Safety News

22 June 2017

FIA Informative note: FIASDH-17-003

      New labelling system for re-validated competition seats

 

FIA Informative note: FIASDH-17-004

      New labelling system for re-certified safety fuel bladders

 

15 June 2017

File: FIA Information note: FIASDH-17-002

      Modification of regulation related to Yellow flag / Red flag in Rally

 

31 May 2017

FIA Information note: FIASDH-17-001

      Modification of rear jacking points in single seater cars

 

6 April 2017

SAFETY LEAFLET - Driver Safety Equipment

      French version

      English version

 

31 March 2017

FIA Information Note

      URGENT: Fire Extinguisher Valve Co. Ltd (FEV) - safe emptying procedure of cylinders

 

FIA Information Note

      Helmets visor opening

 

26 March 2017

FIA Information Note

        URGENT: Fire Extinguisher Valve Co. Ltd (FEV) – recall of cylinders

 

FIA Information Note

      Safety Fuel Tanks

 

15 March 2017

FIA Information Note

      Rally door foam - Installation Guidelines

 

16 January 2017

FIA Information note

      CARL Fuel tank labelling mistake

 

21 December 2016

ASN Information note

      Update on FIA Standard 8853-2016 - Safety Harness

 

ASN Information note

      Update on FIA 8867-2016 - Mechanics protective clothing

 

ASN Information note

      Update on CM2016 Children's helmets

 

ASN Information note

      Update on GRADE FIA JUNIOR-D OFF-ROAD

 

APPENDIX A TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPORTING CODE

      Updated following the WMSC 30 November 2016

 

APPENDIX H TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPORTING CODE

      Updated following the WMSC 30 November 2016

 

APPENDIX L TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPORTING CODE

      Updated following the WMSC 30 November 2016

 

APPENDIX O TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPORTING CODE

      Updated following the WMSC 30 November 2016

 

APPENDIX V TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPORTING CODE

      Updated following the WMSC 30 November 2016

 

1 December 2016

ASN Information note

      Update of FIA Standard 8853-2016

 

ASN Information note Retention System

      Update of FIA Standard 8860-2010

 

ASN Information note Balaclava Positioning

      Update of Appendix L Chapter III ''DRIVERS' EQUIPMENT '' - Article 2 ''FLAME-RESISTANT CLOTHING''

 

ASN Information note Grade A Licence

      Update of Appendix L Chapter I ''FIA International Driver's Licences'' - Artilce 4 ''Qualification for Grade A and B''

 

ASN Information note Helmet maximum weight

      Update of Appendix L Chapter III “DRIVERS’ EQUIPMENT” - Article 1 “HELMETS”
      Update of FIA Standards 8859-2015 and 8860-2010

 

16 November 2016

Leaflet - Safety Equipment Checklist

 

18 October 2016

APPENDIX O TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPORTING CODE

      Updated following the WMSC 28 September 2016

 

05 October 2016

APPENDIX L TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPORTING CODE

      Updated following the WMSC 28 September 2016

 

15 July 2016

ASN Information note Tear-off Disposal

      Updated conditions of use of helmet tear-offs

ASN Information note Grades Licence

      Updated qualification requirements for Grades A Licence

ASN Information note Super Licence

      Updated qualifications requirements and conditions of issue for the Super Licence

ASN Information note WRC balaclava

      New recommendation for the use of a special balaclava at WRC events

 

28 June 2016

APPENDIX L TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPORTING CODE 

      Updated following the WMSC 24 June 2016

 

2 June 2016

ASN Information note underwear overlap

      Updated Specification for Flame Resistant Clothing

 

22 April 2016

ASN Information note underwear labelling

       New labelling for underwear, balaclavas, gloves and shoes

ASN Information note extractable seat

       Updated Specification for Extractable Seats in Open Cockpit Cars

ASN Information note HANS Installation Best Practices

       HANS Installation Best Practices - Table listing some of the reasons and solutions

ASN Information note new extinguisher standard

       New FIA Standard 8865-2015 “Plumbed-in and hand-held fire extinguisher systems”

ASN Information note new harness standard

       New FIA Standard 8853-2016 “Safety Harnesses”

ASN Information note new helmet standard

       New FIA Standard 8859-2015 “Premium Helmet”

ASN Information note Racing Nets Installation Specification

       FIA 8863 Racing Nets Installation Specification

 

16 April 2016

FIA Educating Drivers on Anti-doping Regulations

       The FIA has begun a comprehensive education programme of drivers competing in its World Championships, as well as Formula E, Formula 3 and Formula 4.

 

07 December 2015

New marking for helmet visors_New

      Updated document on full helmet visors fitted on full face helmets

 

15 May 2015

New marking for helmet visors_Old

       Full helmet visors fitted on full face helmets must now be labelled with an FIA sticker. In this document we explain the details of the new marking and present some guidelines on how to check the visors.