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prБДС EN 1078:2021

Helmets for pedal cyclists and for users of skateboards and roller skates

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20.60     Mar 10, 2022

30.99    Jul 1, 2022



European Standard


This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for helmets worn by users of pedal cycles, skateboards and roller skates.
Requirements and the corresponding methods of test are given for the following:
- construction, including field of vision;
- shock absorbing properties direct impact;
- shock absorbing properties oblique impact;
- retention system properties, including chin strap and fastening devices;
- marking and information.

Directives and Regulations

When the standard is harmonized under a directive or regulation, the word Harmonized appear. When such an inscription does not appear, it means that the standard is related to / supporting the relevant directive or regulation.


Regulation (EU) 2016/425 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2016 on personal protective equipment and repealing Council Directive 89/686/EEC

Life cycle


БДС EN 1078:2012+A1:2012


prБДС EN 1078:2021
20.60 Close of comment period
Mar 10, 2022

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Adopted from prEN 1078 rev


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