Arc Flash Standards & Test Methods

Anyone can claim their clothing protects against arc flash hazards, but when your workers’ lives hang in the balance, you want to be absolutely certain. Various organizations, ranging from governmental bodies, such as OSHA, to industry trade associations such as the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), National Electrical Safety Code (NESC), and ASTM International have developed testing-based standards to ensure clothing that claims to be FR truly will protect your workers. Click on the standards and test methods below to learn more.