INDIAN

STANDARDS
PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

OF

PERSONAL

Protection of Body
IS 818: 1968

Code of practice for safety and
health
requirements in electric
and gas welding and cutting
operations (first revision).

IS 3521: 1983 Industrial safety belts and hazards
(first revision).
IS 4501:1981 Aprons, rubberized, acid and alkali
resistant (first revision).
IS 6153:1971 Protective leather clothing
IS 7352:1974

aprons

X-ray lead rubber protective

IS 8519:1977 Guide for selection of industrial
safety
equipment
for
body
protection.
IS 8947:1978 Material
(nylon
webbing)
aircraft safety belts.

for

IS 3322: 1965 PVC-coated fabrics for foul weather
clothing.

IS 1989 Leather safety boots and shoes. Protection of Feet and Legs IS 583:1981 Ankle boots for general purposes. Part 1:1986 For miners (fourth revision) Part 2: 1986 For heavy metal industries (fourth revision) IS 5852:1977 Protective footwear steel toe caps for IS 2472:1969 Protective gaiters IS 3738:1975 Rubber knee boots (first revision) IS 3976:1982 Safety rubber-canvas (second revision) IS 4128:1980 Fireman’s revision) leather boots boots (first IS 5557:1969 Industrial and safety rubber knee boots . IS 6407: 1971 Rubber aprons for hospital use.IS 8990:1978 Code of practice for maintenance and care of industrial safety clothing.

IS 9885 Protective workmen boots Part 1:1981 Leather upper boots for oilfield Part 2: 1982 Rubber upper boots IS 10348:1982 plants Safety footwear for steel IS 10665:1982 miners Safety rubber ankle boots for IS 10667:1983 Guide for selection of industrial safety equipment for protection of foot and leg IS 11225:1985 Leather safety shoes for women workers in miners and steel plants. care and repair of safety footwear. IS 11226:1985 Leather safety footwear having direct moulding sole.IS 6519:1971 Code of practice for selection. Protection of Ears .

(Part 1) mittens electrical Part 1 IS 8807: 1978 Guide for selection of industrial safety equipment for protection of arms and hands IS 4148:1967 Surgical rubber gloves. IS 9167:1979 Ear protectors Protection of Hands IS 2573:1986 Leather gauntlets (second revision) IS 4770:1968 Rubber gloves purposes. and for IS 6994:1973 Industrial safety gloves: leather and cotton gloves. IS 8520:1977 Guide for selection of industrial safety equipment for eye. face and ear protection.IS 6229:1980 Method of measurement of real-ear protection of hearing protectors and physical attenuation of earmuffs (first revision). Protection of Head .

to IS 8522: 1977 Respirators.IS 2745:1983 Non-metal helmets for firemen and civil defense personnel (second revision) IS 2925:1984 Industrial safety helmets (second revision) IS 4151:1982 Protective helmets for scooter and motorcycle riders (second revision). IS 5679: 1986 Miner’s cap lamps assemblies (incorporating lead acid type batteries) (first revision) IS 9562:1980 Non-metal helmet for police force IS 8318:1977 Colour identification marking for air purifying canisters and cartridges. masks) Canister type IS 9473: 1980 Filter-type respirators particulate (gas matter . IS 8347:1977 Glossary to terms relating respiratory protective devices. chemical cartridge IS 8523:1977 Respirators.

face and ear protection. .IS 9563:1980 rescuers. IS 10245 Breathing apparatus Part 1: 1982 Closed-circuit breathing apparatus (compressed oxygen cylinder) Part 2:1982 Open-circuit breathing apparatus Part 3:1982 Fresh air hose and compressed air line breathing apparatus Part 4:1981 Escape breathing apparatus (short duration self-contained type) IS 6194:1971 Manually operated bag type intermittent pressure respirator. Carbon monoxide filter self- IS 9623:1980 Recommendations for the selection. Protection of Eyes and Face IS 8520:1977 Guide for selection of safety equipment for eye. use and maintenance of respiratory protective devices.

