Testing of High-Visibility Safety Garments Part 3

Posted on 15/04/2015

Background

This is the third article in a series relating to information about high‐visibility garments. The first two articles discussed requirements relating to design and materials used in these garments. This article provides details relating to additional specifications for garments as required by the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA).

NZTA Specifications for High‐Visibility Safety Garments

Specifications for all temporary equipment (e.g. signs, signals, garments and delineation devices) on roads under the jurisdiction of the NZTA are published in Section B of the Code of Practice for Temporary Traffic Management (COPTTM). This is Part 8 of the NZTA Traffic Control Devices (TCD) manual. The relevant section of the COPTTM is available for download here.

To read more, download the fact sheet