Testing of High-Visibility Safety Garments Part 1

Posted on 14/04/2015

Safety clothing is becoming a critical aspect of workplace health and safety regulations. In high-risk applications, particularly those involving moving vehicles or machinery, the use of specialty garments that provide high-visibility is essential. There are strict specifications around high-visibility garments to ensure these provide appropriate visibility across different weather conditions and types of work.

The Standard for High-Visibility Safety Garments

AS/NZS 4602.1:2011 is a joint Australian and New Zealand standard covering high visibility safetygarments. The Standard outlines the strict design requirements of such garments and also refers toanother standard (AS/NZS 1906.4:2010) for the materials that are used in the garments.

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