Patient handling equipment used in ambulances - Part 6: Powered chairs

This document specifies the minimum requirements for the design and performance of power assisted chairs, which are used for the conveyance of patients to and/or from road ambulances. It aims to ensure patient safety and to minimize the physical effort required by staff operating the equipment.

Krankentransportmittel im Krankenkraftwagen - Teil 6: Kraftunterstützte Krankenstühle

Dieses Dokument legt die Mindestanforderungen an die Ausführung und Gebrauchstauglichkeit kraftunterstützter Krankenstühle fest, die zum Transport von Patienten zu und/oder aus Krankenkraftwagen eingesetzt werden. Es ist das Ziel, für die Sicherheit des Patienten zu sorgen und die körperliche Anstrengung des Personals, das dieses Transportmittel bedient, zu minimieren.

Équipements pour le transport de patients dans les ambulances - Part 6 : Chaise motorisée

Le présent document définit les exigences minimales pour la conception et les performances des fauteuils à assistance électrique, qui sont utilisés pour le transport des patients vers et/ou depuis les ambulances routières. Il vise à assurer la sécurité des patients et à minimiser l'effort physique requis par le personnel qui utilise l'équipement.

Oprema za ravnanje s pacienti v reševalnih vozilih - 6. del: Prenosni stol

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oSIST prEN 1865-6:2022
Oprema za ravnanje s pacienti v reševalnih vozilih - 6. del: Prenosni stol
Patient handling equipment used in ambulances - Part 6: Powered chairs
Krankentransportmittel im Krankenkraftwagen - Teil 6: Kraftunterstützte Krankenstühle
Spécifications d'équipements pour le transport de patient dans les ambulances routières
- Partie 6 : Fauteuils à assistance électrique
Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z: prEN 1865-6
11.160 Prva pomoč First aid
43.160 Vozila za posebne namene Special purpose vehicles
oSIST prEN 1865-6:2022 en,fr,de
2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.

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prEN 1865-6


July 2022
ICS 11.160
English Version

Patient handling equipment used in ambulances - Part 6:
Powered chairs
Spécifications d'équipements pour le transport de Krankentransportmittel im Krankenkraftwagen - Teil
patient dans les ambulances routières - Partie 6 : 6: Kraftunterstützte Krankenstühle
Fauteuils à assistance électrique
This draft European Standard is submitted to CEN members for enquiry. It has been drawn up by the Technical Committee
CEN/TC 239.

If this draft becomes a European Standard, CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations
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Contents Page

European foreword . 3
1 Scope . 4
2 Normative references . 4
3 Terms and definitions . 5
4 Requirements . 5
4.1 General . 5
4.2 Dimensions . 5
4.3 Mass . 5
4.4 Loading capacity . 6
4.5 Frame . 6
4.6 Power source .

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