In June 2020, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) published two amendments to its Safety of Toys standard – ISO 8124-1:2018.
ISO 8124-1:2018 Safety of toys — Part 1: Safety aspects related to mechanical and physical properties – applies to any product or material designed or clearly intended for use in play by children aged under 14. The requirements in the standard apply to the toy as it is initially received by the consumer and as it will be subjected to normal use and abuse during foreseeable conditions (unless specifically noted otherwise).
The two amendments in June 2020 bring the standard into line with the latest versions of EN 71-1 and ASTM F963. The amendments are:
The changes in AMD.1.2020 include:
The changes in AMD.2.202 include:
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