Supplemental Information for European Safety Shoes Testing: EN ISO 20344:2011

EN ISO 20344:2011 Basic Requirements (SB)

Test Item

Clause

Classification

I

II

A. Design

1. Height of upper

5.2.1

X

X

2. Seat region

5.2.2

 

 

Design A

 

 

X

B, C, D, E

 

X

X

B. Whole Footwear

1. Sole performance:

5.3.1

 

 

Construction

5.3.1.1

X

 

Upper/outsole bond strength

5.3.1.2

X

 

2. Toe protection

5.3.2

 

 

General

5.3.2.1

X

X

Internal length of toecap

5.3.2.2

X

X

Impact resistance

5.3.2.3

X

X

Compression resistance

5.3.2.4

X

X

Behaviour of toecaps

5.3.2.5

X

X

Metal toecap: corrosion resistance of

5.3.2.5.1

 

 

Non-metal toecap conditioning treatments + impact

5.3.2.5.2

 

 

3.  Leakproofness

5.3.3

 

X

4. Specific ergonomic features

5.3.4

X

X

5. Slip resistance

Annex A

 

 

Slip resistance on ceramic tile floor with SLS SRA

Clause A.2

X

X

Slip resistance on steel floor with glycerol SRB

Clause A.3

X

X

Slip resistance on ceramic tile floor with SLS and on steel floor with glycerol SRC

 

Clause A.4

X

X

C. Upper

1.  General

5.4.1

X

X

2.  Thickness

5.4.2

 

X

3.  Tear strength

5.4.3

X

 

4.  Tensile properties

5.4.4

X

X

5.  Flexing resistance

5.4.5

 

X

6.  Water vapor permeability and coefficient

5.4.6

X

 

7.  Hydrolysis

5.4.9

 

X

DCollar/Collar Lining

1.  Tear strength

 

X

 

2.  Abrasion resistance

 

X

 

EVamp lining/Quarter lining

1.  Tear strength

5.5.1

X

 

2.  Abrasion resistance

5.5.2

X

 

3.  Water vapour permeability and coefficient

5.5.3

X

 

FTongue

1.  Tear strength

5.6.1

O

 

GInsole/Insock

1.  Thickness of insole

5.7.1

X

 

2.  Water absorption and desorption

5.7.3

X

 

3.  Abrasion resistance

5.7.4

X

 

HOutsole

1.  Tear strength

5.8.2

X

X

2.  Abrasion resistance

5.8.3

X

X

3.  Rigidity test+ Flexing resistance

5.8.4

X

X

4.  Hydrolysis

5.8.5

X

X

5.  Interlayer bond strength

5.8.6

O

O

6.  Cleated area

6.4.1

X

X

7.  Cleat height

6.4.2

X

X

8.  Thickness of outsole

6.4.3

X

X

I. Chemical Tests (Upper, linings, tongue, collar, insock, etc. textile and leather materials)

1.  pH Value (leather only)

 

X

 

2.  Chromium VI (leather only)

 

X

 

3.  AZO

 

X

 

4.  PCP (leather, natural materials only)

 

X

 

Remarks:

X = The standards must be compiled, but certain requirements only apply to certain materials.
O = This specific component must meet the related requirements of the standards.

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