Furniture - Strength, durability and safety - Requirements for domestic tables

This European Standard specifies the minimum requirements for the safety, strength and durability of all types of domestic tables for use by adults, including those with glass in their construction.
It does not apply to office tables or desks, tables for non-domestic use, tables for educational institutions and outdoor tables for which European Standards exist.
It does not apply to tables where the table top is not fixed to the understructure, i.e. when applying test 3, Table 2, the top becomes detached from the understructure.
With the exception of stability tests, the standard does not provide assessment of the suitability of any storage features included in domestic tables.
It does not include requirements for the durability of castors and height adjustment mechanisms.
It does not include requirements for electrical safety.
It does not include requirements for the resistance to ageing and degradation.
Annex A (informative) contains a table top deflection test.

Möbel - Festigkeit, Dauerhaltbarkeit und Sicherheit - Anforderungen an Tische im Wohnbereich

Diese Europäische Norm legt Mindestanforderungen an die Sicherheit, Festigkeit und Dauerhaltbarkeit für alle Arten von Tischen im Wohnbereich für die Nutzung durch Erwachsene fest, einschließlich Tische mit Bauteilen aus Glas.
Sie gilt nicht für Bürotische und Büroschreibtische, Tische für den Gebrauch im Nicht Wohnbereich, Tische für Bildungseinrichtungen und Außentische, für die Europäische Normen existieren.
Sie gilt nicht für Tische, deren Tischplatte nicht an dem Unterbau befestigt ist, das heißt bei der Durchführung von Prüfung 3, Tabelle 2 löst sich die Tischplatte vom Unterbau.
Mit Ausnahme von Standsicherheitsprüfungen enthält die Norm keine Bewertung hinsichtlich der Eignung von Aufbewahrungsvorrichtungen in Tischen für den Wohnbereich.
Sie enthält keine Anforderungen an die Dauerhaltbarkeit von Rollen und an Höhenverstelleinrichtungen.
Sie enthält keine Anforderungen an die elektrische Sicherheit.
Sie enthält keine Anforderungen an die Alterungsbeständigkeit oder Widerstandsfähigkeit gegen Zersetzung.
Anhang A (informativ) enthält eine Prüfung der Durchbiegung einer Tischplatte.

Mobilier - Résistance, durabilité et sécurité - Exigences relatives aux tables à usage domestique

La présente Norme européenne spécifie les exigences minimales relatives à la sécurité, à la résistance et à la durabilité des tables pour adulte à usage domestique de tous types , y compris celles comportant du verre.
Elle ne s’applique ni aux tables ou bureaux faisant partie du mobilier de bureau, ni aux tables à usage non domestique, ni aux tables pour les établissements d’enseignement, ni aux tables d’extérieur, qui font l’objet de normes ou de projets de normes européennes.
Elle ne s’applique pas aux tables auxquels le plateau n’est pas fixé à la structure qui le supporte, soit durant la réalisation de l’essai 3 du Tableau 2, le plateau se désolidarise de sa structure qui le supporte.
A l’exception des essais de stabilité, la norme n’a pas pour objet d’évaluer l’aptitude à l’emploi des rangements éventuellement intégrés aux tables à usage domestique.
Elle ne prescrit pas d’exigences relatives à la durabilité des roulettes et des mécanismes de réglage de la hauteur.
Elle ne comporte pas d’exigences relatives à la sécurité électrique.
Elle ne fixe pas non plus d’exigences relatives à la résistance au vieillissement et à la dégradation.
L’Annexe A (informative) présente des méthodes d’essai de déflexion des plateaux de table.

Pohištvo - Trdnost, trajnost in varnost - Zahteve za mize za domačo uporabo

Ta evropski standard določa minimalne zahteve za varnost, trdnost in trajnost vseh vrst miz za domačo uporabo za odrasle osebe, vključno takšnih s steklom.
Ne velja za pisarniške mize, mize za nedomačo uporabo, mize za izobraževalne ustanove in zunanje mize, za katere obstajajo evropski standardi.
Ne velja za mize, pri katerih zgornji del ni pritrjen na podstrukturo, npr. pri izvajanju preskusa št. 3 iz preglednice 2 se zgornji del lahko odstrani od podstrukture.
Z izjemo preskušanja stabilnosti standard ne zagotavlja ocene primernosti za nobeno funkcijo shranjevanja, vključeno v mize za domačo uporabo.
Ne vključuje zahtev za trajnost kolesc in mehanizmov za prilagajanje višine.
Ne vključuje zahtev za električno varnost.
Ne vključuje zahtev za odpornost proti staranju in razpadu.
Dodatek A (informativno) vsebuje preskus upogibnosti zgornjega dela mize.

