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    PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR FIRE-FIGHTERS - TEST METHODS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR REFLECTIVE CLOTHING FOR SPECIALISED FIRE-FIGHTING

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2007

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 General requirements
       4.1 Clothing ensemble
       4.2 Clothing
           4.2.1 General
           4.2.2 Pockets
           4.2.3 Size designation
       4.3 Head protection
           4.3.1 General
           4.3.2 Screen
       4.4 Hand protection
       4.5 Overboots
    5 Sampling, pre-treatment, ageing
       5.1 Sampling
       5.2 Pre-treatment
           5.2.1 General
           5.2.2 Cleaning
           5.2.3 Mechanical pre-treatment
       5.3 Ageing
    6 Thermal requirements
       6.1 Limited flame spread
       6.2 Heat transfer (radiant heat)
       6.3 Heat transfer (convective heat)
       6.4 Contact heat
       6.5 Heat resistance
    7 Mechanical requirements
       7.1 Dimensional change
       7.2 Tensile strength
       7.3 Burst strength
       7.4 Tear strength
       7.5 Seam strength
    8 Other requirements
       8.1 Surface wetting
       8.2 Whole Garment Testing (optional)
    9 Marking
    10 Information supplied by the manufacturer
    Annex A (normative) - Mechanical pre-treatment for metallised
            materials
          A.1 Principle
          A.2 Sampling
          A.3 Apparatus
          A.4 Procedure
    Annex B (informative) - Warning - flame engulfment
    Annex C (informative) - Guidelines for clothing design
    Annex D (informative) - Checking of basic ergonomic features of
            protective clothing - practical performance tests
    Annex E (normative) - Prediction of burn injury using an
            instrumented manikin
    Annex F (informative) - Significant technical changes between
            this document and the previous edition EN 1486:1996
    Annex ZA (informative) - Relationship between this European
             Standard and the Essential Requirements of EU
             Directive 89/686/EEC
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    Describes methods of test and minimum performance required for reflective protective specialized fire-fighting clothing.

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    Committee PH/3/2
    Development Note Supersedes 94/305511 DC. (09/2005) Supersedes 03/117128 DC. (03/2008)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS PD6686(2006) : 2006 GUIDANCE ON DIRECTIVES, REGULATIONS AND STANDARDS RELATED TO PREVENTION OF FIRE AND EXPLOSION IN THE PROCESS INDUSTRIES

