Revision of ANSI/BIFMA X5.4 Public & Lounge Seating
Join our live webinar to learn about the changes included in the 2020 edition of ANSI/BIFMA X5.4 Public and Lounge Seating.
August 12, 2020, 08:00
August 13, 2020, 09:00
ANSI/BIFMA X5.4 – 2020 Public and Lounge Seating is intended to provide manufacturers, specifiers, and users with a common basis for evaluating the safety, durability, and structural adequacy of business and institutional lounge and public seating.
Public and lounge seating is that normally used in indoor common/shared spaces such as waiting, reception, visitor seating in patient rooms*, restaurant/dining/cafeteria** settings, and other gathering areas. These products are generally not adjustable for personal use. Public and lounge seating includes products with single seat units, units with multiple seating positions within one unit or ganged seating units, arena folding chairs, and standard folding chairs.
The standard was originally published in 1980, the 2020 edition supersedes the previous 2012 edition.
Join our live webinar to learn about the changes included in the 2020 edition of ANSI/BIFMA X5.4 Public and Lounge Seating, these include:
- Expansion of scope
- New test methods
- Basis weight increase
- Front stability procedure update
- New and edited definitions
- Who is BIFMA?
- What is considered to be public and lounge seating?
- Products added to the scope
- General changes
- Specific changes to methods
Cost: No charge
*Please register with your business email address as this is a pre-approved event.