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prБДС EN 1080:2021

Impact protection helmets for young children

General information

10.99     Aug 25, 2021



European Standard


This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for helmets intended for use by young children while pursuing recreational activities in environments which have proven risks of head injuries in combination with risk of strangulation.
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, fastening devices and self-release system;
- marking and information.

Directives and Regulations

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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

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БДС EN 1080:2013


prБДС EN 1080:2021
10.99 New project approved
Aug 25, 2021

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Adopted from prEN 1080 rev


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