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Standards Meeting Report – Domestic furniture
A meeting of CEN TC207 WG1, the European committee tasked with producing standards for domestic furniture was recently held in Nuremberg.
The key discussion areas at the meeting focused on:
- How the changes to the Machinery Directive guide affects electrically powered furniture;
- A decision to start an amendment of EN 14749, the safety standard for domestic storage furniture, to better reflect the risks associated with TV furniture;
- A decision to start a revision of EN 1725, the safety standard for domestic beds.
Members of the Furniture Industry Research Association can read a full meeting report below.
Alternatively, a full list of standards meeting reports can be found here