DIN Standards Committee Personal Protective Equipment
Ergonomics - Ergonomics of PPE ensembles
This standard can be used to compare the ergonomic performance of different ensembles as part of any PPE selection process. This standard does not replace the product standards for the certification of individual items of PPE. It It specifies the testing of individual items of PPE as an ensemble, so that the interaction between the individual items of PPE can be evaluated and any adverse interactions between the individual items of PPE can be identified.It specifies requirements for testing by either assessing the performance of a PPE ensemble against a benchmark condition (i.e. benchmark testing) or assessing the performance of two or more PPE ensembles against each other (i.e. comparative testing).
Planned document number
DIN EN 00122261