Safety equipment: Helmet offers comfort for work at height and rescue

Safety products: With its strong chinstrap, PETZL America’s VERTEX BEST helmet sets the standard in head protection for workers at height.

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Safety equipment: With its strong chinstrap, PETZL America’s VERTEX BEST helmet sets the standard in head protection for workers at height. Its unventilated shell protects against electrical hazards and molten metal splash. Its six-point textile suspension ensures maximum comfort, and its CenterFit adjustment system adjusts the headband and keeps the helmet centered on the head. The VERTEX BEST is designed for optimal attachment of a PIXA or DUO headlamp, a VIZIR, VIZIR SHADOW or VIZEN protective shield, and hearing protection.

Description

• Optimal protection for work at height:
o shock absorption achieved through deformation of the outer shell
o its closed shell offers protection against electrical risk and molten metal splash
o strong chinstrap (more than 50 daN) limits the risk of losing the helmet during a fall

• Very comfortable to wear:
o six-point textile suspension conforms perfectly to the shape of the head
o CenterFit adjustment system adjusts the headband and keeps the helmet centered on the head
o comes with two sizes of headband foam

• Many accessories are available in order to adapt the helmet to its use:
o PIXA or DUO headlamp (front and back slots)
o headlamp with elastic headband (headlamp clips)
o VIZIR, VIZIR SHADOW or VIZEN protective shield (side inserts)
o hearing protection (side slots)

Specifications

• Head circumference: 53-63 cm
• Weight: 455 g
• Material(s): ABS, nylon, polycarbonate, high-strength polyester, polyethylene
• Certification(s): CE*, ANSI Z89.1-2009 type I classe E
• * Meets the requirements of the EN 397 and EN 12492 standards for impact protection. Meets the requirements of the EN 397 and EN 50365 standards for electrical insulation. Meets the optional requirements of the EN 397 standard for molten metal spray, lateral deformation and use in low temperatures.

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