• AS/NZS 4821(INT):2002

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    Protective footwear for firefighters - Requirements and test methods

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    Superseded date:  06-30-2017

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    Published date:  04-24-2002

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    SECTION 1 - SCOPE AND GENERAL 1.1 SCOPE 1.2 APPLICATION 1.3 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS 1.4 TERMS AND DEFINITIONS 1.5 TYPES AND CLASSIFICATIONS OF FOOTWEAR 1.6 REQUIREMENTS FOR FIREFIGHTERS' FOOTWEAR 1.7 RISK ASSESSMENT 1.8 TRAININGSECTION 2 - REQUIREMENTS FOR WHOLE FOOTWEAR 2.1 SAMPLING AND CONDITIONING 2.2 REQUIREMENTSSECTION 3 - PERFORMANCE AND TESTING REQUIREMENTS 3.1 GENERAL 3.2 LACES 3.3 THREADS 3.4 WHOLE FOOTWEAR HEAT RESISTANCE TEST 3.5 THERMAL BEHAVIOUR 3.6 DETERMINATION OF RESISTANCE OF UPPER TO CUTTING 3.7 RIGIDITY OF TOE 3.8 OUTSOLE 3.9 RESISTANCE TO CHEMICALS 3.10 RESISTANCE TO MICRO-ORGANISMS 3.11 ZIPPER (SLIDE FASTENER) 3.12 EYELET AND STUD POST ATTACHMENT 3.13 SLIP RESISTANCE 3.14 ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES 3.15 pH VALUE 3.16 LEATHER CHROMIUM CONTENTSECTION 4 - TEST METHODS 4.1 THREAD AND LACE HEAT RESISTANCE TEST 4.2 HEAT RESISTANCE TEST 4.3 CONTACT HEAT 4.4 RADIANT HEAT 4.5 FLAME RESISTANCE 4.6 DETERMINATION OF RESISTANCE OF UPPER TO CUTTING 4.7 RIGIDITY OF TOE 4.8 ZIPPER 4.9 EYELET AND STUDSECTION 5 - MARKING 5.1 BASIC MARKING 5.2 ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONAPPENDIX A - EXAMPLE GUIDELINES AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR PERFORMING A RISK ASSESSMENT

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    Specifies test methods and minimum performance requirements for three (3) types of footwear for firefighters. Selection of the type of footwear for firefighters should be made following a comprehensive risk assessment. Guidelines on performing a risk assessment are given in Appendix A.

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    This Interim Standard specifies test methods and minimum performance requirements for three (3) types of footwear for firefighters.

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    Committee SF-049
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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    First published as AS/NZS 4821(Int):2001.
    Second edition AS/NZS 4821(Int):2002. First published as AS/NZS 4821(Int):2001. Second edition AS/NZS 4821(Int):2002.

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    AS/NZS 2210.2:2000 Occupational protective footwear Requirements and test methods
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