Guide to Standard EN407:2004 Infographic
The European Standard EN407:2004 provides test data for gloves that give protection from thermal hazards.
Here are some facts about how burns affect the lives of millions of people around the world:
- Non-fatal burns are a leading cause of morbidity, including prolonged hospitalisation, disfigurement and disability [tweet this]
- 426 serious injuries reported in Great Britain under the Electricity Safety, Quality & Continuity Regulation 2002 in 2013/14 [tweet this]
- A total of 11,688 incidents reported in Great Britain to the Electricity Safety, Quality & Continuity Regulation in 2013/14 [tweet this]
- Men are most likely to be burned in the workplace due to fire, scalds, chemical and electrical burns [tweet this]