BS EN 342:2017 - Protective clothing. Ensembles and garments for protection against cold

BS EN 342:2017

Protective clothing. Ensembles and garments for protection against cold

Status : Current   Published : December 2017
Conformity to regulation : Designated



This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for the performance of clothing ensembles (i.e. g two piece suits or coveralls) for protection against the effects of cold environments equal to or below ?5°C (see Annex C). These effects comprise not only low air temperatures but also humidity and air velocity. Requirements and test methods of garments for protection against cool environments are specified in EN 14058. The protective effects and requirements of footwear, gloves and separate head wear are excluded from the scope of this standard.

Standard NumberBS EN 342:2017
TitleProtective clothing. Ensembles and garments for protection against cold
Publication Date05 December 2017
Conformity to regulationDesignated
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN ISO 13688:2013, ISO 13688:2013, EN ISO 4674-1 (ISO 4674-1:2016) AS, ISO 13938-1:1999, ISO 9237:1995 (R05), ISO 11092:2014, ISO 13938-2:1999, ISO 15831:2004, EN ISO 11092:2014, ISO 4674-1:2016, EN ISO 9237:1995, EN ISO 13938-2:1999, EN 20811:1992, EN ISO 13938-1:1999, ISO 7000:2014, EN ISO 15831:2004, ISO 4675:2017
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 11079, ISO 30023, ISO 6330, EN 14058, EN ISO 15797, EN 343, EN ISO 30023, EN ISO 6330, ISO 3175, all parts, ISO 15797, EN 511, EN ISO 11079
ReplacesBS EN 342:2004
International RelationshipsEN 342:2017
Draft Superseded By16/30332885 DC
DescriptorsThermal insulation, Marking, Climatic protection, Air permeability, Weather resistance, Cold tests, Strength of materials, Clothing, Protective clothing, Cold-weather tests, Performance, Grades (quality), Thermal resistance, Labels, Classification systems, Low temperatures, Water-vapour tests
Title in FrenchHabillement de protection. Ensembles vestimentaires et vêtements de protection contre le froid
Title in GermanSchutzkleidung. Kleidungssysteme und Kleidungsstücke zum Schutz gegen Kälte
ISBN978 0 580 92269 5
File Size877 KB

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