 12184.

Document History

EN 12183
March 1, 2014
Manual wheelchairs - Requirements and test methods
This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for manual wheelchairs intended to carry one person of mass not greater than 250 kg. It also specifies requirements and test methods...
September 1, 2009
Manual wheelchairs - Requirements and test methods
This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for manual wheelchairs intended to carry one person of mass not greater than 100 kg. It also specifies requirements and test methods...
March 1, 1999
Manually Propelled Wheelchairs - Requirements and Test Methods
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