police Miscellaneous IS 4355:1977 Fire-resistant brattice cloth. IS 9995:1981 Visor for non-metal firemen’s helmets. Part 1:1980 Methods of test for eye Non-optical test (first revision) Part 2:1979 Optical test (first revision) IS 8521 Industrial safety face shields: Part 1 with plastic visor (Part 1) 1977 IS 8940:1978 Code of practice for maintenance and care of industrial safety equipment for eye and face protection.IS 1179: 1967 Equipment for eye and protection during welding revision) face (first IS 5983:1980 Eye-protectors (first revision) IS 7524 protectors. IS 9973: 1981 Visor for scooter helmets. and .

IS: 5916-1970 Safety code for construction involving use of hot bituminous materials. .IS 5424:1969 Rubber mats for electrical purpose IS 6885: 1972 Life jackets LIST OF INDIAN STANDARDS FOR SAFETY IN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY 1. 4. IS: 4014 (Part-2)-1967 Code of practice for steel tubular scaffolding ( Safety regulations for scaffolding) 3. 2.IS: 7205-1974 Safety code for erection of structural steel work. IS: 4756-1978 Safety Code for Tunneling work.

detection and safety measures for gases.IS: 1904-1986 Code of practice for design and construction of foundations in soils: general requirements.IS: 10386(Part-I)-1983 Safety code for construction. (Part-I General aspects. operation and maintenance of river valley projects. operation and maintenance of river valley projects.) 7.( Partii amenities. protective clothing and equipment).5. operation and maintenance of rive3r valley projects (Part-6 construction). IS: 10386(Part-II)-1982 Safety in construction. chemicals and flammable liquids) 8. (Part-10 storage. . 9. IS: 10386(Part-6)-1983 Safety code for construction. operation and maintenance of river valley projects.IS: 10386(Part-10)-1983 Safety code for construction. handling. 6.

IS: 4014(Part-I)-1967 Code of practice for steel tubular scaffolding. railings and toe boards. 11. 13 IS: 4014(Part-II)-1967 Code of practice for steel tubular scaffolding. .IS:8989-1978 Safety code for the erection of concrete framed structures. (Part-I definitions and materials). IS: 2750-1964 Specification for steel scaffolding.IS:6922-1973 Criteria for safety and design of structures subject to underground blasts.IS:4912-1978 Safety requirements for floor and wall openings.10. 12 IS: 5121-1969 Safety code for piling and other deep foundations. 16. (Part-II safety regulations for scaffolding). 15. 14.

23 IS: 875 (Part 5)-1987 Code of practice for design loads (other than earthquake) for buildings and structures. IS: 1905-1987 Code of practice for structural use of unreinforced masonry 21. 22. 19IS: 7969-1975 safety code for handling and storage of building materials. IS: 7323-1994 Operation of reservoir5s-guidelines.17. 20.IS: 4130-191 Demolition of buildings-code of safety. ( Part-5-Special loads and load combinations). 18 IS: 4081-1986 Safety code for blasting and related drilling operations.) . 24 IS: 875 (Part 4)-1987 Code of practice for design loads (other than earthquake) for buildings and structures (Part4 snow loads. IS:7293-1974 Safety code for working with construction machinery.

Part-1. . 30. IS:875( Part-3)-1987 Code of practice for design loads ( other than earthquake) for buildings and structures. IS: 875( Part-1)-1987 Code of practice for design loads ( other than earthquake) for buildings and structures. 29. IS:3696 (Part 2)-1991 Scaffolds and ladders-code of safety ( Part-2 ladders). 28. Part-3 wind loads. IS:3696 (Part 1)-1987 Safety code for scaffolds and ladders. 27.) 26. IS: 3764-1992 Excavation workcode of safety. Dead loads-nit weights of building materials and stored materials.25.IS:875(part 2)-1987 Code of practice for design loads (other than earthquake) for buildings and structures ( Part-2 imposed loads.