ISO 20346:2021

Personal protective equipment — Protective footwear

Publication date:   Dec 17, 2021

General information

60.60 Standard published   Dec 17, 2021

ISO

ISO/TC 94/SC 3 Foot protection

International Standard

13.340.50   Leg and foot protection

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Scope

This document specifies basic and additional (optional) requirements for protective footwear used for general purpose. It includes, for example, mechanical risks, slip resistance, thermal risks, ergonomic behaviour. It includes, for example, mechanical risks, slip resistance, thermal risks, ergonomic behaviour. It also specifies requirements for protective footwear equipped with customized insocks, customized protective footwear or individual manufactured customized protective footwear. This standard does not cover the property of high visibility because of interaction with the clothing (e.g. trousers cover the footwear) and work area conditions (e.g. dirt, mud).
Special risks are covered by complementary job-related standards (e.g. footwear for firefighters, electrical insulating footwear, protection against chain saw injuries, protection against chemicals and molten metal splash, protection for motorcycle riders).

Life cycle

PREVIOUSLY

Revises
ISO 20346:2014

NOW

PUBLISHED
ISO 20346:2021
60.60 Standard published
Dec 17, 2021

CORRIGENDA / AMENDMENTS

Amended by
ISO 20346:2021/CD Amd 1