BS EN 15694:2009+A1:2015 Agricultural and forestry tractors. Passenger seat. Requirements and test procedures

BS EN 15694:2009+A1:2015

Agricultural and forestry tractors. Passenger seat. Requirements and test procedures

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : February 2010



What is this standard about?

Agricultural and forestry tractors may have provision for carrying one person in addition to the driver. This standard ensures a high level of occupational safety for both the driver and passenger during normal use by providing repeatable and reproducible test procedures. 

Who is this standard for?

  • Tractor manufacturers
  • Users of agricultural and forestry tractors
  • Those with OH&S responsibility for users of agricultural and forestry tractors

Why should you use this standard? 

It specifies minimum requirements for space and support, roll-over protective structures (ROPS) test procedures, and seat belt requirements. It also specifies the information to be provided by the tractor manufacturer. 

What’s changed since the last update?

The following have been added:

  • New normative references 

Reference to:

  • Passenger seat index point 
  • Passenger deflection-limiting volume 
  • Reference planes
  • Interference zone

Some text has been deleted from clause 5, Test procedures.

Standard NumberBS EN 15694:2009+A1:2015
TitleAgricultural and forestry tractors. Passenger seat. Requirements and test procedures
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date28 February 2010
Confirm Date06 June 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 12003-2, ISO 3776-1, ISO 5353:1995, ISO 12003-1, ISO 3776-2, ISO 5700, ISO 3463
Informative References(Provided for Information)86/298/EEC, 77/536/EEC, OECD Code 4:2014, 87/402/EEC, 79/622/EEC
International RelationshipsEN 15694:2009+A1:2015
Amended ByAmendment, December 2015
Draft Superseded By13/30290121 DC
DescriptorsTesting, Passengers, Dimensions, Forestry equipment, Vehicle seating, Roll-over protective structures, Safety devices, Agricultural tractors, Tractors, Instructions for use, Seating, Agricultural equipment
Title in FrenchTracteurs agricoles et forestiers. Siège du passage. Prescriptions et modes opératoires d'essai
Title in GermanLandwirtschaftliche Traktoren. Beifahrersitz. Anforderungen und Prüfverfahren
ISBN978 0 580 84330 3
File Size1.204 MB

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