DIN Standards Committee Sports Equipment
DIN EN 12275
Mountaineering equipment - Connectors - Safety requirements and test methods; German version EN 12275:2013
Bergsteigerausrüstung - Karabiner - Sicherheitstechnische Anforderungen und Prüfverfahren; Deutsche Fassung EN 12275:2013
The document specifies safety requirements and test methods for connectors for use in mountaineering including climbing. This document is a product standard and deals in particular with aspects of (product) safety. The committee responsible for this standard is NA 112-04-05 AA "Bergsteigerausrüstung" ("Mountaineering equipment") at DIN.