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CEN Publishes Standard for Baby Carriers

January 14, 2016

EUROPEAN UNION - The European Committee for Standardization (CEN) has published EN 13209-2:2016 Child use and care articles - Baby carriers - Safety requirements and test methods - Part 2: Soft carrier.
 
This standard provides the safety requirements and test methods for soft carriers without a framed support incorporating integral leg openings designed to carry a child when attached to the caregiver’s torso.
 
The standard defines soft carriers as a baby carrier allowing for hands-free operation when the caregiver is standing or walking.
 

Standard ICS Date of Availability Date of Announcement Date of Announcement
EN 13209-2:2016 Child use and care articles - Baby carriers - Safety requirements and test methods - Part 2: Soft carrier 97.190 - Equipment for children December 23, 2015 March 31, 2016 June 30, 2016

 
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