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Protect Your Head with Ribcap Soft Head Protection for Adults and Kids

Protect Your Head with Ribcap Soft Head Protection for Adults and Kids

Accidents happen, and head injuries can be a major concern for individuals with special needs or balance risks. But what if there was a way to combine safety, comfort, and style in head protection? Enter Ribcap, a revolutionary solution that transforms the way we think about protective headgear. In this blog post, discover how Ribcap’s innovative products, technology, and mission are empowering people to live their lives with confidence and independence.

Key Takeaways

  • Discover Ribcap: Revolutionizing Head Protection with stylish, comfortable and certified helmets for adults and children.

  • Embrace Style & Safety with fashionable medical helmets offering 360° head protection crafted from certified quality materials.

  • Join the Ribcap Community to contribute towards its mission of empowering people through exclusive deals, discounts & partnerships.

Discover Ribcap: Revolutionizing Head Protection

A person wearing a Ribcap protective headgear

Say goodbye to bulky, uncomfortable, and unsightly helmets. Ribcap is revolutionizing head protection with its uniquely designed soft helmets, catering to adults and kids with special needs or balance risks. These stylish and comfortable helmets are certified to provide the utmost level of protection, ensuring that individuals can partake in activities without worrying about potential head injuries.

Ribcap offers a range of head protection products, including:

  • Special needs helmets

  • Epilepsy helmets

  • Seizure helmets

  • Head protection for children

Their latest addition includes a detachable, adjustable, y-shaped chin strap for enhanced safety in their safety helmet designs.

What is Ribcap?

Ribcap is a brand that provides fashionable and functional soft head protection for individuals who require an alternative to traditional hard hats. They understand that appearance matters, and their helmets are designed to be visually appealing without compromising on safety.

Ribcap offers protective headgear uniquely designed as soft helmets for a range of needs. Whether it’s epilepsy helmets or seizure helmets, individuals can find a perfect blend of style, comfort, and protection.

The Story Behind Ribcap

Over a decade ago, Ribcap was established with the purpose of supplying protective headgear for a variety of neurological conditions. Since then, they have been committed to creating helmets that not only offer superior protection but also look stylish and modern.

Ribcap’s unique designs incorporate impact foam technology to mitigate the impact of falls and safeguard the head, while offering comfortable, breathable, and fashionable helmets. They have had a profoundly transformative effect on numerous individuals, providing them with the assurance they need to lead their lives to the fullest.

Ribcap's Mission

Ribcap’s mission revolves around:

  • Enhancing the lives of those at risk of gait and balance issues

  • Allowing them to lead their lives free from the fear of head injuries

  • Striving to effect a positive transformation in the lives of those in the special needs community

  • Enabling them to embrace their individuality and challenge negative stereotypes.

Through their innovative, comfortable and breathable head protection technology, Ribcap enables individuals to engage in activities and enjoy life, without the constant worry of head injuries.

Embrace Style and Safety with Ribcap Helmets

A person wearing a Ribcap SleepSafe Cap

Ribcap helmets are the perfect fusion of style and safety. They offer fashionable medical helmets that not only protect the head but also allow individuals to express their personal style. The comfortable and breathable designs ensure that users can wear their helmets all day without feeling weighed down or overheated.

With Ribcap, looking good and staying safe are no longer mutually exclusive.

Fashionable Medical Helmets

Ribcap’s fashionable medical helmets provide the following features:

  • 360° head protection with a protective helmet design

  • Stylish and comfortable aesthetic

  • Crafted with the finest quality materials

  • Certified to provide the utmost level of protection.

Ribcap helmets are the perfect combination of fashion and function, allowing individuals to express their personal style while staying safe and protected.

Comfortable and Breathable Design

One of the key features of Ribcap helmets is their comfortable and breathable design. They are crafted with a unique combination of materials, including microperforated foam for breathability, additional ventilation in between the padding, and a plush and comfortable base layer. The adjustable straps ensure a secure fit, while the lightweight design and air vents help maintain a cool and dry head climate.

Ribcap ensures your comfort and protection throughout the day.

Certified Head Protection

Safety is paramount when it comes to head protection, and Ribcap helmets are certified to provide just that. Their impact foam technology is designed to absorb and disperse the energy of a collision, reducing the potential for head injuries.

Not only are they stylish and comfortable, but they also possess BSI testing and certification, ensuring that you can have peace of mind knowing that you’re protected.

Ribcap Helmet Collection: Find Your Perfect Fit

A person wearing a Ribcap Billie Hat in navy blue

With a variety of models, colors, and sizes, Ribcap offers a helmet collection that caters to different needs and preferences. From adults to children, and individuals with epilepsy to those with balance risks, there’s a Ribcap helmet for everyone.

A diverse range of options from Ribcap ensures that users can find a perfect fit for their unique needs and personal style.

Ribcap Models

Ribcap offers several helmet models to suit various needs and preferences, including The Hardy, The Billie, The Fox, and Kate. Each model has its own unique features and design, with all providing the same top-notch protection and comfort that Ribcap is known for.

Regardless of the model you choose, be assured of a high-quality, stylish, and functional helmet that ensures your safety and comfort. Certified helmets offer the best protection and peace of mind while you're out and about or even now while you're sleeping with the "Kate". Some even offer soft helmets for those who prefer a lighter option.

