ANSI/ISEA 105-2011: Clause 5.1: Mechanical protection

This ANSI details the methods for testing and classifying hand protection designed for use against industrial chemical hazards.

The tests measure resistance to cuts, punctures, and abrasions:

Levels of performance:
• Cut resistance: levels 1-5
• Puncture resistance: levels 1-5
• Abrasion resistance: level 1-6
1 is the lowest level; 5 and 6 are the highest levels

ANSI/ISEA 105-2011: Clause 5.6: Dexterity

Levels of performance:
• 1 - 5
1 is the lowest level; 5 is the highest level