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Table 1 Various standards for the specification of fire-fighters protective clothing

From: Recent trends and future scope in the protection and comfort of fire-fighters’ personal protective clothing

Standard Purpose
ISO/TR 2801:2007 (AS/NZS 2801:2008) Clothing for protection against heat and flame.General recommendations for selection, care and use of protective clothing.
ISO 11613:1999 Structural fire-fighting (Protective clothing for fire-fighters-Laboratory test methods and performance requirements).
ISO 16073:2011 Wild-land fire-fighting (Personal protective equipment-Requirements and test Methods).
ISO 15384:2003 Protective clothing for fire-fighters-Laboratory test methods and performance requirements for wild-land fire-fighting clothing.
TC 94/SC 13/WG2 Protective clothing against heat and flame.
TC 94/SC 14 Fire-fighters personal equipment.
CEN/TR 14560:2003 Guidelines for selection, use, care and maintenance of protective clothing against heat and flame.
NFPA 1851 Standard on selection, care, and maintenance of protective ensembles for structural fire-fighting and proximity fire-fighting.
NFPA 1855 Standard for selection, care, and maintenance of protective ensembles for technical rescue incidents.
NFPA 1951 Standard on protective ensembles for technical rescue incidents.
NFPA 1971 Standard on protective ensembles for structural fire-fighting and proximity fire-fighting.
NFPA 1976 Standard on protective ensemble for proximity fire-fighting.
NFPA 2112 Standard on flame-resistant garments for protection of industrial personnel against flash fire.
NFPA 2113 Standard on selection, care, use, and maintenance of flame-resistant garments for protection of industrial personnel against short-duration thermal exposures.
AS/NZS 4967:2009 Protective clothing for fire-fighters-Requirements and test methods for protective clothing used for structural fire-fighting.
  1. TC: Technical Committee, SC: Sub-Committee, WG: Working Groups, TR: Standardised document for information and transfer of knowledge, CEN: European Committee for Standardization, NFPA: National Fire Protection Association, ISO: International Standards Organisation, AS/NZS: The Joint Australian/New Zealand Standard.