General Information

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Published
Publication Date
22-Dec-2015
Technical Committee
Current Stage
9092 - Decision on results of review/2YR ENQ - revise - Review Enquiry
Due Date
04-Jun-2021
Completion Date
20-Aug-2021

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2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.Möbel - Festigkeit, Dauerhaltbarkeit und Sicherheit - Anforderungen an Tische im WohnbereichMobilier - Résistance, durabilité et sécurité - Exigences relatives aux tables à usage domestiqueFurniture - Strength, durability and safety - Requirements for domestic tables97.140PohištvoFurnitureICS:Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z:EN 12521:2015SIST EN 12521:2016en,fr,de01-marec-2016SIST EN 12521:2016SLOVENSKI

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EN 12521:2015 (E) 2 Contents Page European foreword ....................................................................................................................................................... 3 1 Scope .................................................................................................................................................................... 4 2 Normative references .................................................................................................................................... 4 3 Terms and definitions ................................................................................................................................... 4 4 Test conditions and test sequence ............................................................................................................ 4 5 Safety requirements ....................................................................................................................................... 5 5.1 General ................................................................................................................................................................ 5 5.2 Shear and squeeze points ............................................................................................................................. 5 5.2.1 Shear and squeeze points when setting up and folding .................................................................... 5 5.2.2 Shear and squeeze points under influence of powered mechanisms .......................................... 5 5.2.3 Shear and squeeze points during use ...................................................................................................... 5 5.3 Stability ............................................................................................................................................................... 5 5.3.1 Stability under vertical load ........................................................................................................................ 5 5.3.2 Stability for tables with extension elements ......................................................................................... 6 6 Stability, strength and durability .............................................................................................................. 6 6.1 General ................................................................................................................................................................ 6 6.2 Strength and durability requirements .................................................................................................... 7 7 Information for use ........................................................................................................................................ 8 8 Test report ......................................................................................................................................................... 8 Annex A (informative)

Table top deflection test ................................................................................................. 9 A.1 General ................................................................................................................................................................ 9 A.2 Testing ................................................................................................................................................................. 9 A.3 Recommendation ............................................................................................................................................ 9

SIST EN 12521:2016

EN 12521:2015 (E) 3 European foreword This document (EN 12521:2015) has been prepared by Technical Committee CEN/TC 207 “Furniture”, the secretariat of which is held by UNI. This European Standard shall be given the status of a national standard, either by publication of an identical text or by endorsement, at the latest by June 2016 and conflicting national standards shall be withdrawn at the latest by June 2016. Attention is drawn to the possibility that some of the elements of this document may be the subject of patent rights. CEN [and/or CENELEC] shall not be held responsible for identifying any or all such patent rights. This document supersedes EN 12521:2009. In comparison with EN 12521:2009, the following modifications have been made: a) references to EN 1730:2012, Furniture — Tables — Test methods for the determination of stability, strength and durability were updated; b) references to EN 12150-1:2000 were updated to EN 12150-1:2015. According to the CEN-CENELEC Internal Regulations, the national standards organizations of the following countries are bound to implement this European Standard: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom. SIST EN 12521:2016

EN 12521:2015 (E) 4 1 Scope This European Standard specifies the minimum requirements for the safety, strength and durability of all types of domestic tables for use by adults, including those with glass in their construction. It does not apply to office tables and office desks, tables for non-domestic use, tables for educational institutions and outdoor tables for which European Standards exist. It does not apply to tables where the table top is not fixed to the understructure, i.e. when applying test 3, Table 2, the top becomes detached from the understructure. With the exception of stability tests, the standard does not provide assessment of the suitability of any storage features included in domestic tables. It does not include requirements for the durability of castors and height adjustment mechanisms. It does not include requirements for electrical safety. It does not include requirements for the resistance to ageing and degradation. Annex A (informative) contains a table top deflection test. 2 Normative references The following documents, in whole or in part, are normatively referenced in this document and are indispensable for its application. For dated references, only the edition cited applies. For undated references, the latest edition of the referenced document (including any amendments) applies. EN 1730:2012, Furniture - Tables - Test metho

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2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.Möbel - Festigkeit, Dauerhaltbarkeit und Sicherheit - Anforderungen an Tische im WohnbereichMobilier - Résistance, durabilité et sécurité - Exigences relatives aux tables à usage domestiqueFurniture - Strength, durability and safety - Requirements for domestic tables97.140PohištvoFurnitureICS:Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z:FprEN 12521kSIST FprEN 12521:2015en,fr,de01-september-2015kSIST FprEN 12521:2015SLOVENSKI

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Furniture - Strength, durability and safety - Requirements for domestic tables

Mobilier - Résistance, durabilité et sécurité - Exigences relatives aux tables à usage domestique

Möbel - Festigkeit, Dauerhaltbarkeit und Sicherheit - Anforderungen an Tische im Wohnbereich This draft European Standard is submitted to CEN members for unique acceptance procedure. It has been drawn up by the Technical Committee CEN/TC 207.

