EN 388 Mechanical Test The European standard EN 388 covers the test requirements for safety gloves that are sold as protection against mechanical risks Mechanical Test includes resistance against: Abrasion on a scale of 1-4, Cut resistance on a scale of 1-5 (5 being the highest level of resistance) Tear on a scale of 1-4 and Puncture on a scale of 1-4
EN 407 Heat Test EN 407 have 6 numbers, each number showing the gloves' resistance to a certain hazard. 1 - resistance to flammability 2 - resistance to contact heat 3 - resistance to convective heat 4 - resistance to radiant heat 5 - resistance to small splashes of molten metal 6 - Resistance to large splashes of molten metal
EN 511 cold protection Test Cold resistance test is based on 3 properties: 1 - Resistance to convective cold on a scale of 0-4 2 - Resistance to contact cold on a scale of 0-4 3 - Permeability by water 0-1
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