CEN/TS 15256:2005

Protective clothing - Hand, arm, leg, genital and neck protectors for use in ice hockey - Protectors for players other than goalkeepers - Requirements and test methods

General information

90.93 Standard confirmed   Feb 16, 2009


CEN/TC 162 Protective clothing including hand and arm protection and lifejackets

Technical Specification

13.340.10   Protective clothing | 13.340.40   Hand and arm protection


This standard applies to personal protective equipment (excluding face and head protectors) for ice hockey players other than goal keepers. This standard specifies requirements and tests methods for innocuousness, cut resistance, ergonomics, cleaning, restraint, zone of protection, impact performance as well as provisions for marking and information for users.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Council Directive amending Dir. 87/404/EEC (simple pressure vessels), 88/378/EEC (safety of toys), 89/106/EEC (construction products), 89/336/EEC (electromagnetic compatibility), 89/392/EEC (machinery), 89/686/EEC (personal protective equipment), 90/384/EEC (automatic weighing instruments), 90/385/EEC (active implantable medicinal devices), 90/396/EEC (appliances burning gaseous fuels), 91/263/EEC (telecommunications terminal equipment), 92/42/EEC and 73/23/EEC

Life cycle


CEN/TS 15256:2005
90.93 Standard confirmed
Feb 16, 2009