Ventilated Safety Helmet helps keep workers cool.

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Serpent(TM) Ventilated Safety Helmet with CoolSense(TM) air flow system lets heat escape. Featuring snake-head shell design, it includes cushioned brow pad that helps absorb moisture and perspiration as well as rain trough that helps divert water from workers' faces. Durable high-density polyethylene material weighs 13.1 oz, while 6-point nylon suspension provides impact absorption. Available with pin-lock or ratchet suspension, lightweight helmet adjusts to fit 6 5/8 to 8¼ head sizes.

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Gateway Safety Offers Serpent Ventilated Safety Helmets to Keep Workers Cooler in Warm Weather

March 20, 2008 - According to NIOSH, working in a hot environment can lower workers' mental alertness and physical performance or divert their attention from their tasks. To help offset the adverse effects of working in hot weather, Gateway Safety offers the Serpent(TM) Ventilated Safety Helmet with the CoolSense(TM) air flow system that lets heat escape, keeping workers cooler and therefore promoting compliance. A soft cushioned brow pad helps absorb moisture and perspiration.

The Serpent's snake-head shell design looks ultra-cool, so workers will want to wear it. They'll be protected by its extremely durable but lightweight high-density polyethylene material, weighing in at just 13.1 ounces. The soft, six-point nylon suspension is comfortable yet provides exceptional impact absorption. Serpent is available with a pin-lock or ratchet suspension, which adjusts to fit 6-5/8 to 8-¼ head sizes. A rain trough helps divert water from workers' faces.

The Serpent complies with the ANSI 89.1 Standard for Type I, Class C helmets only.

Gateway Safety, Inc. designs and manufactures cost-effective, dependable eye, hearing, respiratory, and head and face protection products that workers want to wear. Since 1944, Gateway Safety, Inc. has made it its mission to help companies increase safety compliance and improve the overall welfare of their employees - which, in turn, helps companies reduce the high costs associated with eye and face injuries. For more information contact: Gateway Safety, Inc., 11111 Memphis Ave., Cleveland, OH 44144. Or call 800-822-5347. Fax: 216-749-0526. Web: E-mail:

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