This standard applies to rough-terrain variable reach trucks (herein-after referred to as "trucks") as defined in
3.1.2 that have a specific seated operator’s position, on the left hand side of the boom, or centre position
(excluding operator position on the right side of the boom).
This standard specifies a static test method for determining and evaluating the operator’s visibility on a
rectangular 1 m boundary close around the rough-terrain variable reach truck and on a 12 m visibility test
This standard does not apply to rough-terrain variable reach trucks designed to handle freight containers
(rough-terrain reach stackers).
It applies to trucks for operation on work sites and for travelling on public roads.
Note: national road regulation may apply for travelling on public roads
Directives related to this standards.
Directive 2006/42/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast)
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