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Table 1 Impact surfaces and pass criteria for the four equestrian helmet standard tests (g = 9.81 m/s2)

From: Do equestrian helmets prevent concussion? A retrospective analysis of head injuries and helmet damage from real-world equestrian accidents

Standard Anvil Impact velocity (m/s) Pass criterion (g) Total no. of impact locations (all anvils)
BS EN1384: 2017 Flat 5.94 < 250 3
Hemi
Hazard
Snell E2016 Flat 6.26 < 275 4
Hemi 5.60
Hazard 5.24
PAS 015: 2016 Flat 5.94 < 250 and < 225 Average 4
Hemi
Hazard 5.40
ASTM F1163-15 Flat 5.94 < 300 4
Hemi
Hazard 5.40