EN 397

EUROPEAN SAFETY HELMET STANDARD

All Head Protection must be tested to the relevant European Safety standards and must be CE marked. It is more than head knowledge – Act now and keep within the law.

Protection against mechanical impacts to the head safeguards the user against possible consequences such as brain injuries or skull fractures. The standard also includes protection against lateral deformation of the helmet, as well as protecting the wearer from dangerous head injuries.

Industrial safety helmets that comply with standard EN 397 generally meet the following safety requirements: