BS EN 14960-1:2019 - Inflatable play equipment. Safety requirements and test methods

BS EN 14960-1:2019

Inflatable play equipment. Safety requirements and test methods

Status : Current   Published : June 2019



This document is applicable to inflatable play equipment intended for use by children fourteen years and under both individually and collectively. This document specifies safety requirements for inflatable play equipment for which the primary activities are bouncing and sliding. It sets measures to address risks and also to minimize accidents to users for those involved in the design, manufacture and supply of inflatable play equipment. It specifies information to be supplied with the equipment. The requirements have been laid down bearing in mind the risk factor based on available data. This document specifies the requirements that will protect a child from hazards that he or she may be unable to foresee when using the equipment as intended, or in a manner that can be reasonably anticipated. This document is not applicable to inflatable water-borne play and leisure equipment, domestic inflatable toys, air-supported buildings, inflatables used solely for protection, inflatables used for rescue, or other types of inflatable toys where the primary activity is not bouncing or sliding.

Standard NumberBS EN 14960-1:2019
TitleInflatable play equipment. Safety requirements and test methods
Publication Date04 June 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN ISO 9554, EN 1177, ISO 2307, ISO 2411, EN ISO 2307, EN 71-3, IEC 60529, ISO 9554, ISO 1421, EN 60529, EN ISO 2411, EN ISO 1421, EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017, ISO/IEC 17025:2017
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 1176-1:2008
ReplacesBS EN 14960:2013
International RelationshipsEN 14960-1:2019
Draft Superseded By17/30362683 DC
DescriptorsSafety measures, Accident prevention, Design, Playground equipment, Hazards, Playgrounds, Test methods, Inflatable devices, Outdoor sports equipment, Inspection, Children, Instructions for use
Title in FrenchÉquipements de jeu gonflables Exigences de sécurité et méthodes d'essai
Title in GermanAufblasbare Spielgeräte Sicherheitstechnische Anforderungen und Prüfverfahren
ISBN978 0 580 99038 0
File Size1.659 MB

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