FprEN 14404-5

Personal protective equipment - Knee protectors for work in the kneeling position - Part 5: Requirements for knee mats (type 3)

General information

50.20 Proof sent to secretariat or FDIS ballot initiated: 8 weeks   Mar 24, 2022

CEN

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

European Norm

13.340.50   Leg and foot protection

Scope

This document specifies requirements for knee protectors (knee mats (type 3)) and performance levels for use when working in a kneeling position in order to reduce injuries to the knees caused by continuous pressure and penetration. Requirements for the marking of knee mats and the information to be supplied by the manufacturer are given. Where protection against additional hazards is claimed, performance requirements from other standards are applicable.
This document does not apply to knee protectors that are medical devices or are intended for sports and motorcycles.

Life cycle

PREVIOUSLY

Revises
EN 14404:2004+A1:2010

NOW

IN_DEVELOPMENT
FprEN 14404-5
50.20 Proof sent to secretariat or FDIS ballot initiated: 8 weeks
Mar 24, 2022