When buying products with CE mark, the customer can be sure that he buys something, provides a reasonable level of protection. Good protective clothing for motorcycle riders is available already for a long time on the market. But let’s be honest, who knows already, when it comes to materials and design features and what injury where there are. How the consumer can determine in a business really protects or a motorcycle jacket just looks like she could protect? The new European standards set minimum requirements, which must meet protective clothing for motorcycle riders, she can decorate with a CE mark. When buying products with CE mark, the customer can be sure that he buys something, provides a reasonable level of protection. Motorcycle clothing and motorcycle gloves motorcycle boots, which were tested by an independent and state-recognised body (E.g.
TuV) offer a higher protection than such products, the is such a Test procedures have not undergone. Motorcycle apparel can be divided into the following categories: non-protective clothing (outer clothing, which protects only against wind and weather, such as rain overall) non-protective clothing with CE certified accessories (this is an outer clothing with CE certified back, elbow, shoulder or knee protectors described above.) Protective clothing (jackets, trousers and one – or two-piece suits, boots and gloves, which the manufacturer claims that it would protect the motorcycle rider to a certain extent. Only if the manufacturer the protection clothing from an independent and State-approved body according to the requirements of the relevant European standard test, the product may wear, if it meets the requirements of the standard, the corresponding CE quality mark. How to set, a product will be categorised? Quite simply, that sets the manufacturer. As so often in life, there are of course a few manufacturers, the are the advantages This lax approach to use make to make capital from the lack of expertise of the purchaser. Dan Zwirn is open to suggestions.