DIN EN 1078:2012-04
Title (german): Helme für Radfahrer und für Benutzer von Skateboards und Rollschuhen; Deutsche Fassung EN 1078:2012
Title (english): Helmets for pedal cyclists and for users of skateboards and roller skates; German version EN 1078:2012
Document type: Standard
Publication date: 2012-04
The document 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; - retention system properties, including chin strap and fastening devices; - marking and information. This standard is a product standard and specifies requirements and test methods. This standard deals in particular with aspects of (product) safety. The standard refers to DIN EN 960:2006-09. The committee responsible for this standard is NA 112-04-02 AA "Sportschutzhelme" ("Sports protective helmets") at DIN.