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    EN 15614 : 2007 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR FIREFIGHTERS - LABORATORY TEST METHODS AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR WILDLAND CLOTHING
    ISO 13934-1:2013 Textiles Tensile properties of fabrics Part 1: Determination of maximum force and elongation at maximum force using the strip method
    EN ISO 1421:2016 RUBBER- OR PLASTICS-COATED FABRICS - DETERMINATION OF TENSILE STRENGTH AND ELONGATION AT BREAK (ISO 1421:2016)
    ISO 3175-2:2010 Textiles Professional care, drycleaning and wetcleaning of fabrics and garments Part 2: Procedure for testing performance when cleaning and finishing using tetrachloroethene
    ISO 13934-2:2014 Textiles Tensile properties of fabrics Part 2: Determination of maximum force using the grab method
    EN 14052:2012+A1:2012 HIGH PERFORMANCE INDUSTRIAL HELMETS
    EN 20811 : 1992 TEXTILES - DETERMINATION OF RESISTANCE TO WATER PENETRATION - HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE TEST
    EN ISO 13934-1:2013 TEXTILES - TENSILE PROPERTIES OF FABRICS - PART 1: DETERMINATION OF MAXIMUM FORCE AND ELONGATION AT MAXIMUM FORCE USING THE STRIP METHOD (ISO 13934-1:2013)
    ISO 6330:2012 Textiles Domestic washing and drying procedures for textile testing
    89/686/EEC : 1989 AMD 5 2012 COUNCIL DIRECTIVE OF 21 DECEMBER 1989 ON THE APPROXIMATION OF THE LAWS OF THE MEMBER STATES RELATING TO PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
    ISO 6942:2002 Protective clothing Protection against heat and fire Method of test: Evaluation of materials and material assemblies when exposed to a source of radiant heat
    ISO 13935-2:2014 Textiles Seam tensile properties of fabrics and made-up textile articles Part 2: Determination of maximum force to seam rupture using the grab method
    EN 702 : 1994 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING - PROTECTION AGAINST HEAT AND FLAME - TEST METHOD: DETERMINATION OF THE CONTACT HEAT TRANSMISSION THROUGH PROTECTIVE CLOTHING OR ITS MATERIALS
    EN 25077 : 1993 TEXTILES - DETERMINATION OF DIMENSIONAL CHANGE IN WASHING AND DRYING
    EN 136:1998/AC:2003 RESPIRATORY PROTECTIVE DEVICES - FULL-FACE MASKS - REQUIREMENTS, TESTING, MARKING
    ISO 15025:2016 Protective clothing Protection against flame Method of test for limited flame spread
    EN ISO 4674-1:2016 RUBBER- OR PLASTICS-COATED FABRICS - DETERMINATION OF TEAR RESISTANCE - PART 1: CONSTANT RATE OF TEAR METHODS (ISO 4674-1:2016)
    EN ISO 13935-2:2014 TEXTILES - SEAM TENSILE PROPERTIES OF FABRICS AND MADE-UP TEXTILE ARTICLES - PART 2: DETERMINATION OF MAXIMUM FORCE TO SEAM RUPTURE USING THE GRAB METHOD (ISO 13935-2:2014)
    EN ISO 13934-2:2014 TEXTILES - TENSILE PROPERTIES OF FABRICS - PART 2: DETERMINATION OF MAXIMUM FORCE USING THE GRAB METHOD (ISO 13934-2:2014)
    ISO 17493:2016 Clothing and equipment for protection against heat Test method for convective heat resistance using a hot air circulating oven
    EN 420:2003+A1:2009 PROTECTIVE GLOVES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    EN 166 : 2001 PERSONAL EYE-PROTECTION - SPECIFICATIONS
    EN ISO 20345:2011 PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT - SAFETY FOOTWEAR (ISO 20345:2011)
    EN ISO 13938-1 : 1999 TEXTILES - BURSTING PROPERTIES OF FABRICS - PART 1: HYDRAULIC METHOD FOR DETERMINATION OF BURSTING STRENGTH AND BURSTING DISTENSION
    EN 469:2005/A1:2006 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR FIREFIGHTERS - PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR FIREFIGHTING
    EN 171 : 2002 PERSONAL EYE-PROTECTION - INFRARED FILTERS - TRANSMITTANCE REQUIREMENTS AND RECOMMENDED USE
    EN 443 : 2008 HELMETS FOR FIRE FIGHTING IN BUILDINGS AND OTHER STRUCTURES
    EN ISO 15025:2016 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING - PROTECTION AGAINST FLAME - METHOD OF TEST FOR LIMITED FLAME SPREAD (ISO 15025:2016)
    EN 340 : 2003 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    ISO 20345:2011 Personal protective equipment Safety footwear
    ISO 1421:2016 Rubber- or plastics-coated fabrics Determination of tensile strength and elongation at break
    EN 367:1992/AC:1992 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING - PROTECTION AGAINST HEAT AND FIRE - METHOD OF DETERMINING HEAT TRANSMISSION ON EXPOSURE TO FLAME
    ISO 15797:2002 Textiles Industrial washing and finishing procedures for testing of workwear
    ISO 13938-1:1999 Textiles Bursting properties of fabrics Part 1: Hydraulic method for determination of bursting strength and bursting distension
    ISO 7000:2014 Graphical symbols for use on equipment Registered symbols
    EN 531:1995/A1:1998 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR INDUSTRIAL WORKERS EXPOSED TO HEAT
    ISO 4674-1:2016 Rubber- or plastics-coated fabrics Determination of tear resistance Part 1: Constant rate of tear methods
    EN 15090:2012 FOOTWEAR FOR FIREFIGHTERS
    EN ISO 6330:2012 TEXTILES - DOMESTIC WASHING AND DRYING PROCEDURES FOR TEXTILE TESTING (ISO 6330:2012)
    EN 2419920 : 1992 TEXTILES - DETERMINATION OF RESISTANCE TO SURFACE WETTING (SPRAY TEST) OF FABRICS
    EN ISO 6942 : 2002 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING - PROTECTION AGAINST HEAT AND FIRE - METHOD OF TEST: EVALUATION OF MATERIALS AND MATERIAL ASSEMBLIES WHEN EXPOSED TO A SOURCE OF RADIANT HEAT (ISO 6942:2002)
    EN 397:2012+A1:2012 INDUSTRIAL SAFETY HELMETS
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