One piece of advice to parents when considering helmet options is to avoid relying on any single data point, rating or measurement," said Mike Oliver, NOCSAE
criticizes the ASTM's standards for face guards.
This year NOCSAE
has begun requiring manufacturers to contract with Safety Equipment Institute (SEI) to certify their equipment as compliant with NOCSAE
17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This month the National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE
) will begin requiring third-party certification for athletic equipment to meet NOCSAE
standards, in accordance with ANSI/ISO national and international guidelines.
This resulted in the new R-M helmet model that passed the NOCSAE
Riddell also makes NOCSAE
certified face masks in two models: Z-Bar with Thick Coat and Z-Bar with Dura Tuff.
In response to the decision by NOCSAE
to decertify the Cascade R helmet, Cascade has developed a program to supplement the interior padding of the Cascade R helmet to effectively address the problems, which had resulted in the decertification.
and NAERA brought the recertification problem to a "head"
24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment has voided the manufacturers' NOCSAE
certification for the Warrior Regulator and the Cascade Model R lacrosse helmets.
Test all equipment to NOCSAE
(National Operating Committee for Standards in Athletic Equipment) standards.
Nokona's face guards, which are available with a Nose Bar or Face Bar, are all NOCSAE
certified and come in White or Grey.
To help anyone pursuing a story on helmets, standards, testing or concussions, many of the experts from NOCSAE
are available for interviews.