Inclusive Fitness Guidelines and Standards

ASTM Standards on Fitness Equipment

Two new ASTM International Standards have been published with specific requirements for the universal design of fitness equipment for inclusive use by users of all abilities, including those with disabilities:

  • A Standard Specification for Universal Design of Fitness Equipment for Inclusive Use by Persons with Functional Limitations and Impairments (ASTM F3021) and
  • A Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Universal Design of Fitness Equipment for Inclusive Use by Persons with Functional Limitations and Impairments (ASTM F3022).

The standards are available at: http://www.astmnewsroom.org/default.aspx?pageid=3175.

For other related pages on our website see: 
RESNA Standards Committee on Inclusive FitnessUniversal Design of Fitness Equipment (UDFE) and Color Contrast on Fitness Equipment