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EU – Publication of Updated List of Standards Harmonised under Personal Protective Equipment Directive
Vol. 881 | December 23, 2015
The updated list of standards harmonised under the Personal Protective Equipment Directive (89/686/EEC) has been published in the EU’s Official Journal. The harmonised standards can demonstrate presumption of conformity with the essential or other requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive.
Standards added for:
Guided type fall arresters including an anchor line – EN 353-1:2014
Sunglasses and related eyewear – EN ISO 12312-2:2015
Firefighters helmets for technical rescue – EN 16473:2014
Standards updated for:
Accessory cord for mountaineering – EN 564:2014
Anchor devices for personal fall protection – EN 795:2012
Protective clothing for use in welding and allied processes – EN ISO 11611:2015
Clothing to protect against heat and flame – EN ISO 11612:2015
Protective gloves for motorcycle riders – EN13594:2015
Clothing to protect against flame – EN ISO 14116:2015