BS 5426:1987 - Specification for workwear and career wear

BS 5426:1987

Specification for workwear and career wear

Status : Revised, Superseded, Withdrawn   Published : November 1987 Replaced By : BS 5426:1993, BS EN 510:1993

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Specifies materials, standards of manufacture, sizing and marking requirements for workwear for general industrial, public sector and hospital use, for machinery attendants' coveralls and for a light weight two piece working rig. Appendix includes a method of measuring garments.

Standard NumberBS 5426:1987
TitleSpecification for workwear and career wear
StatusRevised, Superseded, Withdrawn
Publication Date30 November 1987
Withdrawn Date15 March 1993
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 5426:1993, BS EN 510:1993
ReplacesBS 5426:1976
DescriptorsLadies clothing, Test specimens, Trousers, Design, Industrial overalls, Uniforms, Hospital equipment, Gowns (protective), Clothing sizes, Dresses, Dimensions, Seams, Public enterprises, Specimen preparation, Fasteners (clothing), Coats, Strength of materials, Thread (textiles), Clothing, Stitches, Textile making-up processes, Slacks, Sewing, Colour fastness, Lightweight clothing, Protective clothing, Protective suits, Marking, Jackets, Mens clothing, Dimensional measurement
Title in FrenchVêtements de travail. Spécifications
Title in GermanBerufsbekleidung und Arbeitsanzuege
ISBN0 580 15732 6
File Size1.156 MB
NotesThis Standard has been approved by the Health and Safety Commission, with the consent of the Secretary of State, under Section 16 of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974.

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