BS EN 1400:2013+A1:2014—Child use and care articles —Soothers for babies and youngchildren — Safety requirementsand test methods
Articles de puériculture – Sucettes pour nourrissons etjeunes enfants – Exigences de sécurité et méthodes d’essai
Artikel für Säuglinge und Kleinkinder – Schnuller fürSäuglinge und Kleinkinder – SicherheitstechnischeAnforderungen und Prüfverfahren
This European Standard specifies safety requirements relating to the materials, construction, performance,
packaging and product information for soothers.
This European Standard is applicable to products that resemble or function as a soother. Some soothers may
be marketed with other functions. This standard is applicable to these products (some examples are given in
This European Standard does not apply to products designed for specialist clinical medical applications, e.g.
those relating to Pierre-Robin Syndrome or premature babies (see Annex C).
Soother Bite Endurance Jaw.
Soother Cutting Board.
Soother Shield Template
Tensile test along the axis
Tear resistance of teat
Bite endurance of elastomeric component
Puncture resistance of knob made of flexible material
Tear resistance of knob made of flexible material
The standard is not applicable to feeding teats. Safety requirements and test methods for feeding teats are
included in all parts of EN 14350.
Normative references for Mechanical and physical properties: EN 71-1, Safety of toys — Part 1: Mechanical and physical properties