Technical Information

See below details on relevant standards applicable to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and understanding markings. For more detailed information please refer to Personal Protective Equipment at Work Standards 1992 and the Personal Protective Equipment Directive 89/686/EEC. Copies of Certification on all Yansport products are available on request.
The CE Marking in the garment shows the product has been type examined in accordance with the Personal Protective Equipment Directive 89/686/EEC.
EN ISO 11612 Protective Clothing against Heat and Flame. This standard supersedes EN531, but please note that the garments have an EN531 certification remain valid. The standard specifies the performance requirements for garments which protect the body from heat and flame. Letter A represents Limited Flame Spread, Letter B represents Convective Heat, Letter C represents Radiant Heat, Letter D represents Moulton Aluminium Splash, Letter E represents Moulton Iron Splash.

EN ISO 11611 Protective Clothing for use in welding and allied processes. The protective clothing is intended for use
against small splashes of moulton material and short contact time with flame.

EN 1149 Electrostatic Properties of Protective Clothing.
EN 471 High Visability Warming Clothing. X: The surface of flourescent and retro-reflective material (3 levels) Y: The performance of the retro-reflective material (2 levels).
EN61482-1-2: Protective Clothing against the thermal hazards of an electric arc (IEC 61482-2). Class 1 Protection against electric arc 4kA. Class 2 Protection against electric arc 7kA.