Our Bite Resistant Arm Guards For Special Needs Classrooms have been redesigned with the help of teachers at a school district in order to help protect professionals who interact with children that bite, scratch and pinch.
Enhanced Overview of Bite Resistant Arm Guards
Origins and Purpose:
The genesis of these bite resistant arm guards is deeply rooted in a real-world need. Collaboratively designed with invaluable input from educators in a school district, the primary objective was clear: to safeguard professionals from potential harm. In many professional settings, workers come into contact with children and adults who, due to various reasons such as behavioral disorders, developmental challenges, or other factors, might exhibit aggressive tendencies like biting, scratching, or pinching. These actions, while often not malicious in intent, can lead to injuries. Thus, introducing a protective measure was not only practical but also paramount for the well-being of these professionals.
Design and Material:
Built to withstand the strains of regular use, the arm guards are a blend of durability and ergonomic design. The material chosen ensures resilience against sharp objects, while also being comfortable for the wearer. We’ve consciously kept the design versatile, accommodating both left and right forearms. This universality ensures that every user has an optimal experience without the constraints of handedness.
The arm guards are available in five distinct sizes, catering to a broad spectrum of users. This range guarantees a snug fit, crucial for effective protection and comfort. Whether you have a petite build or a more robust physique, there’s an arm guard tailored for you.
Usage and Popularity:
Over the past six years, these arm guards have not only been introduced but have also gained significant traction across the USA. Their widespread acceptance is a testament to their efficacy and the pressing need for such protective equipment. From educational institutions to care facilities and beyond, they have become an indispensable tool for many professionals. The feedback loop with users is continuous, and we’re persistently learning, iterating, and refining the design. Our commitment is steadfast: to offer the highest degree of protection possible.
The Road Ahead:
The journey of improving the bite resistant arm guards is ongoing. With each feedback, we see an opportunity; with every story of an injury averted, we find motivation. As we look forward, our mission remains unaltered: to enhance the design, elevate the protection levels, and expand the community of professionals we safeguard. Your safety is our priority, and we are dedicated to ensuring it, one arm guard at a time.
PLEASE NOTE: We accept Purchase Orders (PO) from schools, school districts, educational authorities, and hospital authorities only. Email your signed PO to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Sold in pairs
- Quick to put on
- Worn close to the skin
- Worn with or without use of thumb hole
- Lined with Lycra for extra comfort
- Smooth cotton like feel against the skin
- Latex free
- Sizes S – XL (see size chart – sizing in cms)
- Machine washable on cold cycle, lay flat to dry
Ideal for persons working within:
- Special Education/Special Needs
- Learning Disabilities
- Mental Healthcare
ANSI 105-2016 (North America)
- Cut Resistance (ASTM F2992 – TDM 100) – Level A5
- Puncture Resistance (EN 388:2003) – Level 5
- Abrasion Resistance (ASTM D3884-09 2017) – Level 2
Machine washable up to 40° Celsius (do not bleach)
Hanger Dry (do not tumble dry)
Iron on Low
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This product can also be purchased in Canada: Body Armour Canada Bullet & Cut Resistant Products – Cut, Scratch and Bite Resistant Arm Guards with Thumbhole – Version 3 and the United Kingdom: Cut, Scratch and Bite Resistant Arm Guards with Thumbhole — Bite and Cut Resistant Clothing Ltd.