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Bicycles, Pedelecs, and Accessories

More Safety for Trekking and Downhill Biking and on Cycle Paths

Whether it’s a mountain bike, racing bike, a tandem, or even a pedal electrical cycles, or pedelec for short- we can help you optimize the safety and functionality of your bikes and pedelecs. So you can use the documentation as an effective advertising tool. Our product testing takes functionality, durability, handling, workmanship, and corrosion into account. For bikes, pedelecs, and accessories – all in compliance with national and international standards, such as DIN EN 14764, DIN EN 14765, DIN EN 14766, and DIN EN 14781. On top of that, we can also award the GS mark as part of our product certification. And, we also offer options for voluntary labeling.

Benefits at a Glance

With an internationally recognized product testing from TÜV Rheinland, you:

  • Make an active contribution to accident prevention
  • Give your customers valuable guidance for purchase decisions with a recognized certification mark and voluntary labels
  • Can use our seal of approval for your advertising measures
  • Boost confidence in the quality and harmlessness of your products
  • Document implementation of legal requirements through certification

Our Testing Standards

Our experts check according to national and international standards, such as:

  • DIN EN 15194:2009 Cycles - electrically power assisted cycles, EPAC bicycles
  • Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC
  • Low-Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC
  • DIN EN 14764 for city and trekking bicycles
  • DIN EN 14765 for children's bicycles
  • DIN EN 14766 for mountain bikes
  • DIN EN 14781 for racing bicycles and others
  • Individual extracts of equipment and product safety regulations ((German) Product Safety Act, or ProdSG)

Further Tests

  • Testing in accordance with legal requirements, such as road traffic approval regulations (Straßenverkehrszulassungsordnung (StVZO)), or The Pedal Bicycles (Safety) Regulations
  • Chemical analysis, such as PAHs and plasticizers, heavy metals
  • Electromagnetic compatibility, or EMC, testing for lighting accessories and e-bikes
  • Screening and comparative product tests
  • Testing technology consulting for product planning and development, including prototype test series
  • Compliance testing for children's bicycles

We can also examine your manuals according to the (German) Product Safety Act in compliance with EN 62079.

Our Test Marks

After successful testing we can provide the following certificates:

  • GS Certificate
  • LGA Safety & Contamination
  • LGA-Tested Bicycle Safety
  • LGA-Tested Quality (overall product quality)

Products We Inspect

  • Pedelecs
  • City bikes
  • Trekking bikes
  • Children's bicycles
  • Mountain bikes
  • Off-road bikes
  • Racing Bikes
  • Tandems
  • BMX
  • Spotlights
  • Pumps
  • Saddles

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