ISO 7176-24:2004
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Wheelchairs -- Part 24: Requirements and test methods for user-operated stair-climbing devices

This standard has been revised by: ISO 7176-28:2012


ISO 7176-24:2004 is applicable to user-operated stair-climbing chairs and user-operated stair-climbing wheelchair carriers where the stair-climbing device climbs backwards up the stairs, with the user facing downstairs, and climbs down the stairs in a forward position with the user facing downstairs.

ISO 7176-24:2004 specifies requirements and test methods for electrically powered stair-climbing devices that are user-operated. It also includes ergonomic, labelling and disclosure requirements.

ISO 7176-24:2004 specifies tests to demonstrate the stair-climbing device's ability to perform safely on stairs with a pitch of 35°, or higher if claimed by the manufacturer.


  • Document published on: 2004-10-15
    Edition: 1 (Monolingual) ICS: 11.180.10
    Status: Withdrawn Stage: 95.99 (2012-10-01)
    TC/SC: ISO/TC 173/SC 1 Number of Pages:
  • Revised by: ISO 7176-28:2012

  • No corrigenda or amendments available

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