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  • Abstract:
    This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for helmets worn by users of cycles and other equipment for transport with similar hazards, for example skateboards, roller skates and kick scooters. Requirements and the corresponding methods of test are given for the following: - construction, including field of vision; - shock absorbing properties; - retention system properties, including chin strap and fastening devices; - marking and information. This standard is not applicable for helmets for young children to be used when there is a risk of strangulation.
  • Document number:
    DIN EN 1078
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  • Title:
    Helmets for cyclists; German and English version prEN 1078:2023
  • Author:
    Sports Equipment Standards Committee
  • Search term:
    Accident prevention; Ageing (materials); Belts; CE marking; Collisions; Compatibility; Cycles; Cyclists; Cyclist's helmets; Cyclists helmets; Damping; Definitions; Design; Durability; Equipment safety; Ergonomics; Field of vision; Fixings; Health protection; Helmets; Helmets (protective); Impact; Information; Information supplied by the manufacturer; Inline-Skates; Inspection; Instructions for use; Leisure equipment; Loading; Marking; Materials; Mechanical hazards; Outdoor leisure activities; Performance tests; Properties; Protection against accidents; Protective clothing; Protective equipment; Recreational equipment; Retention force; Roller skates; Safety; Safety engineering; Safety of products; Safety requirements; Scalp protectors; Shock absorbing; Skateboards; Specification (approval); Sports; Sports equipment; Sports protective helmets; Strength of materials; Testing; User information; Users; Warning notices; Wearing quality
  • Application areas:
    30.30 Kopfschutz
  • Hazards:
    AB Terminologische Festlegungen in Normen mit Arbeitsschutzbezug; DG Stoßen, Durchstoßen, Stechen, Durchstechen
  • ICS:
    13.340.20 Head protective equipment
  • Price:
    115,20 EUR
  • Identical with:
    prEN 1078(2023-02)<IDT>
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