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Standard Number Regulations/Requirements/Standards
15 CFR Part 287 Guidance on Federal Conformity Assessment
29 CFR OSHA Regulation Standards
29 CFR Part 1910.132 Personal Protective Equipment General requirements
29 CFR Part 1910.134 Personal Protective Equipment Respiratory Protection
29 CFR Part 1928 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Agriculture
30 CFR 46 Training 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 62 Occupational Noise Exposure
30 CFR Part 70 Mandatory Health Standards - Underground Coal Mines
30 CFR Part 74 Coal Mine Dust Personal Sampler Units
30 CFR 75.1714 Availability of approved self-rescue devices; instruction in use and location
30 CFR Part 90 Mandatory Health Standards - Coal Miners Who Have Evidence of the Development of Pneumoconiosis
40 CFR Part 171 Certification of Pesticide Applicators
42 CFR Part 84 Approval of Respiratory Protective Devices
AAMI PB70:2012 Liquid barrier performance and classification of protective apparel and drapes intended for use in health care facilities
AATCC Standards American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists
ANSI American National Standards Institute
ANSI/ASA S3.2-2009 Method for measuring the Intelligibility of Speech over Communication Systems
ANSI/ASA S3.6-2010 Specification 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 S12.6-2008 Methods for Measuring the Real-Ear Attenuation of Hearing Protectors
ANSI/ASSE Z359.1-2007 Safety Requirements for Personal Fall Arrest Systems, Subsystems and Components
ANSI/ISEA Z87.1-2010 American National Standard for Occupational and Educational Eye and Face Protection Devices
ANSI/AIHA Z88.10-2010 Respirator Fit testing methods
ANSI/AIHA/ASSE Z88. Respirator Package
ANSI/ASSE A1264.2-2001 American National Standard - Standard for the Provision of Slip Resistance on Walking/Working Surfaces
ANSI/ISEA 105-2011 American National Standard for Hand Protection Selection Criteria
ASTM ASTM International Standards Worldwide
ASTM E56 Committee E56 on Nanotechnology
ASTM E2720 - 10 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Effectiveness of Decontamination Procedures for Air-Permeable Materials when Challenged with Biological Aerosols Containing Human Pathogenic Viruses
ASTM F23 Committee F23 on Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment
ASTM F23.20 F23.20 on Physical
ASTM F23.60 F23.60 on Human Factors
ASTM F2101-07 Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Bacterial Filtration Efficiency (BFE) of Medical Face Mask Materials, Using a Biological Aerosol of Staphylococcus aureus
ASTM F1868-12 Standard Test Method for Thermal and Evaporative Resistance of Clothing Materials Using a Sweating Hot Plate
ASTM F2588-12 Standard 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 F739-12 Standard Test Method for Permeation of Liquids and Gases through Protective Clothing Materials under Conditions of Continuous Contact
CAN/CSA Z259.10-12 Full Body Harnesses
CDC Guidelines CDC Home page
CDC Emergency Preparedness and Response Preparedness for All Hazards
DIN EN 14404 PSA Knee Protectors for Work in the Kneeling Position
Field Manual 3-11.22 Weapons of Mass Destruction - Civil Support Team Operations
IEC 61508 Functional Safety
IEEE 1451.2 Data Acquisition Applications
ISO/IEC 17025:2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
ISO TC94 Personal safety - Protective clothing and equipment
ISO TC 94 SC 1 Head protection
ISO TC 94 SC 3 Foot protection
ISO TC 94 SC 4 Personal equipment for protection against falls
ISO TC94 SC 6 WG1/WG4 Eye and face protection
ISO TC 94 SC 12 Hearing protection
ISO TC 94 SC 13 Protective clothing
ISO TC94 SC15 WG1 PG5 Respiratory protective devices
ISO 6529:2013 Protective clothing - Protection against chemicals - Determination of resistance of protective clothing materials to permeation by liquids and gases
MINER Act Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response Act of 2006
MUTCD Manual on Uniform traffic Control devices
NHTSA National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
New Standards for CCER NIOSH Issues New Rules for Testing, Certifying Closed-Circuit Escape Respirators
NFPA 1951 Standard on Protective Ensemble for USAR Operations
NFPA 1971 Standard on Protective Ensemble For Structural Fire Fighting
NFPA 1972 Standard on Helmets for Structural Fire Fighting
NFPA 1976 Standard on Protective Ensemble for Proximity Fire Fighting, 2000 Edition
NFPA 1977 Standard on Protective Clothing and Equipment For Wildland Fire Fighting
NFPA 1981 Standard on Open-Circuit Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus for Fire and Emergency Services
NFPA 1992 Standard on Liquid Splash-Protective Ensembles and Clothing for Hazardous Materials Emergencies
NFPA 1994 Standard on Protective Ensembles for Chemical/Biological Terrorism Incidents
NFPA 1999 Standard on Protective Clothing for Emergency Medical Operations, 2013 Edition
NFPA ESE TC 1982 Standard on Personal Alert Safety Systems (PASS), 1998 Edition
NIOSH 1998 noise criteria document Occupational Noise Exposure
OSHA Standards Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA Standard 1910.134 Respiratory Protection