Live working - Protective clothing against the thermal hazards of an electric arc - Part 2: Requirements
- relevant general properties of the textiles, tested with selected textile test methods, and
- arc thermal resistance properties, such as:
a) the arc rating of materials (ATPV or EBT50), when tested with an open electric arc under defined laboratory conditions according to IEC 61482-1-1, or
b) the arc protection class of materials and garments (Class 1 or Class 2), when tested with a directed and constrained electric arc under defined laboratory conditions according to IEC 61482-1-2.
Requirements of this standard do not address electric shock hazards. The present standard is applicable in combination with standards covering such hazards.
|Publication type||International Standard|
|TC/SC||TC 78 - Live workingrss|
|ICS||13.220.40 - Ignitability and burning behaviour of materials and products|
29.260.99 - Other electrical equipment for working in special conditions
|File size||1122 KB|
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