BS 5940-1:1980 - Office furniture. Specification for design and dimensions of office workstations, desks, tables and chairs
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BS 5940-1:1980

Office furniture. Specification for design and dimensions of office workstations, desks, tables and chairs

Status : Withdrawn, Superseded   Published : July 1980 Replaced By : BS EN 527-1:2000, BS EN 1335-1:2000

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Specifies limits and basic ergonomic and functional requirements for adjustable and fixed height chairs, desks, tables and worktops for general purposes and machine operators. Also covers drawers and footrests. An appendix gives anthropometric dimensions taken into consideration.




Standard NumberBS 5940-1:1980
TitleOffice furniture. Specification for design and dimensions of office workstations, desks, tables and chairs
StatusWithdrawn, Superseded
Publication Date31 July 1980
Confirm Date15 November 1997
Withdrawn Date15 April 2000
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS EN 527-1:2000, BS EN 1335-1:2000
Draft Superseded By77/63782 DC
DescriptorsOffice furniture, Office machines, Desks, Tables, Chairs, Drawers, Work stations, Dimensions, Seating, Design, Stability, Height, Width, Depth, Anthropometric characteristics, Ergonomics, Furniture
ICS97.140
Title in FrenchMobilier de bureau. Spécification pour la conception et les dimensions de postes de travail, de bureaux, de tables et de chaises
Title in GermanBueromoebel. Spezifikation fuer Konstruktion und Abmessungen von Buero-Arbeitsstationen, Pulten, Tischen und Stuehlen
CommitteeFW/0
ISBN0 580 11482 1
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryNo
Pages20
File Size476.5 KB
Price£134.00


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