Every 15 seconds a traumatic brain injury occurs.
Plum has helped keep individuals safe from
the dangers of head trauma for over 23 years.
ProtectaCap® ProtectaCap® ProtectaCap+Plus® ProtectaCap+Plus®
An Ounce of Prevention…
It’s easier to prevent head injury than it is to try to recover from head trauma. Put ProtectaCap® and ProtectaCap+Plus® protective helmets to work today to help prevent
The Incredible Lightness…
ProtectaCap® and ProtectaCap+Plus® protective helmets are virtually weightless, the safest choice for protective headgear. Adding excess weight to your head can cause a fall.
The Perfect Fit…
ProtectaCap® and ProtectaCap+Plus® protective helmets provide a one-of-a-kind ergonomic fit that adapts to your head as if custom made just for you, without the custom-made price.
would you want
on your child?
Only Custom-Fitting ProtectaCap® vs. Vinyl helmets slide around
stays put to protect your child
Protective helmets must stay put to be safe,
whether your child is active or in a car safety seat.
ProtectaCap® provides a safe, custom fit for your child.
What Else Would You Like in Your Protective Headgear?
ASTM IMPACT ABSORPTION
The Higher the Number, the More Dangerous Impact Energy is Hitting your Head.
Less is More! The Lower the Number, the Greater the Protection.
While no protective headgear can guarantee protection from all impacts or injuries, Plum is committed to engineering the best materials for your safety, custom fit and lightweight comfort.
Choose the Style that Best Suits You
- Covers entire head, opens and expands out over and protects ears.
- Fully encased in comfortable, breathable cotton blend.
- Safe, snug custom fit adapts to any head shape.
- Superior protective core is fully ventilated.
- Comfortable enough for sleeping.
- Floats--- Ideal for safety in and around the pool.
- Machine wash and dry.
- Dual protective core for advanced safety impact protection.
- Reinforced protection of forehead, temples, and back of head.
- Sporty, above-the-ear style ideal for headphones.
- Top-anchored chin straps for secure, stay put fit.
- Encased in comfortable, sturdy cotton stretch twill.
- Replaceable Plus Pocket™ Covers for long time use.
- Optional ProtectaChin® & Face Guards
Brain Powered Head Safety For...
Your Brain is your most important organ.
Put ProtectaCap® or ProtectaCap+Plus®
to help save you from the dangers of head injury.
It's very common for someone who's had a fall to appear perfectly lucid just after the impact but then to suddenly rapidly deteriorate. >> Duke University Medical Center's Neurosciences Critical Care Unit
TBI [Traumatic brain injury] is a major cause of death and disability worldwide from falls especially in children. >> Lancet Neurology
People who sustain a single traumatic brain injury are more likely to develop Alzheimer's-like symptoms later in life. >> Center for Brain Injury and Repair, Perelman School of Medicine. the University of Pennsylvania.
A blow to the head that at first seems minor and does not result in immediate pain or other symptoms can in fact turn out to be a life-threatening brain injury.
>> Duke University Medical Center's Neurosciences Critical Care Unit
There is no such thing as a mild head injury. It's a misnomer.
>> Vani Rao, MD, Director, Brain Injury Program, and Neuropsychiatrist
can occur after a very minor head
injury, and are among the deadliest of all head injuries. Blood fills the brain area and compresses tissue, which often results in brain injury and may lead to death. >> National Institutes of Health
Over a million brain injuries to children occur each year.
>>Brain Injury Association
Falls are a major cause of death and disability among older adults.
>>American Geriatrics Society
Certain medications can increase a person's risk for hemorrhages, especially for the elderly. Even a small bump on the head can be dangerous for patients taking blood thinners. >>Mayo Clinic
Head injuries are one of the most common causes of disability and death in adults. The injury can be as mild as a bump, bruise (contusion), or cut on the head, or can be moderate to severe in nature due to a concussion, deep cut or open wound, fractured skull bone(s), or from internal bleeding and damage to the brain. >>The University of Virginia Health System
The risk of recurrent falls is 2.5 times higher in older adults with orthostatic hypotension, which is also called postural hypotension, low blood pressure that happens when you stand up from sitting or lying down. >>> Journal of the Geriatrics Society
To prevent head injuries safely and comfortably so you and your loved ones can enjoy an active, independent lifestyle.
"ProtectaCap® is awesome. It has worked
beautifully for my son, Josiah. It's lasted 6 years and he even sleeps in
it. ProtectaCap® has been answer to our prayers."
» L. Jones
"My sister had a seizure and fell more than 6' off a loading dock onto concrete. She broke 4 bones, including her femur and was in the hospital for 3 months. She was wearing her ProtectaCap+Plus® and didn't hurt her head at all!" » L. Manns
"Thank you for the ProtectaCap®. It fits so nicely. Ella loves it! She even forgets she's wearing it. Thanks again for all your help!" » M. Madden
" Everything is perfect about the helmet. My daughter uses when she walks and it's great for her trike and walker. ProtectaCap® gives wonderful protection. It allows her to have more freedom and mobility." » K. Arroyo
" We love the ProtectaCap+Plus® helmet. We love how it's fully encased in fabric. It's worked very well for our daughter and we love the changeable covers." » L. Bartlet
"We're very pleased with the ProtectaCap+Plus®. It's an excellent helmet. The gentlemen had a large head and it fits perfectly and comfortably. He loves it and shows it off . " » C. Morgan, Kaiser Permanente
"I purchased a ProtectaCap® about 2 years ago for my 4 year old son, who has Down syndrome and epilepsy. The helmet has been a Godsend. He tolerates the helmet wonderfully and it has provided great protection."
» K .Gray
"We’re ordering more helmets. We have ordered your helmets before and are so pleased with the quality and service." » T. Clance
"ProtectaCap+Plus® has worked very well for our mother. It's been very helpful to her. We've been very pleased." » S. Kallakuri
"My daughter had a brain tumor. Her vinyl helmet gave her cradle cap. And it was so uncomfortable, she pulled off the ear flaps. And it pushed down on her glasses. ProtectaCap® has been wonderful." » C. Johnsen
"The doctor and the school district recommended ProtectaCap+Plus® for our 9 year-old son. He has drop attack seizures. It is very protective and very light and comfortable, unlike the other helmet that was heavy and bulky. And it looks good and our son likes wearing it." » S. Nanda
"Dr. Kang, Per your request, here is the website [www.PlumEnt.com] for that wonderful protective headgear [ProtectaCap+Plus®] I bought for Diana. Unfortunately, we had the opportunity to prove how good it is; yesterday she fell backwards onto the street; JUST out of my grasp! She hit the pavement very hard... we went straight to the ER...and I can say with confidence that this helmet saved Diana's life." » P. Leichliter