UL Classified to NFPA 2112
Meets NFPA 70E requirements
Arc Rating (ATPV) - 8 cal/cm2
Black Shirts (sku 3118FRBK): ARC Rating (ATPV) - 8.9 cal/cm2
ARC / CAT 2
Meets ASTM F1506
Individual Serial number
Made by Benchmark FR in the United States using 2nd Gen FR cotton fabric.
Black shirts made by Benchmark FR in the United States using Benchmark FR 3.0 jersey.
This item meets the performance specification ASTM F1506-18 which is the Standard Performance Specification for Flame Resistant and Electric Arc Rated Protective Clothing Worn by Workers Exposed to Flames and Arcs. This specification is called out in OSHA 1910.269, NFPA 70E and CSA Z462.
This clothing item is UL Certified and meets the requirements of NFPA 2112-2018. It is considered flame resistant clothing for protection against short term duration thermal exposure from fire in accordance with NFPA 2112-2018. Note that NFPA 2113 requires upper and lower body coverage.
Meets NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace. Arc Flash PPE Category 2 or “CAT 2” with an Arc Rating (ATPV) = 8 cal/cm2. Black shirts: Arc Flash PPE Category 2 or “CAT 2” with an Arc Rating (ATPV) = 8.9 cal/cm2.
This garment is constructed from arc and flame resistant fabric and components in a facility with audited quality controls. It will resist ignition and not continue to burn when the ignition source is removed. This garment is not intended for fire fighting activities and provides no protection from chemical exposure. This garment will maintain its flame resistant properties for the life of the garment provided wash and care instructions are followed.