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Testing changes made to ANSI standard

The American National Standards Institute approved the newly revised safety and performance standard for desk/table products called ANSI/BIFMA X5.5-2014.

The standard has new test methods for tilting tables, keyboard tables, benching systems, and monitor arms. There are also significant revisions and clarifications to several of the previous test methods.

Copies of the new standard are available from BIFMA at

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