prEN ISO 14876-2

Body armour - Part 2: Stab-resistant vests (ISO/DIS 14876-2:1996)

General information

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CEN/TC 162 Protective clothing including hand and arm protection and lifejackets

European Norm


This European Standard specifies the minimum requirements and test methods for body armour to be worn during orperations where there is a risk of stabbing nature. This European Standar specifes: a) A reproductible test that evaluates body armour's stabbing resistance which can be used by all parties involved with the manufacture and the use of bodys'armour; b) Protection levels based on minimum performance requirements. This European St. is limited to stabbing resistance only. It does not address bullet threats. A separate European St. specifying test methods and specification deals with bullet resistance.

Life cycle


prEN ISO 14876-2
40.60 Close of voting
Feb 26, 1997