PPE Combinations Mobile


Comments on the combination of protective clothing with PPE against drowning

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.

References to the German technical rule BGR 201 governing the use of personal protective equipment against drowning, October 2007 (in German):