EN 1725

EN 1725:1998 Domestic furniture – Beds and mattresses – Safety requirements and test methods
This draft European Standard specifies mechanical safety requirements and testing for all types of fully erected domestic adult beds including all component elements such as bed frame, bed base, mattress and mattress pads (when they form a unit with the mattress). It does not apply to foldaway beds, bunk beds, children cots and adjustable beds for disabled persons where separate standards exist, as well as waterbeds and air beds. Further tests may be applicable for test units that are multi purposes, e.g. convertible sofa beds and power driven system.

This standard is suitable for all kind of beds including sofa-beds.

Types of furniture testing