Body protection made easy

  • Published: British Equestrian Trade Association, 2012
  • Authors: British Equestrian Trade Association
  • Date Added: 18 Mar 2013
  • Last Update: 16 May 2014
  • Format: html

Objectives:

To give information on the types of body protection available and the standards the items should adhere to.

Methodology:

N/A

Key Findings:

  • Body protectors are designed to absorb impact from a fall or kick from a horse.

  • The BETA 2000 and 2009 body protector standard meets all the requirements of the European standard (EN 13158:2000).

Themes:

Body, protection, standards.

Comments:

A comprehensive page with links to other resources enabling equestrians to research the compliance of certain garments before deciding to purchase.

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