V-Gard® 950 Class 2 Non-Vented Protective Cap

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The V-Gard 950 Class 2 safety helmet has been developed for electrical activities requiring demanding arc flash protection up to 7kA. This balanced and lightweight unvented electrician's helmet features an integrated GS-ET-29 Class 2 (7kA) faceshield with a light transmittance ≥ 75% and a MSA-unique extended neck & ear flaps protection.
  • Modern, dynamic with sports styled shell
  • Made of ABS for strength and lateral crush protection (LD option)
  • Low profile (patented visor mechanism which minimises helmet shell size)
  • GS-ET-29 Class 2 (7kA) light blue integrated faceshield with light transmittance ≥ 75%, protecting against impact, chemical splash, UV radiation, molten metal splash and electric arc
  • Unique extended ear and neck flaps fitted, ensuring protection against arc flash up to 7kA; 2 positions : working or stand-by
  • Channel around perimeter of the helmet diverts rain and debris from user
  • Electrically insulating helmet meeting EN 397 440 V AC & EN 50365 1000 V AC
  • Protection against molten metal (MM option)
  • Complete with 4-point chinstrap for better helmet retention
  • Protective foam at the top of the faceshield for an enhanced seal
  • Premium anti-fog/anti-scratch coating faceshield fits over all corrective or safety glasses
  • Reliable one handed smooth movement, even gloved
  • 2 faceshield positions (up or completely down)
  • 6-point Fas-Trac® III ratchet suspension with premium washable and replaceable sweatband
  • Balance and stability with a lower nape strap
  • Ratchet offers smooth rotation
  • Anti-static assembly; ELECTROSTATIC-INERIS certified for use in ATEX/explosive environments
  • Helmet delivered in a protective reusable storage bag
Markets: Oil & Gas, Construction, General Industry, Mining, Utilities
Applications: Confined Space, Working at Heights, Turnarounds & Plant Maintenance
  • 8 colors: white, blue, red, green, yellow, orange, Hi-Vis yellow, Hi-Vis orange
  • Head sizes from 52–63 cm
  • Lifetime of helmet: 3 years storage + 5 years use
  • Version with badge/lamp holder option
  • Optional reflective stickers for 360° visibility, day and night
  • Optional logo customization on 4 locations, from 12 helmets only
  • Winter liners, individual name sticker

Approvals subject to change without notice and may differ based on configuration, part number and/or country.
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Certified by CE notified body APAVE (0082) according to:
  • EN397:2012, Industrial Safety Helmets with options Very low temperature (-30°C), lateral deformation (LD), Molten Metal (MM), 440V AC (electrical insulation)
  • EN 50365 Electrical class 0 nominal voltage up to 1000 V A.C. and 1500 V D.C.
  • V-Gard 950 Class 2 EN397/EN50365 CE Certificate

    Certified by CE notified body DINCERTCO (0196) according to:

    • EN166:2001 Personal eye equipment (2C-1,2 1 B 3 8-2-0 9 KN)
    • 2C-1.2 = UV Filtering according to EN170:2002
    • 1 = Optical quality
    • B = Resistance to medium energy impact 120 m/s
    • 3 = Protection against liquid splash
    • “8” = Electric arc resistance according to EN166:2001
    • “2”= Protection class 2 (7kA) according to GS-ET-29
    • “0”= Best Light Transmission Class according to GS-ET-29 =, VLT>75%
    • 9 = Resistance to molten metals and hot solids
    • K = Resistance to surface damage by fine particles according to EN 168: 2001, clause 15
    • N = Resistance to fogging
    • V-Gard 950 EN166 GS-ET-29 Class 2 (7kA) CE Certificate

    System for ensuring EC quality of production by means of monitoring EU notified body APAVE (0082)

    Certified by INERIS to ISO 80079-36 : 2016 for safe use in ATEX areas* (ELECTROSTATIC-INERIS Certificate n° 29406)

    • Dust: zones 20, 21, 22 (all zones)
    • Gas: zones 1 & 2 with gas group IIA (Propane)
    * Caution: When working in an ATEX area operatives must be fully equipped with appropriate PPE eg. dissipative shoes (earth resistance less than 1.108Ω), not just suitable industrial helmets!