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БДС EN 50321-1:2018

Live working - Footwear for electrical protection - Insulating footwear and overboots

Sep 18, 2018
May 18, 2020

General information

60.60     Sep 18, 2018



European Standard

13.260     13.340.50  

English   Bulgarian  

AC:2018-08:2019, включено в изданието на български език.



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This European Standard specifies the requirements and testing for PPE footwear used as electrical insulating footwear and overboots that provide protection of the worker against electric shock and used for working live or close to live parts on installations up to 36 000 V AC or 25 000 V DC.
The products designed and manufactured according to this standard contribute to the safety of the users provided they are used by skilled persons, in accordance with safe methods of work and the instructions for use.
Antistatic, electrical shock resistant and conductive footwear are not covered by this standard.
NOTE Part 2 Electrical Shock Resistant Footwear and Part 3 Conductive Footwear for Live Working are in development.

Directives and Regulations

When the standard is harmonized under a directive or regulation, the word Harmonized appear. When such an inscription does not appear, it means that the standard is related to / supporting the relevant directive or regulation.


Personal protective equipment (PPE)


Regulation (EU) 2016/425 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2016 on personal protective equipment and repealing Council Directive 89/686/EEC


Life cycle


БДС EN 50321:2001


БДС EN 50321-1:2018
60.60 Standard published
Sep 18, 2018


Corrected by
БДС EN 50321-1:2018/AC:2018-08:2019

Related project

Adopted from EN 50321-1:2018