To ensure a minimum level of security while facilitating the free movement of goods within the Single Market, the European Commission adopted in 1989 the CE marking for PPE, a visual that indicates that the product meets the requirements of the EC Directive 89 / 686.CEE.
The anti-skid overshoes EzyShoes: a CE Sport and Leisure PPE
The anti-skid overshoes EsyShoes meets a very strict specifications defined in collaboration with an independent and authorized European laboratory : Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FI-00250 Helsinki, Finland
Several points were tested :
- Slip resistance on ice
- Tensile strength in cold
- Corrosion resistance of the metal parts (no corrosion detected)
- Practical performance (the putting on, the taking off and the mantaining during use were considered as very practical)
The product and the technical documentation relating to it complies with the relevant basic health and safety requirements stated in the Directive 89/686/EEC. Based on those elements, EzyShoes has obtained the CE certification.
P.P.E. : Personal Protective Equipment
ISO 20344:2004 : Methods of test for footwear designed as personal protective equipment