Protective gloves against mechanical risks

Hammer pictogram

Hammer pictogram
Source: IFA

Example:

Test method Performance level
Resistance to abrasion 2
Resistance to cutting 1
Resistance to tearing 2
Resistance to puncturing 0

Chemical protective gloves are not subject to minimum requirements concerning the mechanical protection that they offer. In the context of certification in accordance with the PPE Directive, these tests are however performed, and the results stated in the manufacturer's information and beneath the pictogram.