Color Options

Ribcap helmets are available in a selection of colors, including:

  • Anthracite

  • Grey

  • Khaki

  • Marine

  • Rose

  • Brown

  • Bordeaux

Additionally, The Billie is available in Cream and Navy Blue hues, while The Iggy is offered in Stripy and Brown hues.

The multitude of color options allows you to find a Ribcap helmet that not only complements your personal style but also boosts your confidence.

Sizing Guide

To ensure optimal protection and comfort, Ribcap provides a sizing guide to assist you in finding the perfect fit. The sizing guide ranges from 47 centimeters to 65 centimeters (18.5 inches to 25.6 inches) in head circumference.

It also provides useful advice on how to accurately measure your head circumference and how to adjust the helmet for an optimal fit. With Ribcap’s sizing guide, you can be confident that your helmet will provide the best possible protection and comfort.

How Ribcap Helmets Protect Against Head Injuries

A person wearing a Ribcap protective headgear

Ribcap’s innovative impact foam technology plays a crucial role in protecting the head from injuries. This specially formulated foam is designed to provide protection against significant and repeated impact, ensuring that users can confidently engage in activities without fear of head injuries.

The sections ahead delve into the intricacies of Ribcap’s impact foam technology, explaining how it minimizes impact and guards the head.

Impact Foam Technology

Impact Foam Technology is a revolutionary material developed by Ribcap that provides an exceptional level of protection against head injuries. It is a combination of multiple materials, including:

  • Poron XRD

  • D3O

  • GPhlex

  • EVA foam

  • Unfinished leather

These materials collaborate to absorb and dissipate the energy of an impact.

This technology is lightweight, breathable, and comfortable, making it ideal for use in Ribcap helmets. Rest assured that Impact Foam Technology ensures superior head protection in your Ribcap helmet, without any compromise on comfort or style.

Reducing Impact and Protecting the Head

Ribcap helmets are designed to reduce impact and protect the head from potential injuries, including head injury. The foam layer present in helmets compresses upon impact, reducing the severity of the impact and minimizing the transmission of force to the head. This serves to mitigate the risk of head injuries, such as concussions.

Furthermore, the multi-density impact foam is crafted to disperse impact forces and reduce rotational acceleration, thereby augmenting head protection. Wearing a Ribcap helmet, you can be at ease, knowing that you’re shielded from head injuries.

Empower People with Ribcap: Testimonials and Success Stories

The empowering impact of Ribcap can be seen through the numerous testimonials and success stories from satisfied users. Individuals who have experienced the benefits of Ribcap helmets share their positive experiences, highlighting the life-changing impact that Ribcap has had on their lives.

The sections ahead share some inspiring stories from Ribcap users, demonstrating how Ribcap has positively transformed their lives.

Positive Experiences

A person wearing a Ribcap protective headgear with a beanie

Ribcap users have reported increased freedom and independence, improved comfort and safety, and fashionable designs that don’t stigmatize. One user shared how their child with epilepsy was able to sleep safely and comfortably while wearing a Ribcap helmet, while another user expressed gratitude for the protection and confidence that Ribcap provided during seizure activity.

These positive experiences showcase the transformative power of Ribcap helmets and their ability to improve the lives of individuals with special needs or balance risks.

Life-Changing Impact

Many users have reported that Ribcap helmets have had a positive impact on their lives. One user stated that their daughter was able to attend school for the first time in years, due to the protection offered by her Ribcap helmet.

Another user reported that their son, who belongs to the young adults age group, was able to go on a bike ride for the first time in years, due to the protection provided by his Ribcap helmet.

These success stories demonstrate the life-changing impact that Ribcap can have on individuals with special needs or balance risks, allowing them to enjoy greater freedom, independence, and confidence in their daily lives as part of the balance risk community.

Partnering with Ribcap

Assistive Tech has partnered with Ribcap to promote and support Ribcap’s mission of empowering people through innovative head protection.

Together we Assisitve Tech and Ribcap continue to transform lives and provide stylish, comfortable, and certified head protection to those in need.

Summary

In conclusion, Ribcap is revolutionizing head protection by offering stylish, comfortable, and certified soft helmets for adults and kids with special needs or balance risks. With innovative impact foam technology, fashionable designs, and a diverse range of models and sizes, Ribcap helmets empower individuals to live their lives with confidence and independence. Join the Ribcap community, experience the life-changing impact of Ribcap helmets, and help promote and support their mission of empowering people through innovative head protection.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a rib cap hat?

Ribcap's Baseball cap is a fashionable and soft medical grade head protection, designed to protect individuals from head injuries due to balance issues, falls, seizure activity and head banging. It is not certified as a sports or riding helmet.

What is a rib cap for kids?

Ribcap is a stylish medical helmet specifically designed for special needs children, including those with seizures, to provide extra protection.

What is a protective helmet for seizures?

A protective helmet for seizures, also known as an epilepsy helmet, is a medical helmet worn to prevent injuries from occurring during seizures.

What makes Ribcap helmets unique compared to traditional hard hats?

Ribcap helmets provide soft head protection that is both fashionable and functional, making them an attractive alternative to traditional hard hats.

Are Ribcap helmets certified for head protection?

Yes, Ribcap helmets are certified for head protection, as they have been tested and certified by the BSI to provide the highest level of safety. They do not meet the Australian Standard for Bicycle or Motorcycle use.

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