Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 13490+A1:2008

Mechanical vibration - Industrial trucks - Laboratory evaluation and specification of operator seat vibration

Status: Valid

1.1 This European Standard is applicable to operator seats used on industrial trucks as defined in ISO 5053:1987 irrespective of power supply, type of equipment, lifting mechanism and tyres. It also applies to seats for other trucks not covered by ISO 5053:1987, e.g. variable-reach trucks and lowlift order picking trucks.

1.2 This European Standard specifies, in accordance with EN 30326-1, a laboratory method for measuring and evaluating the effectiveness of the seat suspension in reducing the vertical wholebody vibration transmitted to the operator of industrial trucks at frequencies between 1 Hz and 20 Hz.


Vibration and shock with respect to human beings (13.160) Mechanical vibration and shock (14.080) Industrial trucks (53.060)

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Language: English

Written by: Människans påverkan av vibrationer, SIS/TK 111/AG 01

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Article no: STD-68375

Edition: 1

Approved: 12/8/2008

No of pages: 32

Replaces: SS-EN 13490 , SS-EN 13490