Secretariat: JISCCommittee Manager:
Chairperson (until end 2024):Dr Kenji Kurakata
ISO Technical Programme Manager [TPM]:ISO Editorial Manager [EM]:
- Creation date: 2010
ScopeStandardization of assistive products to assist persons with impaired sensory functions for facilitating activities and social participation.
Assistive products that are dealt with by other technical committees such as access to means of transport (ISO/TCs 8, 20, 22), building construction (ISO/TC 59), furniture (ISO/TC 136), implants for surgery (ISO/TC 150), prosthetics and orthotics (ISO/TC 168), ophthalmic optics (ISO/TC 172), electrical safety (IEC/TC 62), hearing aids (IEC/TC 29), ICT technologies(JTC1), and design principles dealt with by ergonomics (ISO/TC 159).
Assistive products dealing with pain, taste and smell functions are excluded