This European Standard specifies performance requirements and tests for head protectors for ice hockey players. The intent is to reduce the risk of injury to the head without compromising the form or appeal of the game. Requirements and the corresponding methods of test, where appropriate, are given for the following: - construction; - shock absorbing properties; - puck impact resistance; - penetration; - retention system properties; - field of vision; - marking and information.
Legislation related to this standard
99.60 Withdrawal effective
Sep 15, 2003