Buyers' Guide: head protection
November 27, 2000
BASEBALL BUMP CAP
The First Base™ Bump Cap from Bullard combines the safety of a bump cap with the familiar style of a baseball hat. Its twill outer covering hides a protective ABS plastic inner liner. The cap provides bump and scrape protection. Bullard, Cynthiana, KY.
MSA offers a line of V-Gard® hardhats emblazoned with Nascar racing team drivers and sponsors. The logos of six Nascar racing drivers — Bobby Labonte, Mark Martin, Tony Stewart, Jeff Burton, Rusty Wallace, and Bill Elliot — are available. Each helmet is embossed with the team sponsor, the driver’s racing number on each side, and the driver’s signature. MSA, Pittsburgh, PA.
Improve worker visibility and safety with Occulux II™ custom logos and reflective striping available from Direct Safety. Logos and striping are vinyl with acrylic adhesive backing and attach instantly to hardhats. Direct Safety Co., Tempe, AZ.
The A29 and A29R hardhats are injection-molded hardhats made from seamless high-density polyethylene. This provides enhanced strength, rigidity and durability in a lightweight hat. All materials used are dielectric, suitable for high-voltage protection. Arkon Safety Equipment, Inc., Charlotte, NC.