Standards Development

ORLAB staff currently sit on the following Standards Australia committees and assist in the preparation of standards.  These include:

Committee SF-006 Eye and face protection

AS/NZS 1336, AS/NZS 1337.0, .1, .2, .4, .5 & .6, AS/NZS 1338.1, .2 & .3 and AS/NZS 3857.  Currently working on children’s eye protection.

Committee CS-53 Sunglasses and fashion spectacles

AS/NZS 1067.  Currently working on creating AS/NZS 1067.1 & .2 being an adoption and an adaptation, respectively, of ISO 12312-1 & ISO 12311.

Committee MS-049 Retroreflective devices

AS/NZS 1906.1, .2, .3 and .4 and working on AS/NZS EN 13356

Committee TX-008  Weed blocking fabric

AS 4174 (being revised)

Committee TX-021  Sun protective clothing

AS/NZS 4399 (being revised)

Committee SF-021 Human factors

Drafting AS1071

LG-006-02 Photometric requirements for traffic signals

AS 2144

In addition, ORLAB staff represent Australia at ISO Committee TC94 Personal protective equipmentSC6 Eye and face protection and sit on the following working groups:

WG1  Teminology

WG2  Test methods

WG3  Sunglasses

WG4  Occupational eye and face protection

WG5  Sports eye protection

WG6  Guidance