INDIAN STANDARD CODE OF PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT PPE

HEAD:-

head protection is code

  • IS 2745 : 1983 – Specification for non-metal helmet for firemen and civil defence personnel.
  • IS 2925 : 1984 – Specification Industrial safety helmet.
  • IS 4151 : 1993 – Specification for protective helmets for scooter and motor cycle riders.

BODY:-

body proction is code

    • IS 3521 : 1999 – Industrial safety belt and harness.
    • IS 4501 : 1981 – Specification for aprons.
    • IS 6153 : 1971 – Protective leather clothing.
    • IS 7352 : 1974 – X-ray lead protective aprons.
    • IS 8519 : 1977 – Guide foe selection industrial safety equipment for body.
    • IS 8990 : 1978 – Code of practice for care and maintenance of industrial safety clothing.




EAR:-

ear proction

  • IS 6229 : 1980 – Methods for measurement of real ear protection of hearing protectors and physical attenuation of ear muffs.
  • IS 8520 : 1977 – Guide for selection of industrial safety equipment for eye, face and ear protection.
  • IS 9167 : 1779 – Specification for ear protectors.

EYE AND FACE:-

face shield is code

  • IS 1179 : 1967 – Equipment for eye and face protection during welding.
  • IS 5983 : 1980 – Eye protector.
  • IS 7524 : 1980 – Method of test for eye protectors :-non optical tests. (part -1)
  • IS 2521 : 1977 – Industrial safety face shield with plastic visor (part – 1)
  • IS 2521 : 1994 – Industrial safety face shield with wire mesh visor (part – 2)
  • IS 8940 : 1978 –  Code of practice for maintenance and care of industrial safety equipment for eyes and face protection.
  • IS 9973 : 1981 – Specification for visor for scooter helmets.
  • IS 9995 : 1981 – Specification for visor for non-metal police and firemen helmets.
  • IS 14352 : 1996 – Miners safety goggles – Specification.

FEET AND LEG:-

safety shoes is code

    • IS 1989 : 1986 – Specification for leather safety boots and shoes – for miners (part – 1).
    • IS 1989 : 1986 – Specification for leather safety boots and shoes -for heavy metal industries (part – 2)
    • IS 3737 : 1966 – Leather safety boots for workers in heavy metal industries.
    • IS 3738 : 1998 – Rubber boots – Specification.
    • IS 3976 : 2003 – Protective rubber canvas boots for miners – Specification.
    • IS 4128 : 1980 – Specification for fireman leather boots.
    • IS 5557 : 1999 – Safety rubber boots.
    • IS 5852 : 1996 – Steel toe safety shoes.
    • IS 6519 : 1971 – Code of practice for selection, care and repair of safety foot wear.




  • IS 7329 : 1974 – Metal last for safety rubber canvas ankle boots.
  • IS 10348 : 1982 – Safety footwear for steel plant.
  • IS 10665 : 1982 – Safety rubber ankle boots for miners.
  • IS 10667 : 1983 – Guide for selection for industrial safety equipment for protection of foot and leg.
  • IS 11225 : 1985 – Leather safety shoes for women workers in mines and steel plants.
  • IS 11226 : 1993 – Leather safety foot wear having direct moulded rubber sole –Specification.
  • IS 11264 : 1985 – Code of practice for manufacture of safety rubber footwear for miners.
  • IS 13295 : 1992 – Code of practice for manufacture of leather safety boots and shoes for workers in mines and &ea,% metal industry.
  • IS 14544 : 1998 – Leather safety footwear wit& direct moulded PVC soles – Specification.
  • IS 15298 : 2002 – Safety, protective and occupational footwear for professional use -Specification for safety footwear.

HANDS:-

hand gloves is code

  • IS 2573 : 1986 – Specification for leather, gauntlets and mittens.
  • IS 4770 : 1991 – Rubber Gloves – electrical purposes – specification.
  • IS 6994 : 1973 – Specification for safety gloves –leather and cotton gloves (part – 1).
  • IS 8807 : 1978 – Guide for selection of industrial safety equipment for protection of arms and hands.

 

RESPIRATORY:-

respiratory ppe is code

  • IS 8318 : 1977 – Colour identification markings for air purifying canisters and cartridges.
  • IS 8347 : 1977 – Glossary of terms relating to respiratory protective devices.
  • IS 8522 : 1977 – Respirators chemical cartridge.
  • IS 8523 : 1977 – Respirators canister type gas masks.
  • IS 9473 : 2002 – Respiratory protective devices -filtering half masks to protect against particles – specification.
  • IS 9563 : 1980 – Carbon monoxide filter self rescuers.
  • IS 9623 : 1980 – Recommendations for t&e selection use and maintenance orespiratory protective devices.
  • IS 10245 : Part 1 to 46 – Breathing apparatus.
  • IS 15322 : 2003 – Particle filters used in respiratory protective equipment –Specification.
  • IS 15323 : 2003 – Gas filters and combined filters used in respiratory protective equipment -Specification.

4 thoughts on “INDIAN STANDARD CODE OF PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT PPE”

  1. Dear Sir

    I’m Sr. Safety Officer of Upper Trishuli-1 Hydroelectric Power Project (216MW) Rasuwa Nepal. We need some Standard PPES for our workers. Can you send recommendations or quotations of PPEs ASAP.

    Thank you.

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