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France: Standard update for childcare articles Decree 91-1292 

DEcember 2018 - toys & children's products

On 19 December 2018, the Official Journal of the French Republic published a noticeon amending the Decree No. 91-12922 relating to the prevention of the risks arising from the use of childcare articles. This amendment updates three of the childcare article standards in the Decree to the latest versions. It also provides the transitional period for current standards. The summary of the updated standards is in the table as follows.

 

New standard

Standard name

Current standard

Superseded date

NF EN 716-1
(February 2018)

Furniture: Fixed and folding nacelle beds for domestic use for children. - Part 1: Security requirements

NF EN 716-1 + A1 
(February 2013)

 

NF EN 716-2
(October 2017)

Furniture: Fixed and folding nacelle beds for domestic use for children. - Part 2: Test methods

NF EN 716-2 + A1 
(February 2013)

The current standards will be superseded from 1 December 2019, and the new ones will start to give presumption of conformity to the Decree.

NF EN 16232 + A1
(August 2018)

Baby items: Hanging Swings for children

NF EN 16232 
(September 2013)

 

[1] Notice for amendment to French Decree No. 91-1292
[2] Decree No. 91-1292 on the prevention of risks arising from the use of childcare articles 

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