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Did You Know? Edition 9: Protective Gloves & Gauntlets

Did You Know? is a literature series from OAASIS designed to inform readers about various PPE and MRO standards, procedures and options.

Edition 9 covers protective gloves and gauntlets. In this edition of Did You Know we look at…

  • The three risk levels used to categorise protective gloves
  • The two main standards for safety gloves: EN 388 and EN 420
  • Some of the key EN standards for specific uses and industries
  • Standard glove sizing
  • And how hands should be measured