On August 23, 2018, the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards (KATS) has published KATS Notification No. 2018–0224 and KATS Notification No. 2018–443 for the draft revisions on safety standards for kick boards.
- KATS Notification No. 2018–0224 proposes to revise Annex 15 of Kick Board – Safety Standards for Household Goods Subject to Supplier’s Declaration of Conformity
- KATS Notification No. 2018–443 seeks to amend Annex 12 of Kickboard for Children – Safety Standards for Children’s Products subject to Suppliers Declaration on Conformity.
These draft revisions specifically propose to remove the electrical requirements from the scope of the safety standards for kick boards intended both for adults and children respectively.
KATS will be accepting public comments until October 23, 2018.