BS EN 1865-5:2012 - Patient handling equipment used in road ambulances. Stretcher support

BS EN 1865-5:2012

Patient handling equipment used in road ambulances. Stretcher support

Status : Current, Project Underway   Published : June 2012



This European Standard specifies the minimum requirements for the design and performance of stretcher supports that are installed in road ambulances to hold the main stretcher or incubator systems in accordance with EN 1865-1, EN 1865-2 and EN 13976-2 to ensure patient and operators safety and to minimise the physical effort required by staff operating the equipment. In this European Standard reference is made to EN 1789.

Standard NumberBS EN 1865-5:2012
TitlePatient handling equipment used in road ambulances. Stretcher support
StatusCurrent, Project Underway
Publication Date30 June 2012
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 1789:2007/AMD 1:2010, IEC 60601-1, EN 60601-1, EN 1789:2007, ISO 6487
Informative References(Provided for Information)95/16/EC, EN 13976-2, EN 980, 89/336/EEC, 2006/42/EC, 2004/108/EC, ISO 12100, 93/42/EEC, EN ISO 12100, EN 1865-1:2010
ReplacesBS EN 1865:2000
International RelationshipsEN 1865-5:2012
Draft Superseded By10/30215048 DC
DescriptorsComponents, Dimensions, Patient lifting equipment, Stretchers, Design, Emergency equipment, Performance, Road vehicle components, Ambulance services, Mechanical testing, Mass, Equipment safety, Sheets (bed), Stretcher carriers, Mattresses, Safety measures, Torsion testing, Flammability, Deformation, Load capacity, Performance testing, Patient transport equipment, Ambulances
Title in FrenchSpécifications d'équipements pour le transport de patient dans les ambulances routières. Table support brancard
Title in GermanKrankentransportmittel in Krankenkraftwagen. Festlegungen zur Krankentragenaufnahme
ISBN978 0 580 70208 2
File Size428 KB

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