BS EN 352-5:2020 - Hearing protectors. Safety requirements. Active noise reduction earmuffs

BS EN 352-5:2020

Hearing protectors. Safety requirements. Active noise reduction earmuffs

Status : Current   Published : December 2020



This document is applicable to active noise reduction (ANR) earmuffs. It specifies requirements on construction, design, performance, marking and user information related to the inclusion of the active noise reduction facility.

Active noise reduction earmuffs are designed to provide additional attenuation of external sounds by means of a noise cancellation circuit. This additional attenuation is usually provided at low and mid frequencies. They may be selected for use in low frequency dominated high noise environments.

Standard NumberBS EN 352-5:2020
TitleHearing protectors. Safety requirements. Active noise reduction earmuffs
Publication Date01 December 2020
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 352-3:2020, EN 352-1:2020, EN 13819-3:2019
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 13819-1, EN 458, EN 13819-2
ReplacesBS EN 352-5:2002
International RelationshipsEN 352-5:2020
Draft Superseded By21/30359244 DC
DescriptorsNoise control devices, Electronic equipment and components, Noise control (acoustic), Ear protectors, Protective clothing, Ear muffs, Occupational safety, Noise control (acousic), Safety measures
Title in FrenchProtecteurs individuels contre le bruit. Exigences de sécurité et essais Serre-tête à atténuation active du bruit
Title in GermanGehörschützer. Sicherheitstechnische Anforderungen und Prüfungen Kapselgehörschützer mit aktiver Geräuschkompensation
ISBN978 0 580 98228 6
File Size644 KB

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