Finger protection devices for pedestrian doors. Specification Safety requirements and test methods
|Standard number:||BS 8613:2017|
|ISBN:||978 0 580 93180 2|
This standard BS 8613:2017 Finger protection devices for pedestrian doors. Specification is classified in these ICS categories:
- 91.060.50 Doors and windows
- 13.340.40 Hand and arm protection
This British Standard specifies requirements and test methods for durability, strength and effective function of finger protection devices fitted at the hanging stile of pedestrian doors with the main purpose of preventing inadvertent injury.
Such finger protection devices might be incorporated into the doorset, or applied to the door and/or frame.
This British Standard is applicable to finger protection devices fitted to side hung and pivoted doors with single or double swing.
It is not applicable to devices fitted to sliding and revolving doors.
This British Standard does not specify requirements for products intended to be fitted by the consumer for use in dwellings.
Such products are covered by BS EN 16654 .
See Annex A for information on additional attributes.