DIN Standards Committee Sports Equipment
DIN EN 13089
Mountaineering equipment - Ice-tools - Safety requirements and test methods; German version EN 13089:2011
Bergsteigerausrüstung - Eisgeräte - Sicherheitstechnische Anforderungen und Prüfverfahren; Deutsche Fassung EN 13089:2011
This standard specifies safety requirements and test methods for ice-tools for use in mountaineering including climbing, and as a buried anchor for protection against falls. This document is based on the former UIAA standard C (Union Internationale des Associations d'Alpinisme) which has been prepared with international participation. The Committee responsible for this standard is NA 112-04-05 AA "Bergsteigerausrüstung" ("Mountaineering equipment") at DIN.