This document describes requirements on factors related to human physiology, ergonomics and performance for the preparation of standards for performance requirements, testing and use of respiratory protective devices (RPD).
This document gives guidance on the generic ergonomic factors related to RPD.
It specifies principles relating to
— the biomechanical interaction between RPD and the human body, and
— the interaction between RPD and the human senses: vision, hearing, smell, taste and skin contact.
This document does not cover requirements related to specific hazards for which RPD are designed.
Status: PublishedPublication date: 2023-02
Edition: 1Number of pages: 16
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 94/SC 15 Respiratory protective devices
- ICS :
- 13.340.30 Respiratory protective devices
This standard contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals:
Buy this standard
|std 1 92||PDF + ePub|
|std 2 92||Paper|
ISO 16976-8:2023Stage: 60.60
Got a question?
Check out our FAQs
Monday to Friday - 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00 (UTC+1)
Keep up to date with ISO
Sign up to our newsletter for the latest news, views and product information.