Bell RS7 Pro Helmet , Size 57 , Used Twice. The FIA’s Mobility department has identified three countries in which to test the first batch of helmets – India, Jamaica and Tanzania. Add to Cart.
The FIA is determined to disrupt these sub-standard markets worldwide.
To comply with the new e-Privacy directive, we need to ask for your consent to set the cookies. SPARCO Sky RF-7W Carbon full face FIA helmet, SNELL SA2015 €948.00. As Pascotto says: “We need to increase community awareness of the effectiveness of the helmet in reducing the risk of motorcycle injury and disability and, at the same time, engage with helmet producers to show that there could be a market for better quality helmets.
“The President asked us to identify key areas where the work of the Sport division could be exploited for the benefit of road users. The peak deceleration shall not exceed 275G. The FIA recently made a major breakthrough in this regard by agreeing a deal with Steelbird, a helmet manufacturer based in India. 22.05-certified and comfortable to wear in hot and humid countries,” says FIA Head of Competitor Safety Nuno Costa, who is applying his experience of developing competition helmets to this mobility project. These helmets were formed with F1 to increase driver safety and helmet performance. This was achieved at the end of last year and the next step is to produce 3,000 of these helmets to distribute for field testing. The new helmet standards have been developed after a decade of research and offer improved safety to the driver including ballistic protection and increased energy absorption over the current helmets on offer. Awarded by an expert and passionate jury from... On the call of FIA and WEF, distinguished... A public health issue 3,500 people are killed in... Video of Slowing down save lives In support of the... World Council for Automobile Mobility and Tourism, Judgements of the International Court of Appeal, FIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship, FIA Masters Historic Sports Car Championship, FIA Lurani Trophy for Formula Junior Cars, FIA European Historic Sporting Rally Championship, FIA Trophy for Historic Regularity Rallies, International Sporting Code and Appendices, FIA Leads Global Project for affordable, High-Safety Helmets, "Millions of lives to save on the roads": a Road Safety book by Jean Todt, Didier Drogba joins the #3500LIVES Global Road Safety Campaign, 87th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans offers platform to promote Road Safety and the #3500LIVES Campaign, H.S.H. The new helmets have been through vigorous tests including variable crash speeds to account for different accidents and a range of weights to account for different mass headforms. “Many companies are looking at our helmet demonstration programme with interest as they want to ensure their initiatives can deliver larger road safety gains. Sparco helmets are all FIA approved and, in addition to having the possibility of choosing either full-face or jet, it is also possible to select from Supercarbon, Carbon or Fibreglass material. The FIA’s Mobility department has identified three countries in which to test the first batch of helmets – India, Jamaica and Tanzania. To comply with the new e-Privacy directive, we need to ask for your consent to set the cookies. SPARCO Prime RF-9W Supercarbon full face helmet €2388.00. The FIA has two pillars, Sport and Mobility. He can also influence road safety programmes run by private companies. And as the usage of powered two-wheel vehicles increases, so does the fatality rate, to epidemic proportions.
Advanced Ballistic Protection: A 225g metal projectile fired at 250km/h. The AIP Foundation, a road safety organisation based in Vietnam, is opening a new 20,000 sqm facility in Hanoi to expand the production of low-cost tropical helmets, including UN ECE 22.05- standard helmets.
