Product Profiles: Safety

June 10, 2005

The following product descriptions of equipment are offered as a service to readers and are not intended as an endorsement.

SAFETY APPAREL for airlines and FBOs is available from Transportation Safety Apparel. Offering ANSI 107-1099 compliant safety wear jackets, vests, tees, and rainsuits, available in high-visibility lime and orange. All items can be personalized;

TAILORED TRAINING PROGRAMS that include airport-specific information on policies, management, and employee responsiblities, identification media, access controls, and emergency procedures are created by AviaEd. Programs feature an emphasis on the regulatory requirements, safety and security incidences, and an individual’s responsiblities to create safe work areas;

THE AVIATOR AISLE EASE-E WHEELCHAIR is available from Theradyne Healthcare Products Division. Non-life aisle chair with front swivel wheels features flip-up armrests, adjustable headrest, and shoulder and waist restraining belts for passenger safety and comfort. All-steel frame is powder-coated in custom colors for airline recognition, image enhancement;

THE EZ MASK, a compact protective face mask for use against infectious diseases, mycobacterium, tuberculosis, smoke, and other respitory hazards, is available from Base Safety Gear. Individually wrapped and designed to fit in a pocket, purse, or briefcase, for easy access during emergencies;

ILLUMINATED SAFETY PRODUCTS from PolyBrite International are distributed by AeroSafe. These flashing or steady illuminated vests, belts, armbands, markers, and marshalling wand are powered by two AA batteries for up to 600 hours;