Impact protection helmets for young children

This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for helmets intended for use by young children to provide head protection in situations with a risk of head injuries in combination with risk of strangulation.
The standard is applicable for but not limited to:
- children’s cycling
- children’s roller-sports activities (skateboarding, roller skating, kick scooter riding etc)
- children’s sledging activities (use of toboggan, sledge, snow tray etc)
when there is a risk of strangulation due to the child playing in connection to the intended activity.
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, fastening devices and self-release system;
- marking and information.

Stoßschutzhelme für Kleinkinder

Dieses Dokument legt Anforderungen und Prüfverfahren für Helme fest, die zur Verwendung durch Kleinkinder bestimmt sind, um den Kopf in Situationen zu schützen, in denen ein Risiko für Kopfverletzungen in Kombina
tion mit einem Strangulierungsrisiko besteht.
Das Dokument ist unter anderem anwendbar für:

Kinder auf Fahrrädern;

Kinder bei Rollsport-Aktivitäten (Skateboarden, Rollschuhlaufen, Kick-Scooter fahren usw.);

Kinder bei Rodelaktivitäten (Benutzung von Rodel, Schlitten, Porutscher usw.);
wenn ein Strangulierungsrisiko besteht, weil das Kind im Zusammenhang mit der geplanten Aktivität spielt.
Die Anforderungen und die entsprechenden Prüfverfahren beziehen sich auf folgende Punkte:

Konstruktion einschließlich Sichtfeld;

stoßdämpfende Eigenschaften;

Eigenschaften der Trageeinrichtung, einschließlich Kinnriemen Befestigungsvorrichtungen und Selbstöff

Kennzeichnung und Information.

Casques de protection contre les chocs pour les jeunes enfants

Le présent document spécifie des exigences et des méthodes d’essai relatives aux casques destinés aux jeunes enfants, pour fournir une protection de la tête dans des situations présentant des risques de blessures à la tête combinés à des risques de strangulation.
Le présent document s'applique, entre autres, à ce qui suit :
— le cyclisme pour enfants ;
— les activités de sport à roulettes pour enfants (planche à roulettes, patin à roulettes, trottinette, etc.) ;
— les activités de luge pour enfants (utilisation d'un toboggan, d'une luge, d'une luge « pelle à neige », etc.) ;
lorsqu'il existe un risque de strangulation dû au fait que l'enfant joue en relation avec l'activité prévue.
Les exigences et les méthodes d’essai correspondantes couvrent les aspects suivants :
— construction, y compris le champ de vision ;
— propriétés en matière d'absorption des chocs ;
— caractéristiques du système de rétention, y compris la jugulaire, les dispositifs de serrage et le système à ouverture automatique ;
— marquage et information.

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oSIST prEN 1080:2023
SIST EN 1080:2013
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Impact protection helmets for young children
Stoßschutzhelme für Kleinkinder
Casques de protection contre les chocs pour les jeunes enfants
Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z: prEN 1080
13.340.20 Varovalna oprema za glavo Head protective equipment
97.190 Otroška oprema Equipment for children
oSIST prEN 1080:2023 en,fr,de
2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.

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prEN 1080


February 2023
ICS Will supersede EN 1080:2013
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Impact protection helmets for young children
Casques de protection contre les chocs pour les jeunes Stoßschutzhelme für Kleinkinder
This draft European Standard is submitted to CEN members for enquiry. It has been drawn up by the Technical Committee
CEN/TC 158.

If this draft becomes a European Standard, CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations
which stipulate the conditions for giving this European Standard the status of a national standard without any alteration.

This draft European Standard was established by CEN in three official versions (English, French, German). A version in any other
language made by translation under the responsibility of a CEN member into its own language and notified to the CEN-CENELEC
Management Centre has the same status as the official versions.

CEN members are the national standards bodies of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia,
Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway,
Poland, Portugal, Republic of North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Türkiye and
United Kingdom.

Recipients of this draft are invited to submit, with their comments, notification of any relevant patent rights of which they are
aware and to provide supporting documentation.

Warning : This document is not a European Standard. It is distributed for review and comments. It is subject to change without
notice and shall not be referred to as a European Standard.



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Contents Page
European foreword . 3
Introduction . 4
1 Scope . 5
2 Normative references . 5
3 Terms and definitions . 6
4 Requirements . 8
4.1 Materials innocuousness. 8
4.2 Construction . 8
4.3 Field of vision . 8
4.4 Shock absorbing capacity . 10
4.5 Durability . 10
4.6 Retention system . 10
4.7 Self-release system . 11
4.8 Marking and information .

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