Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 16860:2019

Railway applications - Requirements and general principles for securing payload in rail freight transport

Status: Valid

This document specifies the minimum requirements for securing payload to ensure safe operation of freight wagons, utilizing a train speed of up to 120 km/h. It is serving as a basis for the design and implementation of payload securing methods. Additional requirements in the case of wagons designed for the transport of special payload and/or with integrated load security (e.g. tank wagons, hopper wagons, car carriers, coil carriers and wagons for intermodal transport) are not part of this document.


Materials and components for railway engineering (45.040) Trailing stock (45.060.20) Other (55.180.99) Construction of railways (93.100)

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Language: English

Written by: SIS - Industriteknik

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Article no: STD-80010649

Edition: 1

Approved: 3/26/2019

No of pages: 32