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New Head Protective Equipment Standards for the 3rd Quarter 2013

Kyle Bach

Document Center Inc. is pleased to announce that the following New Standards on Head Protective Equipment are now available:


  • BS 8497-1, Withdrawn and Replaced by BS ISO 12609-1, Eyewear for protection against intense light sources used on humans and animals for cosmetic and medical applications. Specification for products
  • BS 8497-2, Withdrawn and Replaced by BS ISO 12609-2, Eyewear for protection against intense light sources used on humans and animals for cosmetic and medical applications. Guidance on use
  • BS EN 1836, Withdrawn and Replaced by BS EN ISO 12311 and BS EN ISO 12312-1, Personal eye-equipment. Sunglasses and sunglare filters for general use and filters for direct observation of the sun
  • BS EN ISO 12311, 2013 Edition, Personal protective equipment. Test methods for sunglasses and related eyewear
  • BS EN ISO 12312-1, 2013 Edition with Corrigendum 1, Eye and face protection. Sunglasses and related eyewear. Sunglasses for general use
  • BS ISO 12609-1, 2013 Edition, Eyewear for protection against intense light sources used on humans and animals for cosmetic and medical applications. Specification for products
  • BS ISO 12609-2, 2013 Edition, Eyewear for protection against intense light sources used on humans and animals for cosmetic and medical applications. Guidance for use
  • ISO 12311, 1st Edition, Personal protective equipment – Test methods for sunglasses and related eyewear
  • ISO 12312-1, 1st Edition, Eye and face protection – Sunglasses and related eyewear – Part 1: Sunglasses for general use
  • ISO 12609-1, 1st Edition, Eyewear for protection against intense light sources used on humans and animals for cosmetic and medical applications – Part 1: Specification for products
  • ISO 12609-2, 1st Edition, Eyewear for protection against intense light sources used on humans and animals for cosmetic and medical applications – Part 2: Guidance for use




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