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The document specifies additional material, design, performance and marking requirements. The other applicable requirements are given in ISO 12312-1.
This type of sunglass is designed to reduce secondary hazards to the wearer in an accident rather than to provide high amounts of impact protection which may be difficult in a spectacle format.
This document is not applicable to:
a) eyewear for protection against radiation from artificial light sources, such as those used in solaria;
b) eye protectors intended for specific sports, e.g. ski goggles or other types – see ISO18527 (all parts);
c) eye protectors for sports that include the use of a ball, stick, bat, racquet or other implement;
d) sunglasses that have been medically prescribed for attenuating solar radiation;
e) products intended for direct observation of the sun, such as for viewing a partial or annular solar eclipse, for which ISO12312-2 applies;
f) products intended for occupational eye protection – for example, see ISO16321 (all parts).