ISO 14457:2012 is applicable to handpieces and motors used in dentistry for patient contact, regardless of their construction. It specifies requirements, test methods, manufacturer's information, marking and packaging.
ISO 14457:2012 is applicable to:
- straight and geared angle handpieces, including handpiece attachments;
- high-speed air turbine handpieces;
- air motors;
- electrical motors;
- prophy handpieces.