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Document ID (ISN)67622
CIS number 96-1879
ISBN(s) 3-89429-913-4
Year 1996
Convention or series no. Tb 67
Author(s)
Bundesanstalt für Arbeitsschutz
Title High-visibility clothing for workers and European regulations
Original title Warnkleidung für den beruflichen Bereich unter dem Gesichtspunkt europäischer Regelsetzung [in German]
Bibliographic information Wirtschaftsverlag NW, Verlag für neue Wissenschaft GmbH, Postfach 10 11 10, 27511 Bremerhaven, Germany, 1996. 75p. Illus. 17 ref. Price: DEM 19.50.
Abstract Proceedings of a conference on high-visibility clothing and European legislation held at Dortmund, Germany, on 19 Sep. 1995. Contents: visibility, perception and recognition of persons on roads and highways; provisions and basic concepts of standard DIN EN 471 on warning clothes; new conception of European harmonization and implications for legislation on equipment safety; comparisons of standards DIN 30 711 (parts 1 to 3) and DIN EN 471; certification of warning clothes; the law on equipment safety.
Descriptors (primary) protective clothing; optical signalling; reflective materials; visibility; work clothing
Descriptors (secondary) Europe; Germany; comment on standard; comment on law; conference
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Protective clothing
Ergonomics