Public Safety Bomb Suit Standard (NIJ Standard-0117.00) and Public Safety Bomb Suit Certification Program Requirements (NIJ CR-0117.00)March 2012
This National Institute of Justice standard is a voluntary performance standard for bomb suits for use by certified public safety bomb technicians while performing render-safe procedures and disposal activities. It defines both performance requirements and the methods used to test performance. The standard was developed by a panel of practitioners, technical experts and others with experience in standards development and conformity assessment.
In order for a manufacturer or supplier to claim that a particular bomb suit model satisfies this NIJ standard, the model must comply with the standard, as described in the associated document, Public Safety Bomb Suit Certification Program Requirements, NIJ CR-0117.00.