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AS/NZS 3838:1998

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Helmets for horse riding and horse-related activities
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Superseded date

28-03-2023

Language(s)

English

Published date

05-09-1998

Preview

1 - AS/NZS 3838:1998 HELMETS FOR HORSE RIDING AND HORSE-RELATED ACTIVITIES
4 - PREFACE
5 - CONTENTS
6 - FOREWORD
7 - 1 SCOPE
7 - 2 OBJECTIVE
7 - 3 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
7 - 4 DEFINITIONS
7 - 5 CONSTRUCTION
7 - 5.1 Components
8 - 5.2 Retention system
8 - 5.3 Projections
8 - 5.3.1 General
8 - 5.3.2 External projections
8 - 5.3.3 Internal projections
8 - 5.4 Ventilation openings
8 - 5.5 Materials
8 - 5.6 Peaks
10 - 6 TESTING
10 - 7 TEST REQUIREMENTS
10 - 7.1 General
10 - 7.1.1 Headforms
11 - 7.1.2 Test order
11 - 7.1.3 General requirement
11 - 7.2 Mass
11 - 7.3 Horizontal peripheral vision clearance
11 - 7.4 Helmet stability
11 - 7.5 Impact energy attenuation
11 - 7.5.1 Test sites
12 - 7.5.2 Requirement
12 - 7.6 Retention system strength
13 - 7.7 Peak flexibility
13 - 8 MARKING
13 - 9 INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE AND CARE
15 - APPENDIX A - CHARACTERISTICS OF MATERIALS USED IN THE MANUFACTURE OF PROTECTIVE HELMETS
16 - APPENDIX B - TEST FOR PERMANENCY OF MARKING

Specifies requirements for protective helmets for horse riding and horse-related activities, intended to mitigate the effects of an impact to the head. It includes construction, testing and labelling requirements.

This Standard specifies requirements for protective helmets for horse riding and horse-related activities, intended to mitigate the effects of an impact to the head. The Standard includes construction, testing and labelling requirements.NOTE: A helmet complying with this Standard may incorporate special features designed to suit its use in specific horse-related activities.

Committee
CS-096
DocumentType
Standard
ISBN
0 7337 2187 7
Pages
10
ProductNote
See also AS 2063.1-1986
PublisherName
Standards Australia
Status
Superseded
SupersededBy
Supersedes

Under Revision see DR 99195 First published in Australia as part of AS 2063-1977.Revised and redesignated AS 2063.1-1982.Second edition 1986.AS 2063.3 first published 1988.First published in New Zealand as NZS 8602:1989.AS 2063.3-1988, NZS 8602:1989 and part of AS 2063.1-1982 revised, amalgamated and redesignated AS/NZS 3838:1998. First published in Australia as part of AS 2063-1977. Revised and redesignated AS 2063.1-1982. Second edition 1986. AS 2063.3 first published 1988. First published in New Zealand as NZS 8602:1989. AS 2063.3-1988, NZS 8602:1989 and part of AS 2063.1-1982 revised, amalgamated and redesignated AS/NZS 3838:1998.

AS 2512.5-1986 Methods of testing protective helmets - Determination of strength of retention system and its attachment points
AS 2512.7-1986 Methods of testing protective helmets - Determination of stability of lightweight protective helmets
AS 1609-1981 Eye protectors for motor cyclists and racing car drivers
AS/NZS 2512.1:1998 Methods of testing protective helmets Definitions and headforms
AS/NZS 2512.8:1998 Methods of testing protective helmets Measurement of peak deflection
AS 2512.3.1-1981 Methods of testing protective helmets Determination of impact energy attenuation - Helmet drop test
AS/NZS 2512.6:1998 Methods of testing protective helmets Measurement of horizontal peripheral vision clearance
AS/NZS 2512.4:1998 Methods of testing protective helmets Determination of penetration resistance
AS/NZS 2512.2:1998 Methods of testing protective helmets General requirements for the conditioning and preparation of test specimens and laboratory conditions
AS 2512.1-1984 Methods of testing protective helmets Definitions and headforms
AS 2342-1992 Development, testing and implementation of information and safety symbols and symbolic signs (Reconfirmed 2013)

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