ISO 7176-24:2004

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

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.


General information

  • Current status : Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2004-10
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages :
  • :
    ISO/TC 173/SC 1
    Wheelchairs
  • 11.180.10
    Aids and adaptation for moving

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