Survitec to attend Emergency Services Show 2017


Safety and survival solutions provider Survitec is to exhibit its latest range of emergency response safety products at ESS 2017 at Birmingham’s NEC from September 20th to 21st.

Taking centre stage will be the pioneering Crewsaver Crewfit XD workvest lifejacket in a fire retardant option, an efficient choice for rescue workers, welders and anyone that may need protecting from sparks and embers. The Crewfit XD Fire Retardant lifejacket will be available in both 150N and 275N bladder sizes, Hammar automatic and manual inflation options and harness and non-harness attachment. The modular design of the Crewsaver workvest creates a comprehensive lifejacket range that includes a choice of covers, inflation types and harness options to allow the buyer to cater for their individual workforce requirements with ease.

Survitec will also introduce the new SONICS CBRN Bio-Skin suit, a lightweight, discrete and breathable stretch fabric with a unique design that offers exceptional mobility, comfort and protection in a CBRN environment. The Bio-Skin is worn close to skin under any uniform and offers the wearer significant weight/bulk, thermal, comfort and protective advances over traditional carbon based materials. Also on display will be the SONICS MilPod, a specialist man portable stretcher used for extraction and treatment of a casualty that has been injured or contaminated in a CBRN environment. The system ensures the first responder team, aircraft or vehicle used for the extraction are not contaminated.

Visitors to the Survitec stand (C73) will also be able to see the latest range of Crewsaver lifejackets, survival suit technology, buoyancy aids and emergency rescue equipment. In addition to the fire & rescue service, Survitec’s products will be of particular interest and relevance to the Police, Search and Rescue teams other frontline emergency services.

Mark Hart, UK Sales Director of Survitec, said: “We are looking forward to attending this year’s show at the NEC and the opportunity for us to meet many of our existing customers and new ones. With our ever-expanding portfolio of safety solutions, health & safety is our focus, so it is an ideal time to show that Survitec can support the Police, Fire & Rescue services with our wide range of survival and rescue solutions. Our safety experts are keen to help customers improve the standard of their safety equipment, reduce their operating costs and talk through the latest developments in our survival equipment.”