Protective helmets for vehicle users

This Standard specifies requirements for protective headgear for vehicle users, designed to mitigate the adverse effect of a blow to the head. The Standard is written with particular reference to motor cyclists, but is also applicable to users of other types of motor vehicles. Marking requirements and instructions for use and care are also included.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • The Standard was approved on behalf of the Council of Standards Australia on 24 January 2006 and on behalf of the Council of Standards New Zealand on 3 February 2006 and supersedes Australian Standard AS 1698:1988 (record no. 8902AR013E) and New Zealand Standard NZ 5430:1992. Includes Amendment 1 (September 2007) and Amendment 2 (May 2009).
  • Corporate Authors:

    Standards New Zealand



  • Publication Date: 2006-2


  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 11p
  • Serial:
    • Issue Number: AS/NZS 1698:2006

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01387717
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • ISBN: 0733772692
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 23 2012 12:21AM