BS EN 12184. Electrically powered wheelchairs, scooters and their chargers. Requirements and test methods
|Standard number:||20/30403657 DC|
|Status:||Draft for Comment|
- 11.180.10 Aids and adaptation for moving
This document specifies requirements and test methods for electrically powered wheelchairs, with a maximum speed not exceeding 20 km/h, intended to carry one person of mass not greater than 300 kg, including:
electrically powered scooters with three or more wheels,
manual wheelchairs with an add-on drive system,
handrim-activated power-assisted wheelchairs,
electrically powered stand-up wheelchairs,
wheelchairs with a pivot drive wheel unit, and
This document does not apply to custom-made electrically powered wheelchairs or electrically powered wheelchairs intended for use in sports.
This document also specifies requirements and test methods for manual wheelchairs with electrically powered ancillary equipment.