BS EN 443:1997 - Helmets for firefighters – BSI British Standards

BS EN 443:1997

Helmets for firefighters

Status : Revised, Withdrawn   Published : December 1997 Replaced By : BS EN 443:2008

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This European Standard specifies the principal characteristics required for a helmet for firefighters with regard to the level of protection, comfort and durability.

It allows options to take account of particular national requirements.

ISBN 0 580 28802 1

Standard NumberBS EN 443:1997
TitleHelmets for firefighters
StatusRevised, Withdrawn
Publication Date15 December 1997
Withdrawn Date31 March 2008
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS EN 443:2008
ReplacesBS 3864:1989, PAS 021:1997
International RelationshipsEN 443:1997
Draft Superseded By91/37756 DC
DescriptorsFiremens helmets, Industrial safety helmets, Helmets (protective), Headwear, Protective clothing, Adjustment, Field of vision, Performance, Rigidity, Fire resistance, Thermal resistance, Electrical insulation, Strength of materials, Impact testing, Penetration tests, Mechanical testing, Compression testing, Fire tests, Thermal testing, Electrical testing, Artificial ageing tests, Ultraviolet radiation, Test equipment, Testing conditions, Marking, Instructions for use
Title in FrenchCasques de sapeurs pompiers
Title in GermanFeuerwehrhelme
ISBN0 580 28802 1
File Size287 KB

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