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Document ID (ISN)24493
CIS number 76-213
Year 1974
Convention or series no.
Title Industrial safety helmets
Original title Casques de protection pour l'industrie. [in French]
Bibliographic information Norme française enregistrée NF S 72-201, French Standards Association (Association française de normalisation), Tour Europe, 92080 Paris-la-Défense Cedex 7, France, Dec. 1974. 10p.
Abstract This standard is intended to specify the principal features of safety helmets used in industry (including building and civil engineering) and methods of compliance testing. It also lays down specifications which are generally optional, but are mandatory for certain uses. Contents: definitions; general specifications (materials, skull cap, harness, finishing); dimensions and mass; mechanical, physical and electrical characteristics (resistance to atmospheric agents; shock absorption; resistance to penetration, flame, lateral crushing, and very low temperatures; electrical insulation); testing; marking.
Descriptors (primary) safety helmets; France
Descriptors (secondary) strength of materials; penetration resistance; shock absorption; fire resistance; standard; compressive strength; marking; design of equipment; equipment testing; resistivity
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Head protection