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.
There is a need for objective data and methods to monitor progress of injured worker as well as to guaranteeing that they stay under limits prescribed by physicians.
The data will be used by employers, insurers as well as physicians.
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.