ASTM International Publishes Revised Hand - Held Infant Carrier StandardThe Hand-Held Infant Carrier Standard ASTM F2050-12 has been recently revised. This revision was approved on July 1, 2012 and published in August of 2012. The standard was originally created to address carrier handle strength to support the occupant, product tip over and falls from elevated surfaces. The latest revision includes several new requirements to address concerns raised by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) based on incident data and comments from consumers.
Summary of the Revision to ASTM F2050-12:
To view and purchase a copy of the ASTM F2050-12: http://www.astm.org/Standards/F2050.htm
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