Comments on the combination of protective clothing with PPE against drowning

Mandatory sign protective clothing

When protective clothing and PPE against drowning are worn simultaneously and the protective clothing does not possess a defined inherent buoyancy, a lifejacket with an inherent buoyancy of at least 275 N must be used (DGUV Regel 112-201 (to date: BGR 201) governing the use of personal protective equipment against drowning, October 2015, Sections 3.3, 3.4, 3.5.3 and Annex 1 at, in German).

Mandatory sign PPE against drowning