This task group will develop the laboratory equipment, procedures and basic requirements pertinent to testing the performance of helmets during rotational loading using an instrumented head and neck test apparatus. Deviations and additions to this test method will be specified, as required, in individual ASTM performance standards.
rotational; headform; helmet testing
Currently there is no existing standard that covers this type of testing for helmet safety
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.
Date Initiated: 04-28-2022
Technical Contact: Peter Cripton