DS/EN 13718-2:2015+A1:2020

Medical vehicles and their equipment – Air ambulances – Part 2: Operational and technical requirements for air ambulances


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
Subject:
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Legislation:

Legislation

Harmonized under:
  • Council Directive 93/42/EEC of 14 June 1993 concerning medical devices

Harmonized standards:
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Scope

This part of EN 13718 specifies the requirements for performance and equipping for air ambulances, including requirements for interfaces to medical devices used for the transport and treatment of sick or injured persons. This part of EN 13718 is applicable to air ambulances capable of transporting at least one person on a stretcher.

NOTE – Requirements are specified for categories of air ambulances based on the different intended use. These are the helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS) the helicopter intensive care medical service (HICAMS) and the fixed wing air ambulance (FWAA).


Number of pages: 36

Published: 2020-03-30

Date of approval: 2020-03-30

International relationships : EN 13718-2:2015+A1:2020 IDT

ICS: 49.020 - Aircraft and space vehicles in general 11.040.01 - Medical equipment in general 11.160 - First aid

Item number: M330379


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 239
  • CEN/TC 239/WG 5

Danish committee

DS/S-265