FAQ’s

Does The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood really work?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood has been rigorously tested: The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood filter were tested against the most common toxic gases in smoke to determine how long it helps shield off these gases. The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood filter performed well against all types of gases for up to twenty minutes before breakthrough was experienced.

Is The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood easy to use?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is compatible with long hair, glasses and beards, and reduces some of the burdens traditionally associated with the use of respirator such as the extra weight of the filter cans or the need to bite onto a mouth piece.

Is The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood suitable for children?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is designed for all people and its neck strap fits all.  Our one size fits all LifeSaver Smoke Hood is suitable for adults, children and infants.

When should I use The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is obligatorily used for protection against fumes, especially those produced in fires and emissions of harmful chemicals, when there is a danger of afficiation.

Can I use The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood if I wear glasses?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood has been developed into taking consideration of all possible kinds of users. The vast space inside the hood made it possible to use the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood when wearing glasses, having different haircuts and having a beard.

How was The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood tested?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is manufactured under strict specifications and intense certified examinations. The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood has also passed the qualtiy standards tests of UL, ASTM and ITRI.

Is The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood effective against all chemical or biological threats?

Wearing a The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood does not guarantee survival in a chemical or biological attack, but it can decrease the risk of injury or fatality, depending on the type of gas.

What is the protective time period of the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood provides protection for at least 20 minutes once it is removed from the vacuum packaging. Normally, 20 minutes is sufficient for people to evacuate the dangerous zone in most emergencies.

Why would you put a plastic bag over your head to escape a fire?

Because The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood isn’t a plastic bag! The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is made of a high-tech called Polyamide Film, a hi-tech material which is resistance of fire and high temperature up to 450°C. It is being used by NASA USA for covering the main electronic equipment of space shuttles.

Can I travel with The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood?

One of the many advantages of the personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is its light weight (55g) and portability. It is easy to pack in handbags, suit cases and ruck sacks. It can be a valuable travel aid on airlines and particularly when visiting unfamiliar hotels, offices and public buildings where escape routes may not be immediately obvious.

Do you manufacture the smoke masks you sell?

Yes, as one of the world’s leading manufacturers of the Smoke Mask, we have over 15 year experience in the R&D and production of this professional fire safety equipment.

What are the main merits of the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood over the products of other manufacturers?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood has a woven based filtering element which made it possible to give the user maximum protection and dramatically minimizing the mask weight and size at the same time, making The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood easy to store, carry and to maneuver during use. Its universal protective capacity also made it readily available for all personnel in need.

Please refer to our Features section for a more detailed description of the special features of the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood.

What is the difference between the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood and gas masks?

The key difference is that many of gas masks are heavy, bulky and are hard to take away with you on a journey. The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood components have been upgraded to provide portability and comfort.

What protection can provide by The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is designed to protect respiratory organs. Our company focuses on compounds that are considered as the most dangerous for humans. The compounds are mainly combustion products such as phosgene, hydrogen cyanide, Tetrachloride carbon and the widely known harmful chlorine and ammonia etc.

Does The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood have an air supply?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is a filter respirator and it contains no oxygen or compressed air. When you breathe through the filter, the incoming air is fully purified. Toxic gasses such as carbon monoxide are all filtered out. This keeps all smoke and harmful chemicals away from the eyes.

Is it difficult to breathe when using the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood?

The breathing resistance of The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is minimal. To breathe using the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is much easier than other gas mask with filtering canisters. No training is required to use the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood.

How efficient is the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood at filtering Carbon Monoxide, how is it useful in a fire scene?

The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is limited in filtering Carbon Monoxide, The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood is designed primarily as an escape tool to aid its user with 20 minutes of breathable air to safety without the injury from inhalation of toxic smoke. Oxygen takes time to deplete in any fire. The ability of The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood to filter toxic smoke is sufficient for most people to escape from danger.

What if the unit is opened accidentally?

If the unit is opened or the package is broken, the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood should be replaced.

Can I reuse The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood?

Once the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood filter is exposed to atmosphere a chemical reaction begins which will ultimately alter the chemical state of the filter from its original form. The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood can not be recharged.

Where should I place my The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood?

The The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood should be placed along your fire escape route or near areas where people may be stationed for a long time. Such area includes office desks, meeting rooms, bedroom, living room or the control room of a factory.

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Why should I buy the The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood but not other smoke masks?

Not only are we more reasonably priced than all of our competitors, within our price range, we also offer the best heat resistance hood with a full range 360° vision which allows effective speaking and listening ability. Most importantly, The personal LifeSaver Smoke Hood compact size allows easy storage and transportation, providing a day to day protection for you, your family and staffs.

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