A back protector has been developed to protect your spine. Back protectors are available as an inserts for your motorcycle jacket, but also as a separate back protector. Back protectors are tested on CE level 2 and CE level 1.
Generally, all motorcycle jackets come with shoulder protection and elbow protection. The back protector for your motorcycle jacket is not supplied 9 out of 10 times. It could be you want to complement your motorcycle jacket with these back protectors.
But it is also possible that you don't like your current backprotector. Then you can always check if there is another variant that feels more comfortable.
Brands of back protection in motorcycle gear
There are several brands for back protection in motorcycle gear on the market. The more well-known brands are D3O and Sas-Tec. But so many motorcycle gear manufacturers have their own collection for protection. REV'IT has a line called SEESOFT™ (CE-level 2) and SEESMART™ (CE-level 1). And so Alpinestars has their Nucleon collection and Dainese their Pro-Armor collection.
A famous name for separate back protectors is Forcefield Body Armor, which is often used on the circuit. Forcefield Body Armor specializes in impact protection. The Forcefield brand has won numerous awards over the years and continues to innovate. Most separate back protectors have a band around the waist for extra support in the lower back.
Which size of back protector?
The right size back protector starts at your upper dorsal vertebra and continues to your tailbone.
CE-approved level of protection in motorcycle gear
There are 2 levels for protection in motorcycle clothing. CE-level 2 and CE-level 1, where CE-level 2 is higher than CE-level 1. These have been tested on the norm EN1621-2: 2014.
Motorcycle airbags in motorcycle gear
Airbag vests become more popular every day. Also because it is becoming more and more affordable. Motorcycle airbags can be divided into two groups. Those that function completely stand alone and a type that is connected to a mounting cord on the motorbike.
Customer service of Biker Outfit
Do you have questions about back protection in motorcycle gear? Then contact our customer service specialists. We are happy to help you with expert advice! In addition to motorcycle back protection, you can also find other accessories such as waterproof bags, winter gloves, summer gloves and heated gloves.
We offer a wide range of motorcycle gear. Of course you are invited to our shop in Amsterdam. Here you will find our full range of motorcycle protection. Back protectors for the motorbike can be ordered easily and quickly. With an order from € 50,- you will benefit from free shipping in NL.