Many of Aris Industrial safety and industrial products adhere to national and global safety standards established by the leading Safety Organizations around the world. As you review our product pages you will find a listing of the specific Performance Standards that applies to a product. These performance standards indicate the specific standards a product meets per the various safety standard criteria established by the these leading Safety Organizations. Meeting a safety standard means that the product manufacturer made and tested that product to meet or exceed the safety standard marked on that product. Some of the more popular safety standards in the US are created by NFPA and ANSI and enforced by the leading governmental agency, OSHA. Check with your employer to determine the standards that apply to your work environment and the PPE you're required to wear for your job.