Work Item
ASTM WK76005

New Test Method for Assessing User Fall-Risk due to Stumbling

1. Scope

The development and maintenance of standards for exoskeletons and exosuits. The Committee will encourage research in this field and sponsor symposia, workshops, and publications to facilitate the development of such standards. The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM technical committees and organizations having mutual or related interests.

Keywords

safety; fall risk; tripping; balance; stability

Rationale

To assess if an exoskeleton affects fall risk

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

Details

Developed by Subcommittee: F48.02

Committee: F48

Staff Manager: Nora Nimmerichter

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 02-22-2021

Technical Contact: Karl Zelik

Item: 003

Ballot: F48 (22-01)

Status: In Balloting