What is EN 407
What are the different standards and regulations for protective gloves?
In the workplace, hands are exposed to multiple dangers depending on the sector of activity. Therefore, adapted personal protective equipment is necessary to reduce the risks as much as possible. To make the right choice of hand protection gloves, it is important to identify the risks involved.
WHAT IS EN 407
The EN 407 standard specifies and frames a set of tests that define the performance levels relating to thermal resistance. According to these tests, EN 407 imposes a specific marking on protective gloves that provides clear and specific information on the level of protection expected by the user.