Standardization in the field of ergonomics/human factors for anthropometry and biomechanics, including measurement methods for the human body, evaluation methods for working postures, physical performance and strength, and the ergonomic procedures needed to apply them.

Recommendations are made for terminology, methodology and the collection of ergonomics/human factors data for the purpose of realizing human safety, health and wellbeing, as well as increasing work efficiency and usability.

Enlaces rápidos


Normas ISO publicadas *


Normas ISO en desarrollo *

Miembros participantes
Miembros observadores

* la cifra incluye las actualizaciones

Referencia Título Tipo
ISO/TC 159/SC 3/WG 1   Anthropometry Grupo de trabajo
ISO/TC 159/SC 3/WG 4   Human physical strength: manual handling and force limits Grupo de trabajo
Comités de enlace a ISO/TC 159/SC 3

Los comités que aparecen a continuación pueden acceder a los documentos de ISO/TC 159/SC 3:

Referencia Título ISO/IEC
ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 24 Computer graphics, image processing and environmental data representation ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 8 Ships and marine technology ISO
ISO/TC 22/SC 36 Safety and impact testing ISO
ISO/TC 22/SC 39 Ergonomics ISO
ISO/TC 23 Tractors and machinery for agriculture and forestry ISO
ISO/TC 23/SC 3 Safety and comfort ISO
ISO/TC 94 Personal safety -- Personal protective equipment ISO
ISO/TC 101 Continuous mechanical handling equipment ISO
ISO/TC 106 Dentistry ISO
ISO/TC 127 Earth-moving machinery ISO
ISO/TC 127/SC 2 Safety, ergonomics and general requirements ISO
ISO/TC 133 Clothing sizing systems - size designation, size measurement methods and digital fittings ISO
ISO/TC 136 Furniture ISO
ISO/TC 137 Footwear sizing designations and marking systems ISO
ISO/TC 199 Safety of machinery ISO


Comités de enlace de ISO/TC 159/SC 3

ISO/TC 159/SC 3 pueden acceder a los documentos de los comités que aparecen a continuación:

Referencia Título ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 23/SC 3 Safety and comfort ISO
ISO/TC 122 Packaging ISO
ISO/TC 133 Clothing sizing systems - size designation, size measurement methods and digital fittings ISO
ISO/TC 199 Safety of machinery ISO


Organizaciones de enlace (categorías A y B)
Sigla Título Categoría
IEA - ergonomics International Ergonomics Association A
RI Rehabilitation International A
SBS - Small Business Standards Small Business Standards A
WDO World Design Organization A
WHO World Health Organization A

Organizaciones de enlace (categoría C)

Los enlaces C participan a nivel de grupo de trabajo

Sigla Título Categoría
SOPHIA Socio-Physical Interaction Skills for Cooperative Human-Robot Systems in Agile Production C
Fecha Mes Ubicación TC/SC Nota
24-25 August 2024 Seogwipo (Korea, Republic of) ISO/TC 159/SC 3  

* Información definitiva, pero la reunión aún no se ha convocado formalmente
** Provisional

ISO/TC 159/SC 3 - Secretaría

JISC [Japan]

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
2-41-6 Aomi, Koto-ku
Tokyo 135-0064