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These standards and publications set out the specification for protective headwear for firefighters, for use in industry and in a number of activities, such as cycling and cricket.

Key standards

BS EN 443:2008
Helmets for fire fighting in buildings and other structures

BS 8466:2006
Hats. Protection against solar UVR. Method of test and performance requirements

BS EN 960:2006
Headforms for use in the testing of protective helmets

BS EN 14052:2012+A1:2012
High performance industrial helmets

BS EN 14572:2005
High performance helmets for equestrian activities

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