ISO TS 16976-8
Respiratory protective devices - Human factors - Part 8: Ergonomic factors
|Publication Date:||1 June 2013|
|ICS Code (Respiratory protective devices):||13.340.30|
ISO/TS 16976-8:2013 gives guidance on the generic ergonomic factors for the preparation of standards for performance requirements, testing and use of respiratory protective devices (RPD).
This part of ISO/TS 16976 gives guidance on the generic ergonomic factors related to RPD.
It specifies for the writers of RPD performance standards principles relating to:
- the biomechanical interaction between RPD and the human body;
- the interaction between RPD and the human senses: vision, hearing, smell, taste and skin contact
This part of ISO/TS 16976 does not cover requirements related to specifice hazards for which RPD are designed.