Standard Specification for Dielectric Footwear
|Publication Date:||1 November 2003|
|ICS Code (Protection against electric shock. Live working):||13.260|
This specification covers acceptance testing of dielectric overfoot and overshoe footwear designed to provide additional isolation or insulation of workers if in accidental contact with energized electrical conductors, apparatus, or circuits.
Three styles of overshoe footwear are provided and are designated as rubbers, boots, and galoshes.
This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.