This part of the standard specifies requirements and test methods for elbow crutches fully equipped with handgrip and tip. The methods specify testing of fatigue, separation, static load capacity and resistance to low temperature embrittlement. This part of the standard also gives the requirements relating to safety, ergonomics, performance, marking and labelling. The tests are based on everyday usage of elbow crutches when performing the through-swing-gait.
Number of pages: 20
Date of approval: 1997-02-18
Date of withdrawal: 2007-06-11
EN ISO 11334-1:1997 IDTISO 11334-1:1994 IDT