EN ISO 18527-2:2021

Eye and face protection for sports use - Part 2: Requirements for eye protectors for squash and eye protectors for racquetball and squash 57 (ISO 18527-2:2021)

Publication date:   Dec 16, 2021

General information

60.60 Standard published   Sep 29, 2021


CEN/TC 85 Eye protective equipment

European Norm

13.340.20   Head protective equipment | 97.220.30   Indoor sports equipment | 97.220.40   Outdoor and water sports equipment



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This document applies to all eye protectors intended for eye protection against hazards during playing or instructing in the sports of squash, racquetball and squash 57 and sports with similar hazards and no greater risks. It applies to eye protectors that incorporate prescription lenses but has no specific tests for eye protectors designed for use over spectacles.
It specifies requirements and testing for materials, performance, marking of eye protectors and information to be supplied by the manufacturer.
Information on the selection and use of eye protectors for squash, racquetball and squash 57 is given in Annex A.
This document does not apply to
a) sports eye protectors designed for use over prescription spectacles,
b) eye protectors for other occupational applications,
c) eye protectors without lenses,
d) eye protectors for sports where the hazards are unrelated to the hazards in or involve greater risks than squash, racquetball and squash 57, and
e) eye protectors with gradient-tinted lenses because they are not appropriate for squash, racquetball or squash 57.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


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


Life cycle


EN ISO 18527-2:2021
60.60 Standard published
Sep 29, 2021