23. 06. 2017


Children cots: news from the standardization world

One of the most important areas of CATAS's activity concerns childhood furniture testing, especially considering the delicate implications for the safety of these products.

Testing in this area is constantly growing, depending also on continuous developments of technical standards. CATAS is therefore an important reference point for producers of children cots, cribs, high chairs and other furniture intended for children, not only to carry out all the required tests, but also to provide the correct and up-to-date information on the evolutions of the technical standardisation to meet.

In this article, Arianna Visintin, responsible for the tests in this area, presents a preview of the upcoming updates on European standards on domestic cots, including folding beds.

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