1.2 - Personal Protective Equipment

1.2A UPPERGUARD™

The UPPERGUARD is an integrated upper body protection system made from Polypropylen.  Protection is provided for the shoulders, sides, arms, and elbows.  The arm, elbow, and forearm protectors are detachable.  The UPPERGUARD is available from extra small to extra large for male and female officers.  It weighs less than 4lb (1.8kg).

   
1.2B SHIN PROTECTOR (SP-1)

Constructed from high impact ABS thermoplastic molding lined with impact absorbing foam laminate. The outer skin being user friendly for extra comfort. Secured to the leg by 50mm wide webbing straps and Velcro fastenings. The SP-1 gives excellent protection to ankle and shin. Straps are riveted to ABS with non-rust rivets. The SP-1 is available in 2 performance levels - Level 1 and Level 2. Level 2 is available in 3 sizes:

Size 1 Shin Length 290mm
Size 2 Shin Length 310mm
Size 3 Shin Length 350mm

   
1.2C SHIN/KNEE PROTECTOR (SNP-2)

Constructed from high impact ABS thermoplastic molding lined with impact absorbing foam laminate. The outer skin being user friendly for extra comfort. The SNP-2 gives complete protection for the ankle, shin and knee. Secured to the shin by 50mm wide webbing straps and a 30mm wide elasticated strap around the knee, all with Velcro fastenings. Straps are riveted to ABS with non-rust rivets. The SNP-2 is available in 2 performance levels - Level 1 and Level 2. Level 2 is available in 3 sizes:

Size 1 Shin Length 290mm
Size 2 Shin Length 330mm
Size 3 Shin Length 350mm

 

   
1.2D LIGHTWEIGHT SHIN/KNEE PROTECTOR (SNP-3)

Constructed from high impact ABS thermoplastic moldings lined with impact absorbing foam laminate. The outer skin being user friendly for extra comfort. The SNP-3 gives excellent protection for the shin and knee and is designed for officers in more mobile operations. Secured to the shin by 50mm wide elasticated straps and a 30mm wide elasticated strap around the knee, all with Velcro fastenings. Straps are riveted to ABS with non-rust rivets. The SNP-3 is available in 2 performance levels - Level 1 and Level 2. Level 2 is available in 3 sizes:

Size 1 Shin Length 290mm
Size 2 Shin Length 330mm
Size 3 Shin Length 360mm

   
1.2E FOREARM/ELBOW PROTECTOR (FEP)

Constructed from high impact ABS thermoplastic moldings lined with impact absorbing foam laminate. The outer skin being user friendly for extra comfort. The FEP gives excellent protection for the forearm and elbow. It is secured to the forearm by 50mm wide elasticated straps and to the elbow by a 30mm wide elasticated strap, all with Velcro fastenings. Straps are riveted to ABS with non-rust rivets. The FEP is available in 2 performance levels - Level 1 and Level 2. Level 2 is available in 3 sizes:

Size 1 Forearm Length 185mm
Size 2 Forearm Length 205mm
Size 3 Forearm Length 225mm

   
1.2F THIGH PROTECTOR (TP)

Constructed from high impact ABS thermoplastic molding lined with impact absorbing foam laminate. The outer skin being user friendly for extra comfort. The TP gives excellent protection to the front and side of the thigh and is designed to be worn with a Shin/Knee Protector. It is secured to the thigh with a 50mm wide elasticated strap and to the trouser belt by a 30mm wide webbing strap, both straps have Velcro fastenings. The straps are riveted to ABS with non-rust rivets. The TP is available in 2 performance levels - Level 1 and Level 2. Level 2 is available in 3 sizes:

Size 1 Thigh Length 305mm
Size 2 Thigh Length 330mm
Size 3 Thigh Length 360mm

   
1.2G UPPER ARM PROTECTOR (UA)

Constructed from high impact ABS thermoplastic molding lined with impact absorbing foam laminate. The outer skin being user friendly for extra comfort. The UA is designed to be worn with the Forearm/Elbow Protector and gives excellent protection to the area between the elbow and the shoulder. It is secured to the arm by a 50mm wide elasticated strap with Velcro fastenings. The strap is riveted to ABS by non-rust rivets. The UA is available in 2 performance levels - Level 1 and Level 2. Level 2 is available in 3 sizes:

Size 1 Length 180mm
Size 2 Length 190mm
Size 3 Length 200mm