PPE

Ear

EN352:2002 Hearing Protectors

Part 1: Ear muffs

Part 2: Hearing protectors. Ear plugs

Part 3: Helmet mounted. Ear muffs

Part 4: Hearing protectors. Safety requirements and testing. Level-dependent ear-muffs

Eyes

EN166:2001 - Personal Eye Protection – This standard test for: impact, optical quality, chemical dust and molten metal protection.

EN 175 – Equipment for eye and face protection durin welding and allied processes

Gloves

EN420:2003 + A1:2009 This standard defines the general requirements for glove design and costruction, innocuousness, cleaning instructions, electrostatic properties, sizing, dexterity, water vapour transmission and absorption along with marking and information

EN388:2003 Protective gloves against mechanical risks

EN EN407: 2004 Protective gloves against thermal risks

EN12477:2001 Protective gloves for welders

EN1149-1:2006 Protective gloves electrostatic properties

EN374:2003 Protective gloves against chemicals and microorganisms

Helmets

EN397:1995 Industrial Safety Helmets – Shock absorption, resistance to penetration, resistance to flame, chin strap anchorage.

EN812: Specifies physical and performance requirements, method of test and marking requirements for industrial bump caps.

Masks

Respiratory protection standards

EN136:1998 Respiratory Protection Devices – Full Face Masks

EN140:1998 Respiratory Protection Devices – Half Masks and Quarter Masks

EN143:2000 Respiratory Protection Devices – Particle Filters

EN14387:2004 Respiratory Protection Devices – Gas Filter and Combined Filter

EN149:2001 Respiratory Protection Devices – Half Masks and Quarter Masks

Shoes

EN ISO 20345:2011 This international standard specifies basic and additional requirements for safety footwear used for general purposes.

THE CLASSIFICATION SISTEM USED TO IDENTIFY THE PROTECTION PROVIDED BY THE FOOTWEAR IS LISTED BELOW:

SB: The presence of a safety toecap providing protection against impact injury to the toes caused by falling objects.

SBP: As SB standard plus penetration resistance

S1: As SB standard plus closed seat region, anti-static properties, resistance to fuel oil and energy abrasion of seat region.

S1P: As S1 standard plus penetration resistance

S2: As S1 standard plus water penetration and water absorption resistance

S3: As S2 standard plus cleated outsole and penetration resistance

S4: 200 joule toecap protection. All rubber or all polymeric footwear with anti-static properties. Resistance to fuel oil, energy absorption of seat region and closed seat region.

S5: As S4 standard plus cleated outsole and penetration resistance

Visors

EN166:2001 - Personal Eye Protection – This standard test for: impact, optical quality, chemical dust and molten metal protection.

EN 175 – Equipment for eye and face protection durin welding and allied processes.