BS EN 343:2019 Protective clothing. Protection against rain

BS EN 343:2019

Protective clothing. Protection against rain

Status : Current   Published : March 2019



What is this standard about?

This document specifies requirements and test methods for the performance of materials and readymade garments for protection against the effects of precipitation (e.g. rain, snowflakes), fog and ground humidity. Garments for protection against other effects than precipitation (e.g. water splashes, waves) are excluded from this standard. The protective effects and requirements of footwear, gloves and separate headwear are excluded from the scope of this document.

Standard NumberBS EN 343:2019
TitleProtective clothing. Protection against rain
Publication Date26 March 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 20811:1992, EN ISO 13938-1:1999, EN ISO 7854:1997, ISO 12947-2:2016, ISO 13938-2:1999, ISO 13935-2:2014, ISO 1421:2016, ISO 1817:2015, ISO 7854:1995 (R10), ISO 13934-1:2013, ISO 12947-1:1998, ISO 7000:2014, EN ISO 13935-2:2014, EN ISO 11092:2014, ISO 11092:2014, ISO 13688:2013, EN 388:2016, EN 14360:2004, EN ISO 13934-1:2013, ISO 13938-1:1999, EN ISO 1421 (ISO 1421:2016) AS, EN ISO 12947-1 (ISO 12947-1:1998 AS), EN ISO 4674-1 (ISO 4674-1:2016) AS, EN ISO 12947-2 (ISO 12947-2:2016) AS, EN ISO 13688:2013, ISO 4674-1:2016, EN 530:2010, EN ISO 13938-2:1999
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 342:2017, EN 14058:2017, EN ISO 6330, ISO 6330, ISO 5085-1, ISO 15797, EN ISO 15797, EN ISO 30023, ISO 30023
ReplacesBS EN 343:2003+A1:2007
International RelationshipsEN 343:2019
Draft Superseded By17/30354654 DC
DescriptorsWaterproof materials, Tensile strength, Occupational safety, Performance, Performance testing, Dimensional changes, Protective clothing, Water-vapour tests, Chemical-resistance tests, Rainfall, Climatic protection, Weather resistance, Grades (quality), Water-resistance tests
Title in FrenchHabillement de protection. Protection contre la pluie
Title in GermanSchutzkleidung. Schutz gegen Regen
ISBN978 0 580 97066 5
File Size768 KB

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