EN 12899-3:2007

Fixed, vertical road traffic signs - Part 3: Delineator posts and retroreflectors EN 12899-3:2007

Publication date:   Jul 25, 2008

General information

60.60 Standard published   Nov 7, 2007


CEN/TC 226 Road equipment

European Norm

93.080.30   Road equipment and installations



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This Part 3 of EN 12899 specifies requirements for new delineator posts and for new retroreflectors as separate products or combined together to be used in traffic circulation areas.
It covers performance requirements and test methods.
Colorimetric and retroreflective properties are specified taking into account CIE recommendations.
Structural requirements include performance under static and dynamic loading.
Provision is made for safety in use, including vehicle impact.
To define durability this standard also includes performance levels to be maintained after natural weathering exposure.
No requirements are given for the use of colours, dimensions and tolerances of delineator posts and retroreflectors.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Construction products


Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec


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EN 12899-3:2007
60.60 Standard published
Nov 7, 2007