There are various types of type-approvals and safety certification with regard to horse riding helmets and each one has different requirements: this is why it is important to choose the helmet with the greatest number of certifications possible.
Each certification refers to a specific combination of standards to which the helmets must conform in order to be awarded the certification.
KEP Italia helmets are amongst the safest riding helmets in the world; conforming to the requirements of three different types of standard, they have been awarded five different certifications. These are:
The European CE, which refers to standard VG1 01.040 2014-12
The American and Canadian SEI, which refer to standard ASTM F1163/2015
The British KITEMARK, which refers to standard PAS015:2011
The British KITEMARK, which refers to standard VG1 01.040 2014-12
The British IC MARK, which refers to standard VG1 01.040 2014-12