26. 02. 2021


The EN 1335-1:2020 standard

Towards the solution of some critical points.

Who already used the new version of EN 1335-1 for dimensional requirements of office chairs, knows that this standard is more complex and difficult in comparison to the previous edition.

We soon observed that by the application of the new version, a relevant number of samples did not comply with it. The most critical point was in particular represented by the measurement of the height of the lumbar support.

This criticality therefore had to be faced given the complexity of the new standard which provides for a fully revised method of measurement compared to the previous version and in some aspects even unclear (read more).

For information:
Paolo Balutto
+39 0432 747226

Arianna Visintin
+39 0432 747233