CE/ TüV Certification

Alpride Avalanche Airbag products are CE certified.


The certification is  issued by TüV Süd Product Service GmbH  according to Article 10 of Council Directive 89/686/EEC for personal protective equipment as classified in Article 8 (PPE of category 2).


The new norm for avalanche airbag EN16716 will be issued in summer 2017. As soon as this norm is released,  Alpride certificates will be updated according to this new norm.


Until this new norm is published, avalanche airbags can be certified only according to the directive 89/686/EEC.

The Alpride Production Site is certified by TüV SüD

Since the 25.01.2016, The Alpride Production Site is certified by TÜV SÜD  Product  Service GmbH.

"The requirements to a faultless and homogeneous fabrication as stated in the test and certification rules are met.

The applied and documented quality assurance procedures  were found suitable"



Marc-Antoine Schaer

Ing. Dipl. EPFL in MicroTechnology

Founder & CEO Alpride SA

email: marc-antoine.schaer(at)alpride.com

phone: +41 79 600 19 37

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2523 Lignières - Switzerland

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