BS EN 16186-2:2017 - Railway applications. Driver's cab. Integration of displays, controls and indicators

BS EN 16186-2:2017

Railway applications. Driver's cab. Integration of displays, controls and indicators

Status : Current   Published : August 2017



This European Standard is applicable for Electrical Multiple Units (EMU), Diesel Multiple Units (DMU), Railcars, Locomotives, Driving Trailers (Driving Coaches). NOTE 1 This European Standard applies to rolling stock in the scope of the Directive 2008/57/EC [1]. This part of EN 16186 applies to driver's desks installed on the left, on the right, or in a central position in the driver’s cab. NOTE 2 For OTMs, see EN 14033-1 [5] and EN 15746-1 [6]. This European Standard gives design rules and guidance in order to ensure proper visibility, luminance and contrast of screens, controls and indicators in the cab in all operating conditions (day, night, natural or artificial incidental lighting). It covers four aspects: - necessary characteristics of the displays, controls and indicators in order to ensure proper visibility: range of luminance and contrast, and possibility of adjustment of perceived brightness; - rules for positioning of the displays, keyboards, controls and indicators in the cab and on the driver’s desk: position, angle of visibility, etc. with consideration of the normal driving position and of the working environment (windscreen, natural or artificial lighting in the cab, unwanted glare and reflections, etc.); - necessary characteristics and rules for positioning of microphone and loudspeaker; - design of symbols.

Standard NumberBS EN 16186-2:2017
TitleRailway applications. Driver's cab. Integration of displays, controls and indicators
Publication Date22 August 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 15892:2011, EN 16683:2015, CLC/TS 50459-1:2015, EN 14813-2:2006, CLC/TR 50610:2014, EN 1005-2:2003, CLC/TS 50459-6:2005, ISO 7731:2003, EN 15746-1:2010, ISO 9241-333:2017, ISO 9186-2:2008, EN 45545-5:2013, ISO 9186-1:2014, ISO 11064-4:2013, EN 1005-4:2005, EN ISO 7731:2005, EN ISO 9241-112:2017, CLC/TS 50459-4:2005, EN 15355:2
International RelationshipsEN 16186-2:2017
Draft Superseded By13/30241462 DC15/30324197 DC
DescriptorsErgonomics, Railway signals, Railway vehicles, Display devices (computers), Audible warning devices, Work stations, Radiocommunication, Control systems, Railway equipment, Information exchange, Data processing, Direction indicators, Drivers (vehicles), Vehicle controls, Railway control systems, Communication technology, Communication equipment, Cabs, Audible signals
Title in FrenchApplications ferroviaires. Cabines de conduite Intégration des afficheurs, commandes et indicateurs
Title in GermanBahnanwendungen. Führerraum Integration von Displays, Bedien- und Anzeigeelementen
ISBN978 0 580 74371 9
File Size1.737 MB

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