DS/EN 958:2017

Mountaineering equipment - Energy absorbing systems for use in klettersteig (via ferrata) climbing - Safety requirements and test methods


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
Subject:
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Legislation:

Legislation

Harmonized under:
  • Regulation (EU) 2016/425 of the European Parliament and of the Council on personal protective equipment and repealing Council Directive 89/686/EEC

Harmonized standards:
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Scope

This European Standard specifies safety requirements and test methods for energy absorbing systems (EAS) for use in climbing on a Via Ferrata, for users weighing not less than 40 kg (total weight without equipment) and no more than 120 kg (total weight including the equipment).

NOTE – This European Standard is one of a package of standards for mountaineering equipment, see Annex A.



Number of pages: 20

Published: 2017-03-21

Date of approval: 2017-03-20

International relationships : EN 958:2017 IDT

ICS: 97.220.40 - Outdoor and water sports equipment

Item number: M297068


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 136
  • CEN/TC 136/WG 5

Danish committee

DS/S-230