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  • NF EN 340 : 2004

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    PROTECTIVE CLOTHING - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

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    Superseded date:  01-09-2013

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    Published date:  12-01-2013

    Publisher:  Association Francaise de Normalisation

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Basic health and ergonomic requirements
       4.1 General
       4.2 Innocuousness
       4.3 Design
       4.4 Comfort
    5 Ageing
       5.1 General
       5.2 Colour fastness
       5.3 Dimensional change due to cleaning
       5.4 Washing and dry cleaning methods
    6 Size designation
    7 Marking
       7.1 General marking
       7.2 Specific marking
    8 Information supplied by the manufacturer
    Annex A (informative)
    Performance level
    Annex B (informative) Flow chart
    Annex C (informative) Checking the ergonomic features of
            protective clothing (Practical performance tests)
       C.1 General
       C.2 Principle
       C.3 Assessment questions
       C.4 Grounds for concluding a product in unacceptable
    Annex D (informative)
    Examples of size designation
       D.1 Examples of size designation for suits, jackets, coats
             and trousers
       D.2 Example of size designation for torso protector
    Annex E (normative) Pictograms
    Annex ZA (informative) Clauses of this European Standard addressing
             essential requirements or other provision of EU Directives
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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Defines general performance requirements for ergonomics, innocuousness, size designation, ageing, compatibility and marking of protective clothing and the information to be supplied by the manufacturer with the protective clothing.

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    Development Note Indice de classement: S74-500 (07/2004)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Association Francaise de Normalisation
    Status Superseded

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

    NF EN 14225-2 : 2005 DIVING SUITS - PART 2: DRY SUITS - REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    NF EN 1149-5 : 2008 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING - ELECTROSTATIC PROPERTIES - PART 5: MATERIAL PERFORMANCE AND DESIGN REQUIREMENTS
    NF EN 14225-1 : 2005 DIVING SUITS - PART 1: WET SUITS - REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    NF EN 14225-3 : 2005 DIVING SUITS - PART 3: ACTIVELY HEATED OR COOLED SUIT (SYSTEMS) - REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    NF EN 343 : 2004 + A1 2007 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING - PROTECTION AGAINST RAIN
    NF EN 15613 : 2008 KNEE AND ELBOW PROTECTORS FOR INDOOR SPORTS - SAFETY REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    NF EN 13595-1 : 2003 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR PROFESSIONAL MOTORCYCLE RIDERS - JACKETS, TROUSERS AND ONE-PIECE OR DIVIDED SUITS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    NF EN 15614 : 2007 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR FIREFIGHTERS - LABORATORY TEST METHODS AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR WILDLAND CLOTHING
    NF EN 381-11 : 2003 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR USERS OF HAND-HELD CHAINSAWS - PART 11: REQUIREMENTS FOR UPPER BODY PROTECTORS
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