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E DIN EN 63008 VDE 0705-3008:2018-03

* German Language Version *

Household and similar electrical appliances

Accessibility of control elements, doors, lids, drawers and handles

(IEC 59/668/CD:2016)
Class/Status: Draft, valid
Released: 2018-03   Published: 2018-02-09
VDE Art. No.: 1701332
End of objection deadline: 2018-04-09


This Standard contains accessibility requirements to enable more accessible use of interactive elements found on household and similar electrical appliances by older persons and persons with disabilities. It provides guidance to achieve accessible designs of control elements (e.g. knobs, buttons) including control panels and doors, lids, drawers and handles.