ISO 9999:2011 establishes a classification of assistive products, especially produced or generally available, for persons with disability.
Assistive products used by a person with disability, but which require the assistance of another person for their operation, are included in the classification.
The following items are specifically excluded from ISO 9999:2011: items used for the installation of assistive products; solutions obtained by combinations of assistive products that are individually classified in ISO 9999:2011; medicines; assistive products and instruments used exclusively by healthcare professionals; non-technical solutions, such as personal assistance, guide dogs or lip-reading; implanted devices; and financial support.
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 2011-07
Edition: 5Number of pages: 100
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 173/SC 2 Classification and terminology
- ICS :
- 11.180.01 Aids for disabled and handicapped persons in general
ISO 9999:2007/Cor 1:2007
ISO 9999:2011Stage: 95.99
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