Helmets for alpine skiers and snowboarders

This European Standard is applicable to performance requirements and tests for two classes of helmets for alpine skiers, snowboarders and for similar groups, including children and participants in competitions. The standard comprises two different classes of protection, class A and class B.
Requirements and the corresponding methods of test, where appropriate, are given for the following:
-   construction including field of vision;
-   shock absorbing properties;
-   resistance to penetration;
-   retention system properties;
-   marking and information.

Helme für alpine Skiläufer und für Snowboarder

Diese Europäische Norm gilt für Anforderungen an die Funktionstauglichkeit und für die Prüfung von zwei Klassen von Helmen für alpine Skiläufer, Snowboarder und ähnliche Gruppen, einschließlich Kinder und Teilnehmer an Wettkämpfen. Die Norm umfasst zwei unterschiedliche Schutzklassen: Klasse A und Klasse B.
Anforderungen und die entsprechenden Prüfverfahren, falls gegeben, betreffen
   Konstruktion, einschließlich Sichtfeld,
   Eigenschaften der Trageeinrichtung,
   Kennzeichnung und Information.

Casques pour skieurs de ski alpin et de surf des neiges

La présente Norme européenne spécifie les exigences relatives à la performance et aux essais de deux classes de casques destinées aux skieurs de ski alpin, aux skieurs de surf des neiges et aux groupes similaires, y compris les enfants et les skieurs de compétition. La norme comprend deux classes différentes de protection : la classe A et la classe B.
Les exigences et les méthodes d’essai correspondantes, le cas échéant, couvrent les aspects suivants :
   la construction, y compris le champ de vision ;
   les propriétés en matière d’absorption des chocs ;
   la résistance à la pénétration ;
   les caractéristiques du système de rétention ;
   le marquage et l’information.

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2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.Helmets for alpine skiers and snowboardersCasques pour skieurs de ski alpin et de surf nes neigesHelme für alpine Skiläufer und für SnowboarderTa slovenski standard je istoveten z:EN 1077:2007SIST EN 1077:2007en,fr,de97.220.20Oprema za zimske športeWinter sports equipment13.340.20Varovalna oprema za glavoHead protective equipmentICS:SIST EN 1077:19961DGRPHãþDSLOVENSKI
STANDARDSIST EN 1077:200701-oktober-2007

English VersionHelmets for alpine skiers and snowboardersCasques pour skieurs de ski alpin et de surf nes neigesHelme für alpine Skiläufer und für SnowboarderThis European Standard was approved by CEN on 17 February 2007.CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations which stipulate the conditions for giving this EuropeanStandard the status of a national standard without any alteration. Up-to-date lists and bibliographical references concerning such nationalstandards may be obtained on application to the CEN Management Centre or to any CEN member.This European Standard exists in three official versions (English, French, German). A version in any other language made by translationunder the responsibility of a CEN member into its own language and notified to the CEN Management Centre has the same status as theofficial versions.CEN members are the national standards bodies of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland,France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal,Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom.EUROPEAN COMMITTEE FOR STANDARDIZATIONCOMITÉ EUROPÉEN DE NORMALISATIONEUROPÄISCHES KOMITEE FÜR NORMUNGManagement Centre: rue de Stassart, 36
B-1050 Brussels© 2007 CENAll rights of exploitation in any form and by any means reservedworldwide for CEN national Members.Ref. No. EN 1077:2007: E

EN 1077:2007 (E) 2 Contents Page Foreword.4 Introduction.5 1 Scope.6 2 Normative references.6 3 Terms and definitions.6 4 Requirements.7 4.1 Materials.7 4.2 Construction.8 4.2.1 General.8 4.2.2 Retention system.8 4.3 Field of vision.9 4.4 Extent of coverage.9 4.4.1 Class A.9 4.4.2 Class B.9 4.5 Shock absorbing capacity.11 4.6 Resistance to penetration.11 4.7 Retention system performance.11 4.7.1 Strength.11 4.7.2 Effectiveness.

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