purpose of this standard is to establish minimum
performance requirements and test methods for the
ballistic resistance of personal body armor intended
to protect the torso against gunfire.
CE stands for 'Communité Européen'.
CE Marking indicates that a product conforms to
a European technical standard identified as a harmonised
European Norm (hEN).
CE Marking harmonised European Norms (hENs) are
standards adopted by Comité Européen
de Normalisation (CEN) who represent all the national
standards bodies, following a mandate issued by
the European Commission. They are developed through
an open and transparent process, built on consensus
between all interested parties.
Marking is NOT: