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New Protective Equipment Standards for the 3rd Quarter 2014

Kyle Bach

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


  • ASTM F803, 2014 Edition, Standard Specification for Eye Protectors for Selected Sports
  • ASTM F1670, 2008 Edition Reapproved in 2014 with an Editorial Correction, Standard Test Method for Resistance of Materials Used in Protective Clothing to Penetration by Synthetic Blood
  • ASTM F1776, 2014 Edition, Standard Specification for Eye Protective Devices for Paintball Sports
  • ASTM F2681, 2008 Edition Reapproved in 2014, Standard Specification for Body Protectors Used in Equine Racing
  • BS 3783, Withdrawn without replacement, Specification for X-ray lead-rubber protective aprons for personal use
  • BS 8478, Withdrawn and replaced by BS EN 12021, Respiratory protective devices. Breathing gases for diving and hyperbaric applications. Requirements and test methods
  • BS 2606, Withdrawn without replacement, Specification for X-ray protective gloves for medical diagnostic purposes up to 150 kV peak
  • BS EN 469, 2014 Edition, Protective clothing for firefighters. Performance requirements for protective clothing for firefighting
  • BS EN 12021, 2014 Edition, Respiratory equipment. Compressed gases for breathing apparatus
  • BS EN ISO 12311, Corrigendum 1 for the 2013 Edition, Personal protective equipment. Test methods for sunglasses and related eyewear
  • BS EN ISO 20345, Corrigendum 1 for the 2011 Edition, Personal protective equipment. Safety footwear
  • BS EN ISO 20346, 2014 Edition, Personal protective equipment. Protective footwear
  • BS EN ISO 20347, Corrigendum 1 for the 2012 Edition, Personal protective equipment. Occupational footwear
  • DIN EN 250, 2014 Edition, Respiratory equipment – Open-circuit self-contained compressed air diving apparatus – Requirements, testing and marking
  • ISO 12311, 1st Edition Reprint, Personal protective equipment – Test methods for sunglasses and related eyewear


For more standards like these, please see our Document Center List of Standards on Protective Equipment.  You’ll find links to the various sub-topics on this subject.

And you may want to also review my previous blogs: