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This International Standard specifies performance requirements and test methods for head and face protection for use in ice hockey. NOTE 1 The intent is to reduce the risk of injury to the head and face without compromising the form or appeal of the game. NOTE 2 Ice hockey is a sport in which there is a risk of injury. This International Standard is intended only for helmets and face protectors used for ice hockey. Ice hockey helmets afford no protection from neck or spinal injury. Severe head, brain or spinal injuries, including paralysis or death, may occur in spite of using an ice hockey helmet in accordance with this International Standard. Performance requirements and test methods, where appropriate, are given for the following: a) construction; b) shock absorption; c) puck-impact resistance; d) penetration; e) retention-system properties; f) field of vision; g) marking and information. The head and face protection is intended for use by a) players, b) goalkeepers and c) certain functionaries (e.g. referees).
|Nederlandse titel||Hoofd- en gezichtsbescherming voor ijshockeyspelers|
|Engelse titel||Head and face protection for ice hockey players|