Work Item
ASTM WK81267

New Test Method for Exoskeleton Use: Confined Space: Vertical Movement

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.


exoskeleton, exosuit, confined space, industrial, military, response, medical, recreational


In alignment of F3523 - 21 Standard Test Method for Exoskeleton Use: Confined Space: Horizontal Movement, this new work item provides a test method for vertical movement.

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


Developed by Subcommittee: F48.03

Committee: F48

Staff Manager: Nora Nimmerichter

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 03-15-2022

Technical Contact: Roger Bostelman

Item: 000