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Document ID (ISN)19295
CIS number 72-2679
Year 1971
Convention or series no. ANSI Z90.1-1971
Title American National Standard specifications for protective headgear for vehicular users
Bibliographic information American National Standards Institute, 1430 Broadway, New York, NY 10018, USA, 1971. 11p.
Abstract Specifications are laid down as regards the design, materials, marking and testing of protective headgear for drivers and passengers of surface vehicles; eye and face protection is not covered. Tests to be conducted are set out in detail (impact attenuation, penetration resistance, and strength of the retention system and its attachment).
Descriptors (primary) USA; road vehicles; protection criteria; safety helmets; head protection
Descriptors (secondary) strength of materials; impact strength; materials testing; marking; standard; penetration resistance
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Road transportation
Head protection