This European Standard specifies test methods for the determination of stability, strength and durability of the structure of all types of tables and desks without regard to use, materials, design/construction or manufacturing process. This European Standard does not apply to changing units which are covered by other European Standards. Test methods for the assessment of ageing, degradation, and electrical functions are not included. This European Standard does not apply to the strength and durability of any storage features that are covered by other European Standards. This European Standard does not include any requirements. Requirements for different end uses can be found in other Standards.