PD ISO/TR 2801:2007

PD ISO/TR 2801:2007

Clothing for protection against heat and flame. General recommendations for selection, care and use of protective clothing

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : June 2007



The information in this technical report, PD ISO/TR 2801:2007, has been produced to assist employers (or people who advise employers) in making the necessary decisions regarding the selection, use, care and maintenance of protective clothing, for employees exposed to risks related to heat and flame (e.g. welding, firefighting).

This technical report highlights the main areas that an employer needs to consider. Most paragraphs of this Technical Report contain bullet-lists. These lists are provided to give guidance only and are not exhaustive.

ISO/TR 2801 cancels and replaces ISO 2801:1998, which has been technically revised. ISO/TR 2801 is based on CEN/TR 14560:2003.


1  Scope
2  Terms and definitions
3  Selection
3.1  General
3.2  Risk assessment
3.3  Defining the level of protection required for each activity from the protective clothing
3.4  Collecting information on available protective clothing
3.5  Wearer trials
3.6  Additional testing
3.7  Other considerations
4  Use
4.1  General
4.2  Training
4.3  Introducing protective clothing into service
4.4  Record keeping
4.5  Routine examination
4.6  In-service evaluation and monitoring
5  Care
5.1  General
5.2  Cleaning
5.3  Decontamination
5.4  Storage
6  Maintenance
6.1  General
6.2  Inspection
6.3  Repairs and alterations
6.4  Disposal
Annex A (informative) ISO standards and their performance levels relating to clothing designed to provide protection from heat and flame
Annex B (informative) Risk assessment
Annex C (informative) Examples of relationship between type of heat/flame hazard and clothing to be chosen for protection
Annex D (informative) Guidance on some of the items that may be addressed in labelling, subject to the required use of garments

Standard NumberPD ISO/TR 2801:2007
TitleClothing for protection against heat and flame. General recommendations for selection, care and use of protective clothing
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date29 June 2007
Confirm Date03 August 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 3758, ISO 9151, ISO 9150, ISO 9185, ISO 14116, ISO 11611, ISO 12127, ISO 13506, ISO 15025, 89/656/EEC, ISO 14460, ISO 13688, 89/686/EEC, EN 469,

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