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Back Protector Requirements

A body protector must meet one of the following requirements:

A Body Protector which is EN 13158: 2009 Level 3 or BETA approved and appropriately labelled
“Level 3 body protector”, with the year 2009 shown on the label manufactured in the year 2009 or
after. This Body Protector will have a purple tag.

The BETA 2000 body protector standard is no longer permitted

In short - ETA Level 3 (purple) 2009 Standard or any later revision.