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Standard NumberRegulations/Requirements/Standards
15 CFR Part 287Guidance on Federal Conformity Assessment
29 CFROSHA Regulation Standards
29 CFR Part 1910.132Personal Protective Equipment General requirements
29 CFR Part 1910.134Personal Protective Equipment Respiratory Protection
29 CFR Part 1928Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Agriculture
30 CFR 46Training and Retraining of Miners Engaged in Shell Dredging or Employed at Sand, Gravel, Surface Stone, Surface Clay, Colloidal Phosphate, or Surface Limestone Mines
30 CFR Part 62Occupational Noise Exposure
30 CFR Part 70Mandatory Health Standards - Underground Coal Mines
30 CFR Part 74Coal Mine Dust Personal Sampler Units
30 CFR 75.1714Availability of approved self-rescue devices; instruction in use and location
30 CFR Part 90Mandatory Health Standards - Coal Miners Who Have Evidence of the Development of Pneumoconiosis
40 CFR Part 171Certification of Pesticide Applicators
42 CFR Part 84Approval of Respiratory Protective Devices
AAMI PB70:2012Liquid barrier performance and classification of protective apparel and drapes intended for use in health care facilities
AATCC StandardsAmerican Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists
ANSIAmerican National Standards Institute
ANSI/ASA S3.2-2009Method for measuring the Intelligibility of Speech over Communication Systems
ANSI/ASA S3.6-2010Specification for Audiometers
ANSI/ASA S3.21-2004 (R2009)Methods for Manual Pure-Tone Threshold Audiometry
ANSI/ASA S12.13 TR-2002 (R2010)ANSI Technical Report - Evaluating the Effectiveness of Hearing Conservation Programs through Audiometric Data Base Analysis
ANSI/ASA S12.6-2008Methods for Measuring the Real-Ear Attenuation of Hearing Protectors
ANSI/ASSE Z359.1-2007Safety Requirements for Personal Fall Arrest Systems, Subsystems and Components
ANSI/ISEA Z87.1-2010American National Standard for Occupational and Educational Eye and Face Protection Devices
ANSI/AIHA Z88.10-2010Respirator Fit testing methods
ANSI/AIHA/ASSE Z88. Respirator Package
ANSI/ASSE A1264.2-2001American National Standard - Standard for the Provision of Slip Resistance on Walking/Working Surfaces
ANSI/ISEA 105-2011American National Standard for Hand Protection Selection Criteria
ASTMASTM International Standards Worldwide
ASTM E56Committee E56 on Nanotechnology
ASTM E2720 - 10Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Effectiveness of Decontamination Procedures for Air-Permeable Materials when Challenged with Biological Aerosols Containing Human Pathogenic Viruses
ASTM F23Committee F23 on Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment
ASTM F23.20F23.20 on Physical
ASTM F23.60F23.60 on Human Factors
ASTM F2101-07Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Bacterial Filtration Efficiency (BFE) of Medical Face Mask Materials, Using a Biological Aerosol of Staphylococcus aureus
ASTM F1868-12Standard Test Method for Thermal and Evaporative Resistance of Clothing Materials Using a Sweating Hot Plate
ASTM F2588-12Standard Test Method for Man-In-Simulant Test (MIST) for Protective Ensembles
ASTM F2668-07 (2011)Standard Practice for Determining the Physiological Responses of the Wearer to Protective Clothing Ensembles
ASTM F739-12Standard Test Method for Permeation of Liquids and Gases through Protective Clothing Materials under Conditions of Continuous Contact
CAN/CSA Z259.10-12Full Body Harnesses
CDC GuidelinesCDC Home page
CDC Emergency Preparedness and ResponsePreparedness for All Hazards
DIN EN 14404 PSAKnee Protectors for Work in the Kneeling Position
Field Manual 3-11.22Weapons of Mass Destruction - Civil Support Team Operations
IEC 61508Functional Safety
IEEE 1451.2Data Acquisition Applications
ISO/IEC 17025:2005General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
ISO TC94Personal safety - Protective clothing and equipment
ISO TC 94 SC 1Head protection
ISO TC 94 SC 3Foot protection
ISO TC 94 SC 4Personal equipment for protection against falls
ISO TC94 SC 6 WG1/WG4Eye and face protection
ISO TC 94 SC 12Hearing protection
ISO TC 94 SC 13Protective clothing
ISO TC94 SC15 WG1 PG5Respiratory protective devices
ISO 6529:2013Protective clothing - Protection against chemicals - Determination of resistance of protective clothing materials to permeation by liquids and gases
MINER ActMine Improvement and New Emergency Response Act of 2006
MUTCDManual on Uniform traffic Control devices
NHTSANational Highway Traffic Safety Administration
New Standards for CCERNIOSH Issues New Rules for Testing, Certifying Closed-Circuit Escape Respirators
NFPA 1951Standard on Protective Ensemble for USAR Operations
NFPA 1971Standard on Protective Ensemble For Structural Fire Fighting
NFPA 1972Standard on Helmets for Structural Fire Fighting
NFPA 1976Standard on Protective Ensemble for Proximity Fire Fighting, 2000 Edition
NFPA 1977Standard on Protective Clothing and Equipment For Wildland Fire Fighting
NFPA 1981Standard on Open-Circuit Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus for Fire and Emergency Services
NFPA 1992Standard on Liquid Splash-Protective Ensembles and Clothing for Hazardous Materials Emergencies
NFPA 1994Standard on Protective Ensembles for Chemical/Biological Terrorism Incidents
NFPA 1999Standard on Protective Clothing for Emergency Medical Operations, 2013 Edition
NFPA ESE TC 1982Standard on Personal Alert Safety Systems (PASS), 1998 Edition
NIOSH 1998 noise criteria documentOccupational Noise Exposure
OSHA StandardsOccupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA Standard 1910.134Respiratory Protection
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