SEFA Laboratory Grade Seating Standard

Date: Thursday, January 12, 2023


Scientific Equipment and Furniture Association (SEFA) guidelines are intended to provide manufacturers, specifiers and users with specific information helpful in their evaluation of the safety, durability and structural integrity of laboratory chairs and stools. These Recommended Practices cover the design, construction, installation, testing, maintenance and safe use of laboratory chairs and stools.

BioFit's Ed Metzger and president Jim Connell summarize the standards, or download the report here:

Download the report: SEFA 12 - 2022 Laboratory Grade Seating Recommended Practices