BS EN 15918:2011+A2:2017 - Cycles. Cycle trailers. Safety requirements and test methods

BS EN 15918:2011+A2:2017

Cycles. Cycle trailers. Safety requirements and test methods

Status : Current   Published : September 2011



This European standard specifies safety requirements and test methods for two track cycle trailers (i.e. with one or two wheels) and their connecting devices. These cycle trailers are intended for the conveyance of cargo loads or up to two passive child passengers (i.e. not pedalling), both of whom are capable of sitting unaided and neither of whom weighs more than 22 kg. The maximum permitted weight of such a cycle trailer, including cargo and/or passenger(s), does not exceed 60 kg. This standard is not applicable to trailer cycles (one or two-track trailer for the transportation of one or two pedalling passengers, usually children, with device for connection behind cycle) and for type L trailers for professional use or with a single wheel (single track trailer) according to Table 1.

Standard NumberBS EN 15918:2011+A2:2017
TitleCycles. Cycle trailers. Safety requirements and test methods
Publication Date30 September 2011
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
International RelationshipsEN 15918:2011+A2:2017
Amended ByAmendment, April 2017; Amendment, May 2013
DescriptorsNon-powered road vehicles, Braking, Instructions for use, Cycles, Trailers, Dynamic testing, Weight (mass), Safety measures, Equipment safety, Mechanical testing, Cycle and motorcycle components, Towing attachments
Title in FrenchBicyclettes. Remorques. Exigences de sécurité et méthodes d'essai
Title in GermanFahrräder. Fahrradanhänger. Sicherheitstechnische Anforderungen und Prüfverfahren
ISBN978 0 580 86817 7
File Size1.938 MB

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