ISO 7176-21:2003

Wheelchairs -- Part 21: Requirements and test methods for electromagnetic compatibility of electrically powered wheelchairs and motorized scooters

ISO 7176-21:2003 specifies requirements and test methods for electromagnetic emissions and for electromagnetic immunity of electrically powered wheelchairs and motorized scooters with a maximum speed of not more than 15 km/h for indoor and outdoor use by people with disabilities. It is also applicable to manual wheelchairs with an add-on power kit. It is not applicable to vehicles designed to carry more than one person.

ISO 7176-21:2003 also specifies additional requirements for electromagnetic emissions and for electromagnetic immunity of electrically powered wheelchairs and motorized scooters with a built-in battery charger. It is not applicable to battery chargers that are not built into a wheelchair.

A reference configuration is specified for adjustable wheelchairs and scooters to enable test results to be used for comparison of performance.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2003-04
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 173/SC 1
    Wheelchairs
  • 11.180.10
    Aids and adaptation for moving
    33.100.01
    Electromagnetic compatibility in general

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