ASTM International - ASTM F1823-97(2002)
Standard Guide for Water Rescue Personal Flotation Device (PFD)
|Publication Date:||10 December 1997|
|ICS Code (Protective clothing):||13.340.10|
1.1 This guide covers the minimum performance and safety requirements of a water rescue lifejacket/PFD (Personal Flotation Device).
1.2 In recognition of many broad and varied applications of such PFD's, many options are included.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.