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Document ID (ISN)27258
CIS number 77-1104
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Title Industrial safety helmets.
Original title Casques de protection pour l'industrie. [in French]
Bibliographic information International Standard ISO 3873-1977 (E), International Organization for Standardization, Case postale 56, 1211 Genève 20, Switzerland, 1 Mar. 1977. 8p. Illus. Price: SF.18.00.
Abstract This international standard specifies physical and performance requirements, methods of test and marking requirements for industrial safety helmets. Definitions are followed by sections devoted to: physical requirements (materials; general construction; shell; vertical and horizontal clearance; wearing height; mass); performance requirements (mandatory: shock absorption; resistance to penetration; flame resistance; optional: low temperature tests; electrical insulation; lateral rigidity); test requirements (samples; test conditions; headforms; verification of clearances and wearing height; shock absorption; penetration; flammability; electrical insulation; lateral rigidity); and marking.
Descriptors (primary) safety helmets; ISO
Descriptors (secondary) strength of materials; standard; equipment testing; marking
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Head protection