"Standard Test Methods for Foot Protection"
These test methods contain requirements to evaluate the performance of footwear for the following: Impact resistance for the toe area of footwear (I); Compression resistance for the toe area of footwear (C); Metatarsal protection that reduces the chance of injury to the metatarsal bones at the top of the foot (Mt); Conductive properties which reduce hazards that may result from static electricity buildup, and reduce the possibility of ignition of explosives and volatile chemicals (Cd); Electric hazard to protect the wearer when accidentally stepping on live wires (EH); Static dissipative properties to reduce hazards that result in a build up of static charge where there is an underlying risk of accidental contact with live electrical circuits (SD); Puncture resistance footwear devices (PR).
A definitive procedure that produces a test result: Examples of test methods include, but are not limited to: identification, measurement, and evaluation of one or more qualities, characteristics, or properties. A precision and bias statement shall be reported at the end of a test method.
All equipment and/or accessories (whether or not detachable) designed and manufactured specifically to protect the foot and/or the leg and to provide anti-slip protection. This category includes protection against static electricity, risk of explosion, falling or rolling objects, crushing or penetrating, protection from exposure to hot substances and/or corrosive or poisonous materials
- Electrical protective footwear
- Footwear, general
- Physical protective footwear
47-2000 Construction Trades Workers
- 47-2011 Boilermakers
- 47-2021 Brickmasons and Blockmasons
- 47-2022 Stonemasons
- 47-2030 Carpenters
- 47-2110 Electricians
By agreement between the purchaser and the supplier, or as required by established safety standards, these test methods can be used to determine any one, or all of the following: (1) impact resistance (I), (2) compression resistance (C), (3) metatarsal impact resistance (Mt), (4) resistance to electrical conductivity (Cd), (5) resistance to electric hazard (EH), (6) static dissipative performance (SD), and (7) puncture resistance (PR). Please see the full standard for complete details.
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ANSI/ISEA Z87.1-2015 , ASTM F2412 - 18a , ASTM F1446 - 15b , ANSI/AAMI PB70 , ASTM F1342 / F1342M - 05(2013)e1 , ASTM F1359 / F1359M - 16a , ASTM F1670 / F1670M - 17a , ASTM F1671 / F1671M - 13 , ASTM F1790 / F1790M - 15 , ASTM F2588 - 12 , ASTM F739 - 12e1 , ASTM F903 - 18 , ASTM F1862 / F1862M - 17 , ASTM F2100 - 11(2018) , ASTM F2101 - 14 , ASTM F2299 / F2299M - 03(2017) , ANSI/AAMI PB70 - Class 4 , ANSI/AAMI PB70 - Class 3
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- Page last updated: November 20, 2015
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