Standards

There are a variety of standards for retroreflectivity, based on industry and region where the garment will be used. If you are unsure of where to start, the chart to the right gives a brief overview as to what standard is required in each industry.

For further information on standards and requirements, you can refer to the corresponding websites below.

Links:

USA

ANSI
ASTM
NFPA

Other:

ISO
CSA
CGSB
EN

High Visibility

United States Canada Europe International
ANSI 107CSA Z96EN 471ISO 20471 (FDIS)
ANSI 207CSA Z96.1 GB20653
   AS/NZS 1906.4 & AS/NZS 4602


Petrochemical Hydracarbon FR Standards

United States Canada EuropeInternational
NFPA 2112CGSB 155.20EN ISO 14116ISO 11612/ISO 14116


Wildland Firefighting

United States Canada EuropeInternational
NFPA 1977CGSB 155.22EN 15614ISO 16073/ISO 15384


Electric Arc

United StatesCanadaEuropeInternational
NFPA 70ECSA Z462IEC 61482/ENIEC 61482
ASTMF 1506


Structural Firefighting

United States CanadaEuropeInternational
NFPA 1971EN 469 ISO 11613


FR Rainwear

United StatesCanadaEuropeInternational
ASTM F2733n/an/an/a
ASTM F1891  


Station Wear

United StatesCanadaEuropeInternational
NFPA 1975n/an/an/a