What does AFRDI certification for height adjustable swivel chairs mean?
These standards cover, strength, durability, stability, flammability and safety.
Ergonomic assessment is available for AS/NZS 4438 only.
The suppliers of the chairs have formally agreed to maintain quality and to submit their products to regular auditing.
AS/NZS 4438 (levels 4, 5 and 6)
Most of the AFRDI certified office swivel chairs in Australia and NZ are tested to the requirements of AS/NZS 4438: 1997 – Height adjustable swivel chairs.
This standard is regarded as appropriate for people up to about 110 kg.
AFRDI Level 6 Certification
These office chairs should meet most commercial or industrial needs.
Level 6 chairs should be able to withstand extremely severe conditions of use, such as police stations, military installations, control rooms and use in heavy industry.
AFRDI Level 5 Certification
These office chairs are suitable for heavy duty office, industrial and similar application.
AFRDI Level 4 Certification
These office chairs are suitable for office, general keyboard and executive use.