GMGN2696 Iss 1
Assessment of Passenger Seat Comfort
This document gives guidance on the assessment of static comfort for passenger seats on rolling stock. It includes criteria to measure aspects of a passenger seat including dimensions, pad thickness and compressibility to enable quantification of comfort. This document also includes information on the seats' durability, appearance, accessories, pressure map, hardness, and contour.
Summary Of Changes
This guidance note gives information that is intended to support Railway Undertakings and train manufacturers in assessing the static comfort for passenger seats as part of a new build or refurbishment of passenger railway vehicles.
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