EN 71-8:2003

Safety of toys - Part 8: Swings, slides and similar activity toys for indoor and outdoor family domestic use

Publication date:   Jun 11, 2004

General information

99.60 Withdrawal effective   Aug 12, 2009


CEN/TC 52 Safety of toys

European Norm

97.200.50   Toys



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This part of EN 71 specifies requirements and test methods for activity toys for domestic family use attached to or incorporating a crossbeam, and similar toys intended for children under 14 years of age to play on or in and to bear the mass of one or more children. It does not, for example, apply to equipment intended for use in schools, kindergartens, public playgrounds, or as an adjunct to commercial activities such as hotels, restaurants, pubs or shopping centres. Requirements for public playground equipment are given in EN 1176.

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EN 71-8:2003
99.60 Withdrawal effective
Aug 12, 2009