Sparco range of helmets for rally or circuit drivers with FIA-approval. Visor coating: Transmitter test to ensure colouration and vision is not significantly changed or distorted. Crush: A 10kg weight falling 5.1 metres onto helmet. Clearly, not an easy task or it would have been done before. The UN study found that up to 3.4 million deaths might result from motorcycle crashes between 2008 and 2020. Pellet must not penetrate the interior of the helmet. “So that is how the project started and with the help of our network of helmet manufacturers we identified some areas to develop an affordable helmet that would meet these two requirements – affordability and wearability.”. Visor penetration: Air rifle fires 1.2g pellet at visor. FHR mechanical strength: Test to ensure high strength of attachment points for Frontal Head Restraints. (The FIA worked with several helmet manufacturers including Bell, Still, Schuberth and Arai), Speaking on the new helmet standards, the FIA safety director, Laurent Mekies said, "The current top-end helmets are already the safest in the world but the new standard will take them to the next level. There are also more than eight different color schemes that can be applied to the outer shell of the helmet. GAME CHANGER High quality helmet wearing can be a game changer to achieve the ambitious global reduction target agreed in Stockholm. Working together with Spanish helmet manufacturer NZI, FIA safety engineers refined the design and came up with a helmet that could be produced at an affordable price and pass the UN safety tests. The next step will be to sign up more manufacturers to produce their own version of the low-cost, high-safety helmet. “We know the helmet is safe but we want to make sure it’s also fit for purpose in hot and humid climates,” says Baker. Low lateral impact: Helmet impact at 8.5 m/s. NZI is producing these helmets at its China factory and is aiming to ship them by the end of April, depending on whether restrictions are still in place from the Coronavirus pandemic. It will work with FIA member clubs, road safety agencies and local stakeholders in each of those countries to promote higher-quality helmets to a cross-section of motorcycle riders. Rather it wants to create a situation where market forces create the need for this product.
The 2019 helmets fall under the new FIA 8860-2018 standards. A policy on wearing motorcycle helmets is, therefore, essential for promoting safety. The FIA is the governing body of motor sport and promotes safe, sustainable and accessible mobility for all road users across the world. There are over a dozen different size options available for users to customize. A large selection of Sparco equipment.
This would generate a response from the local industries to adapt the current production and from the government to upgrade legislations.”. “We are going to get riders’ feedback to prove this is a suitable product.”. Under the new FIA 8860-2018 standard, all helmets must withstand the following tests: For the latest auto news and reviews, follow carandbike.com on Twitter, Facebook, and subscribe to our YouTube channel. But the majority of countries in this region allow for the use of helmets that provide lower protection compared to the United Nations helmet standards, which are mandated across most of Europe and in 79 countries around the world. They recognise the enormous scope of the network of FIA mobility clubs and that the FIA President has successfully advocated at government level for additional countries to mandate the UN Reg. The protection on sides has been extended to offer better compatibility with new single-seater headrests and closed car seat-side head protection systems. Peak deceleration on 'driver's head' shall not exceed 275G. 22.05 in the coming years, and they’re going to be ready with the first product when these markets open up to the UN regulation. As many as 1.4 million of those fatalities could be avoided with the proper use of safe helmets. Steelbird already produces an approved helmet for the Indian market so there are a lot of riders that are used to buying that brand. Low velocity impact: Helmet impact at 6 m/s. The 8860 helmets are also Snell approved as well. Standard impact: Helmet impact at 9.5m/s. This is where the FIA’s twin pillars of Sport and Mobility are proving truly potent.
Go to next slide - You may also like. The HJC 824-266 CL-17 Full-Face Motorcycle Helmet is a strong contender in this list because of its overall value and quality that it provides to its users. “The market forces didn’t naturally produce a product of this type because in the majority of countries where you have the UN Reg. Princess Charlène of Monaco and Charles Leclerc join the #3500LIVES Global Road Safety Campaign, JEAN TODT PROMOTES ROAD SAFETY AT INTERNATIONAL AUTOMOBILE FESTIVAL, The FIA and JCDecaux are renewing the #3500LIVES Global Road Safety campaign for the third year running, FIA REGION I LAUNCHES A NEW CAMPAIGN "SLOWING DOWN SAVES LIVES". Fox V1 Yorr Multi Adult Off Road MX Motocross Helmet - Yellow / Red / Pink Add to Compare. To achieve this, Baker and his team started with a number of European helmets that were already lightweight with good ventilation and fine-tuned the design to make it affordable without diminishing its safety performance. The transmitted force should not exceed 10 kN. The manufacturers who can adapt quickly will reap the rewards.”.