Cycles - Safety requirements for bicycles - Part 1: Terms and definitions


This part of ISO 4210 specifies terms and definitions related to safety and performance requirements for the design, assembly, and testing of bicycles and sub-assemblies having saddle height as given in Table 1. This document does not apply to specialised types of bicycle such as tradesman's delivery bicycles, recumbent bicycles, tandems and bicycles designed and equipped for use in severe applications such as sanctioned competition events, stunting, or aerobatic manoeuvres. NOTE For bicycles with a maximum saddle height of 435 mm or less (see ISO 8124-1[1]) and with a maximum saddle height of more than 435 mm and less than 635 mm (see ISO 8098[2]).





Planned document number

DIN EN ISO 4210-1 rev

Project number


Responsible national committee

NA 112-06-01 AA - Cycles for common and athletic use 

Responsible european committee

CEN/TC 333 - Cycles 

Responsible international committee

ISO/TC 149/SC 1/WG 13 - Revision of the series of ISO 4210:2014 and ISO 8098:2014 

previous edition(s)

Cycles - Safety requirements for bicycles - Part 1: Terms and definitions (ISO 4210-1:2014); German version EN ISO 4210-1:2014

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