PRICES include / exclude VAT
Homepage>BS Standards>13 ENVIRONMENT. HEALTH PROTECTION. SAFETY>13.340 Protective equipment>13.340.70 Lifejackets, buoyancy aids and flotation devices>BS EN 13138-2:2021 - TC Tracked Changes. Buoyant aids for swimming instruction Safety requirements and test methods for buoyant aids to be held
Sponsored link
immediate downloadReleased: 2021-12-10
BS EN 13138-2:2021 - TC Tracked Changes. Buoyant aids for swimming instruction Safety requirements and test methods for buoyant aids to be held

BS EN 13138-2:2021 - TC

Tracked Changes. Buoyant aids for swimming instruction Safety requirements and test methods for buoyant aids to be held

Format
Availability
Price and currency
English Secure PDF
Immediate download
360.75 USD
English Hardcopy
In stock
360.75 USD
Standard number:BS EN 13138-2:2021 - TC
Pages:70
Released:2021-12-10
ISBN:978 0 539 19922 2
Status:Tracked Changes
DESCRIPTION

BS EN 13138-2:2021 - TC


This standard BS EN 13138-2:2021 - TC Tracked Changes. Buoyant aids for swimming instruction is classified in these ICS categories:
  • 13.340.70 Lifejackets, buoyancy aids and flotation devices
  • 97.220.40 Outdoor and water sports equipment

This document specifies safety requirements for construction, performance, sizing and marking for swimming devices intended to assist users with movement through the water in the early stages of water awareness, while learning to swim or while learning part of a swimming stroke. It also gives methods of test for verification of these requirements.

This part 2 of EN 13138 applies only to class C swimming devices that are designed to be held in the hands or by the body. Typical swimming devices include kick boards and pull/kick boards. These swimming devices are used to assist in learning to swim or to assist with swimming strokes and improving specific elements of the stroke, which have either inherent buoyancy or can be inflated.

It does not apply to pull buoys, swim rings, lifebuoys, buoyancy aids, lifejackets or aquatic toys.