If this draft becomes a European Standard, CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations which stipulate the conditions for giving this European Standard the status of a national standard without any alteration.

This draft European Standard was established by CEN in three official versions (English, French, German). A version in any other language made by translation under the responsibility of a CEN member into its own language and notified to the CEN-CENELEC Management Centre has the same status as the official versions.

CEN members are the national standards bodies of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and United Kingdom.

Recipients of this draft are invited to submit, with their comments, notification of any relevant patent rights of which they are aware and to provide supporting documentation.

Warning : This document is not a European Standard. It is distributed for review and comments. It is subject to change without notice and shall not be referred to as a European Standard.

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B-1000 Brussels © 2015 CEN All rights of exploitation in any form and by any means reserved worldwide for CEN national Members. Ref. No. FprEN 12521:2015 EkSIST FprEN 12521:2015

FprEN 12521:2015 (E) 2 Contents Page Foreword ..............................................................................................................................................................3 1 Scope ......................................................................................................................................................4 2 Normative references ............................................................................................................................4 3 Terms and definitions ...........................................................................................................................4 4 Test conditions and test sequence ......................................................................................................5 5 Safety requirements ..............................................................................................................................5 5.1 General ....................................................................................................................................................5 5.2 Shear and squeeze points ....................................................................................................................5 5.2.1 Shear and squeeze points when setting up and folding ...................................................................5 5.2.2 Shear and squeeze points under influence of powered mechanisms .............................................5 5.2.3 Shear and squeeze points during use .................................................................................................5 5.3 Stability ...................................................................................................................................................6 5.3.1 Stability under vertical load ..................................................................................................................6 5.3.2 Stability for tables with extension elements .......................................................................................6 6 Stability, strength and durability ..........................................................................................................6 6.1 General ....................................................................................................................................................6 6.2 Strength and durability requirements..................................................................................................7 7 Information for use ................................................................................................................................8 8 Test report ..............................................................................................................................................8 Annex A (informative)

Table top deflection test .............................................................................................9 A.1 General ....................................................................................................................................................9 A.2 Testing ....................................................................................................................................................9 A.3 Recommendation ...................................................................................................................................9

kSIST FprEN 12521:2015

FprEN 12521:2015 (E) 3 Foreword This document (FprEN 12521:2015) has been prepared by Technical Committee CEN/TC 207 “Furniture”, the secretariat of which is held by UNI. This document is currently submitted to the Unique Acceptance Procedure. This document will supersede EN 12521:2009. Compared to EN 12521:2009 the following modifications have been made: a) references to EN 1730:2012, Furniture — Tables — Test methods for the determination of stability, strength and durability updated. kSIST FprEN 12521:2015

FprEN 12521:2015 (E) 4 1 Scope This European Standard specifies the minimum requirements for the safety, strength and durability of all types of domestic tables for use by adults, including those with glass in their construction. It does not apply to office tables or desks, tables for non-domestic use, tables for educational institutions and outdoor tables for which EN standards exist. It does not apply to tables where the table top is not fixed to the understructure, i.e. when applying test 3, Table 2, the top becomes detached from the understructure. With the exception of stability tests, the standard does not provide assessment of the suitability of any storage features included in domestic tables. It does not include requirements for the durability of castors and height adjustment mechanisms. It does not include requirements for electrical safety. It does not include requirements for the resistance to ageing and degradation. Annex A (informative) contains a table top deflection test. 2 Normative references The following documents, in whole or in part, are normatively referenced in this document and are indispensable for its application. For dated references, only the edition cited applies. For undated references, the latest edition of the referenced document (including any amendments) applies. EN 1730:2012, Furniture — Tables — Test methods for the determination of stability, strength and durability EN 12150-1:2000, Glass in building — Thermally toughened soda lime silicate safety glass — Part 1: Definition and description EN 12600:2002, Glass in building — Pendulum test — Impact test method and classification for flat glass EN 14072:2003, Glass in furniture — Test methods 3 Te

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