HeadSaver Soft Head Protector
HeadSaver - the Impact Validated Soft Head Protector for the Elderly and Infirm Disabled People at Risk of Fall Related Head and Scalp Injuries
Falls, trips and slips are common amongst older people. Falls are the leading cause of hospital admissions of older people suffering with serious traumatic fall related injuries, such as hip fractures, wrist fractures, shoulder dislocations, bruises, sprains and head injuries.
The spectrum of fall related head injuries is very broad and encompasses all types of fall related head injuries ranging from relatively minor cuts, bumps, bruises and abrasions to serious and life threatening trauma to the skull, skull fractures, brain injuries, hematomas and concussions.
HeadSaver is a soft head protector designed to protect the head and scalp of the elderly and/or infirm people from? the fall related impact forces that could cause painful head or scalp injuries. HeadSaver Soft Head Protector is a Class 1 Medical Device.
HeadSaver Soft Head Protector (helmet) and accessories:
- HeadSaver Soft Head Protector (protective helmet only) in 2 sizes (S/M & M/L)
- HeadSaver Sun Hat Covering (helmet covering for men) in 2 sizes (S/M & M/L)
- HeadSaver Beanie Covering (unisex helmet covering) in 1 Universal size
- HeadSaver Headscarf Covering (helmet covering for ladies) in 1 Universal size
- HeadSaver Chin Straps (spares/replacements)
HeadSaver Soft Head Protector and accessories can be purchased VAT Free by chronically ill and registered disabled people.
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HeadSaver soft head protector is suitable for adults at risk of falling, including the elderly men and women in care home settings as well as the elderly people, who live independently in their own homes. HeadSaver soft head protector can also help to protect people suffering with medical conditions that make them unsteady on their feet, such as epilepsy, Parkinson's disease or Cerebral Palsy. HeadSaver is a Class 1 Medical Device.
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HeadSaver suits all adults at risk of falling, including the elderly men and women in care home settings as well as for personal use by people living independently in their own homes. HeadSaver is also suitable for people with medical conditions that can make them unsteady on their feet, such as epilepsy, Parkinson's disease or Cerebral Palsy.
HeadSaver head protector can restore confidence and mobility to elderly people at risk of falling, helping to preserve their physical fitness, whilst contributing to head injury prevention. However, the effectiveness of all wearable protective devices relies largely on their acceptance by the potential users and on the actual adherence with wearing. HeadSaver has been designed with the users in mind, offering stylish, lightweight, soft and comfortable head protection for greatest acceptance and adherence to wearing.
HeadSaver soft helmet head protector can be worn continually during the day or just at times of increased activities, such as during exercising, walking, jogging or working at leisure in the garden.
HeadSaver head protector is designed to fit the lifestyles and specific needs of men and women, who need head protection. HeadSavers look as smart as a standard headwear and can be worn with dignity and pride by all the users. HeadSaver can be worn as a standalone head protector or with a specially designed sun hat, beanie or scarf covering for extra discretion or style.
HeadSaver head protectors are available in 2 adjustable sizes and fit most people. When placed on a person's head, the HeadSaver head protector offers an extremely comfortable yet snug fit and should not come off the head during a fall. However, there is also a Velcro detachable chin strap with clip for extra security provided with each HeadSaver head protector.
Measuring for correct HeadSaver soft helmet size
Measuring for the correct HeadSaver size is simple. Just run the tape measure around the head above the centre of the forehead and on the upslope of the bump at the back and 1 cm above the tops of the ears. Subsequently - select the correct size:
1. S/M (52 - 56 cm head circumference)
2. M/L (57 - 62 cm head circumference)
Various head coverings are available as optional extras to dress up the HeadSaver soft head protector - a sun hat or a winter beanie for men and a fashionable scarf for ladies. These smart coverings are easily fitted and can be changed at an instant.
HeadSaver Soft Head Protector (HeadSaver Soft Protective Helmet)
HeadSaver is to be worn by elderly or infirm people to provide extra head protection in the event of a fall. The HeadSaver helmet is soft and made from polyester and spandex foam composite. The HeadSaver soft helmet incorporates an adjustable rear section and chin strap for a comfortable fit.
HeadSaver Soft Head Protector is available in 2 sizes, which are fully adjustable with Velcro to fit most people.
HeadSaver Sizes (i.e. head circumference):
- Small/ Medium: 52 - 56 cm
- Medium/ Large: 57 - 62 cm