8.4.2.1: Means of operation of mechanical parts

Where a control requires grasping, pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate it, an accessible alternative means of operation that does not require these actions shall be provided.

Testing methods

Type of complianceInspection
Pre-conditions
  1. The ICT has operable parts that requires grasping, pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate.
Procedure
  1. Check that there is an accessible alternative means of operation that does not require these actions.
Result Pass: Check 1 is true
Fail: Check 1 is false

 

Requirement details

Reference number: 8.4.2.1

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Usage with limited manipulation or strength

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