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This standard specifies test methods and minimum performance requirements for reflective protective clothing used in specialised fire-fighting. This clothing provides protection against flame lick and intense radiant heat and is worn for short periods only, to enable the fire-fighter to enter specific high-risk fire-fighting and fire rescue situations which also require the use of breathing apparatus and head, hand and foot protection. This standard only covers protective clothing that relies upon the ability of the outer material to reflect intense radiant heat. Subject to a risk assessment, this type of reflective clothing may also be used for industrial applications involving high levels of radiant heat. The reflective clothing specified in this standard is not covered in EN 469. Subject to a risk assessment, non-reflective protective clothing as specified in EN 469 may also be used for specialised fire-fighting applications in conjunction with appropriate head, hand, foot and respiratory protection. This Standard does not consider requirements for the protection of head - including face - hands and feet other than specified in paragraphs 4.2 and 4.3 of this Standard. Any other requirements specific to the protection of head - including face - hands and feet required by the user should be determined by a risk assessment and specified.
|Nederlandse titel||Beschermende kleding voor brandweerlieden - Beproevingsmethoden en eisen voor reflecterende kleding voor gespecialiseerde brandbestrijding|
|Engelse titel||Protective clothing for fire-fighters - Test methods and requirements for reflective clothing for specialized fire-fighting|
|Vervangen door||Normatieve verwijzingen||