These Long Johns are made up using 180gm specialised material to provide anti-slash protection to the legs in accordance with British Standard EN388; 2003, 6.2 blade cut resistance, level 2. They also provide level 1 protection against puncture and bites.
The human legs contain major arteries and therefore need protection. Our anti-slash Long Johns are designed to provide a discreet method of providing a measure of protection which has so far been unavailable to security personnel and undercover operatives. Anti-cut and bite resistant workwear can be an essential form of protection for anyone involved in security work.
KNIFE PROTECTION: This product will help protect the wearer against knife slash type injuries or cuts from any sharp object. These longjohns are not stab-proof. If you require fuller stab protection then please visit our stab-proof body armour section.
BITE PROTECTION: This product has been tested by an authorised UK laboratory and achieved level 1 for puncture and bite resistance. Under EN388:2003 the highest level of protection achievable is level 5.
Please be aware that this product anti-slash and cut resistant. It is not stab-proof but has reached the following protection levels:
|Abrasion resistance – method 6.1
|Blade cut resistance – method 6.2
|Tear resistance – method 6.3
|Puncture resistance – method 6.4
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