DS/IEC 60335-2-116:2019

Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-116: Particular requirements for furniture with electrically motorized parts


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
Price from:
€ 61.01

Scope

IEC 60335-2-116:2019 deals with the safety of furniture with electrically motorized parts intended for household and similar purposes, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V. Furniture incorporating electrically motorised parts not intended for normal household use but which nevertheless may be a source of danger to the public, such as furniture intended to be used by laymen in shops, offices, hotels, restaurants, cinemas, hospitals, schools, in light industry and on farms, are within the scope of this standard. Examples of furniture incorporating electrically motorised parts, are – electrically operated/height adjustable tables and desks; – electrically operated/adjustable stands and wall attachment for e.g.TV sets and monitors; – electrically operated/adjustable seating; – beds with incorporated ventilators and filters; – electrically operated/adjustable beds; – electrically operated/adjustable storage units including kitchen units; – electrically operated/adjustable furniture intended to be secured to the wall or ceiling; – electrically operated extension elements (drawers and doors); – electric check-out furniture in hotels and shops; – furniture delivered in parts (ready to assemble or knock-down furniture). This standard deals with the reasonably foreseeable hazards presented by furniture incorporating electrically motorised parts that are encountered by all persons. However, in general, it does not take into account – persons whose physical, sensory or mental capabilities; or lack of experience and knowledge prevents them from using the furniture incorporating electric appliances, parts or components safely without supervision or instruction; – children playing with furniture incorporating electrically motorised parts. Attention is drawn to the fact that – for furniture incorporating electrically motorised parts intended to be used in vehicles or o ...

Number of pages: 26

Published: 2019-11-29

Date of approval: 2019-11-26

International relationships : IEC 60335-2-116:2019 IDT

ICS: 13.120 - Domestic safety 97.140 - Furniture

Item number: M337105


Committees

Committee

  • IEC/TC 61

Danish committee

DS/S-561