Work Item
ASTM WK81691

New Test Method for a Rotational Methodology with a Head/Neck System

1. Scope

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.


Developed by Subcommittee: F08.53

Committee: F08

Staff Manager: Joe Koury

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-28-2022

Technical Contact: Peter Cripton

Item: 000