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    SPECIFICATION FOR WORK WEAR AND CAREER WEAR

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1993

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    Specification
    Section one. General
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    Section two. Requirements for all types of workwear
                   and career wear
    3 Materials
    4 Manufacture
    5 Seam strength
    6 Sizing
    7 Colour fastness of theatre gowns, caps and hoods
    8 Marking
    Section three. Particular requirements for a lightweight
                   two-piece working rig
    9 Fabric manufacture and sizing
    10 Marking
    Appendices
    A Method for the determination of seam strength
    B Method of measuring garments
    Tables
    1 Coveralls for men and youths
    2 Coats and jackets for men and youths
    3 Bib and brace overalls for men and youths
    4 Overall trousers for men and youths
    5 Wrap-over overalls for women and girls
    6 Front fastening overalls for women girls
    7 Coveralls for women and girls
    8 Bib and brace overalls for women and girls
    9 Women's dresses
    10 Women's dresses for hospital use
    11 Women's overalls for hospital use
    12 Donor attendants' dresses (garments made from
        polyester/cellulosic fabrics)
    13 General purpose gowns (garments made from polyester/
        cellulosic fabrics; not for use in anaesthetizing
        areas)
    14 Theatre gowns
    15 Theatre caps and hoods
    16 Career wear, women's jackets
    17 Career wear, women's slacks
    18 Lightweight, two-piece working rig, jacket
    19 Lightweight, two-piece working rig, trousers
    20 Colour fastness requirements for theatre gowns, caps
        and hoods
    Figures
    1 Lightweight two-piece working rig: example of seam
        and pocket details
    2 Seam strength test specimen
    3 Man's coat
    4 Coverall
    5 Woman's overall
    6 Woman's bib and brace overall

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies materials, sizing, standards of manufacture and marking requirements for workwear for general industrial, hospital and public sector use; specifies in section four requirements for a lightweight two piece working rig. Includes definitions, appendices, tables and diagrams.

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    Committee TCI/66
    Development Note Supersedes BS 5426(1987). (08/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, November 2012. (10/2012)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    BS 4171(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR DONKEY JACKETS
    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
    BS 3870-2(1991) : 1991 STITCHES AND SEAMS - PART 2: CLASSIFICATION AND TERMINOLOGY OF SEAM TYPES
    BS 2747(1986) : 1986 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR TEXTILE CARE LABELLING
    BS 5511(1977) : 1977 SIZE DESIGNATION OF CLOTHES DEFINITIONS AND BODY MEASUREMENT PROCEDURE
    BS 5742(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR TEXTILE LABELS REQUIRING TO BE WASHED AND/OR DRY CLEANED
    BS 2576(1986) : 1986 METHOD FOR DETERMINATION OF BREAKING STRENGTH AND ELONGATION (STRIP METHOD) OF WOVEN FABRICS
    BS EN 20139 : 1992 TEXTILES - STANDARD ATMOSPHERES FOR CONDITIONING AND TESTING
    BS 1006(1990) : 1990 METHODS OF TEST FOR COLOUR FASTNESS OF TEXTILES AND LEATHER
    BS 1771-2(1990) : 1990 FABRICS FOR UNIFORMS AND WORKWEAR - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR FABRICS FROM CELLULOSIC FIBRES, SYNTHETIC FIBRES AND BLENDS
    BS 3870-1(1991) : 1991 STITCHES AND SEAMS - PART 1: CLASSIFICATION AND TERMINOLOGY OF STITCH TYPES
    BS 3084(1992) : 1992 SPECIFICATION FOR SLIDE FASTENERS
    BS 3866(1979) : 1979 SPECIFICATION FOR HOLES AND SHANKS FOR BUTTONS
    BS EN 510 : 1993 SPECIFICATION FOR PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR USE WHERE THERE IS A RISK OF ENTANGLEMENT WITH MOVING PARTS
    BS 1903(1981) : 1981 GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED BY THE CLOTHING INDUSTRY
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