Standard Safety Specification for Stationary Exercise Bicycles
|Publication Date:||10 June 2000|
|ICS Code (Indoor sports equipment):||97.220.30|
This safety specification covers the safety design features of stationary exercise bicycles. The device shall be assembled in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions for safe use.
This standard is limited to exercise bicycles of:
Class A-Non-free-wheeling exercise bicycles with a directly driven flywheel.
Class B-Free-wheeling exercise bicycles.
Class C-Ergometer bicycles, or, those bicycles used to precisely measure work.
Class D-Units designed to convert road bicycles to stationary exercise bicycles.
This specification is intended to reduce the demonstrated hazards associated with the use of stationary exercise bicycles.
This specification is written to provide reasonable safety standards for the user of stationary exercise bicycles during storage, movement, entry, use, and exit from the product.
This standard does not purport to address all the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.