The EVO 8 is one of the best Safety Helmets money can buy ! RRP £36.50 each.
Mk®8 Evolution®EN14052 Industrial Safety Helmet The Mk®8 Evolution® safety helmet was the only industrial hard hat in the world to meet and exceed the far tougher head protection standard EN14052 - this was the biggest advance in industrial head protection in over 45 years. The EVO®8 safety helmet is designed for today’s highest risk environments where high impact / side impact situations are a concern such as Construction, Mining, Tunnelling, Demolition, Oil and Gas, Offshore Marine, Refinery and Petrochemical, High Pressure Jetting and certain Emergency Services. EN14052 is specified into EN1789 as a mandatory requirement for each crew member for type B & C road ambulances.
Designed and developed over two years the EVO®8 safety helmets excellent build quality complements the high standard of design and materials which go into the helmet, including features such as a high density liner and a comfortable new harness system which create unparalleled wearer comfort and acceptability.
EN14052 requires the helmet to withstand over 100 joules crown impact (compared to 49 joules under EN397) and for the first time to withstand side impact protection of 50 joules to an angle of up to 60 from vertical in a 360° radius around the shell.
Suitable for: • Demolition • Heavy Construction • Mining / Tunnelling • Refinery, Oil and Gas • Offshore / Marine