Don't Settle for Ordinary Helmets
          When You Have Extraordinary Needs.
Plum makes head protection comfortable, lightweight and custom-fitting-- at a fraction of the cost of custom-made helmets.  ProtectaCap+Plus® Advanced Falls Safety Helmet is engineered for optimal staged deceleration of impact energy to help children and adults stay safe and active. It's the helmet neurosurgeons depend on for our veterans post combat and post brain surgery: 0922woundedjump.jpg - (40917 Bytes)

ProtectaCap+Plus® absorbs about 90% of impact energy.  That's 4 times more impact absorption, 400% safer than the vinyl-covered helmets. ProtectaCap+Plus®  has a  patented, dual-protective core that is so sturdy and dependable, it can last for years.  It's unbreakable, cannot be picked apart or crack. No need to replace it after a fall or impact like plastic helmets. adult head injury protection                
ProtectaCap+Plus® is completely encased in comfortable, breathable cotton stretch twill, putting cotton next to your head, not plastic, vinyl or foam. ProtectaCap+Plus® provides a patented secure, ergonomic fit that will stay put and not slide around on your head.  And it's virtually weightless! The patented protective core is ventilated and will not absorb water making ProtectaCap+Plus® ideal for skiing. PlusPocket Covers are removable for convenient machine washing and drying for anti-microbial safety, unlike plastic, vinyl and leather helmets that must be cleaned with risky chemicals. Replaceable PlusPocket Covers extend the life of ProtectaCap+Plus® , so you can count on years of dependable, cost-effective safety.  proective headgear for adult                                                                  

  • Patented Breakthrough Technology. ProtectaCap+Plus® protective helmets are engineered with a dual protective core for advanced protection against impacts and injuries from falls.

  • Sporty. Attractive above-the-ear style is ideal for sports, optimal hearing, and personal stereos. Baby Sizes XX-S and X-S come in the full head coverage style of ProtectaCap® but with the dual protective core of ProtectaCap+Plus®. pro

  • Comfortable. ProtectaCap+Plus® protective headgear is lightweight, comfortable, and fully encased in soft yet sturdy cotton stretch twill. thelm

  • Secure. Top-anchored chin straps ensure stay-put  protection of forehead, temples & back of head.

  • Budget-Friendly. ProtectaCap+Plus®  is designed with replaceable PlusPocket Covers for long wearability.

  • Facial Protection. ProtectaChin® & Face Guards can easily be added for customized chin and facial protection.

              ASTM IMPACT ABSORPTION  Less is More!
 The Lower the Number, the Greater the Protection 

Compare Plum's G Max to Vinyl-Dipped Helmets, which are as 288.50. A Peak G Number above 200 is dangerous.

While no protective headgear can guarantee protection from all impacts or injuries, Plum is committed to engineering the best materials for safety, dependability and lightweight comfort, plus the one-of-a-kind, secure, ergonomic fit.


                                                   With ProtectaChin®
                 Put the Odds in Your Favor with
          Plum's Award-Winning Falls SafetyWear
Facts & Stats

Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth  leading  and fastest-growing cause of death in this country and the only one  of the top ten causes with no means of prevention or cure.  More than 5 million Americans have already been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, and with so many baby boomers turning 65 each day, the number is expected to triple in the next 30-40 years.  >>JAGS

 Falls may be an early sign of Alzheimer's disease. Individuals with Alzheimer's, even pre-clinical Alzheimer's, are at an especially high risk of falling.  People with Alzheimer's disease suffer more than double the rate of falls as without people with Alzheimer's.  >> JAGS

Concussion symptoms of headache, irritability, difficulty in concentrating, trouble sleeping, overwhelming emotions and sadness may not present until days or months after the head injury. >> The Centers for Disease Control

Falls are the leading cause of TBI; rates are highest for children ages 0 to 4 years, and for adults ages 75 years and older. >>  National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

In general, recovery from concussion is often slower among older adults, young children and teens.  Those who have had a concussion in the past are also at higher risk of having another one and may find that it takes longer to recover if they have another concussion. >>  The Centers for Disease Control

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) can cause epilepsy and increase the risk for conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and other brain disorders that become more prevalent with age.  >>   National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke National Institutes of Health

Concussion symptoms of headache, irritability, difficulty in concentrating, trouble sleeping, overwhelming emotions and sadness may not present until days or months after the head injury. >> The Centers for Disease Control

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ProtectaCap® and ProtectaCap+Plus® have been prescribed and recommended for craniectomy, craniosynostosis, seizures, cerebral palsy, head banging, balance disorders, post cranial surgery, craniopagus twins, Alzheimer's, hydrocephalus, shunts, microcephaly, Special Olympics, hemophilia, Parkinson’s, epilepsy, aqua therapy, Huntington’s, hippotherapy, autism, missing bones, and traumatic brain injuries.

Please consult with your healthcare professional to determine which style is best for your particular needs.


Plum’s ProtectaCap® and ProtectaCap+Plus® protective headgear eliminate these problems:

  • No danger of head rash. Plum’s protective helmets are hypo-allergenic, latex-free, vinyl- free, fully encased in cotton and cotton-blend fabrics and fully machine-washable. Some vinyl is dangerous for children and has been eliminated in the making of their lunch boxes. Plastic, leather and vinyl helmets can cause cradle cap and eczema and cannot be  machine washed for optimal hygiene.
  • No danger of causing a fall due to sliding around, poor fit or heavy shifting weight. Plum’s protective headgear provides a secure, virtually weightless custom fit for all irregular head shapes and sizes. Plum's lightweight helmets stay put and are ideal for weak neck muscles, balance disorders, the elderly and for children, whose large center of gravity is the head.

  • No danger of breakage. Plum’s protective helmets are unbreakable for dependability and unsurpassed customer satisfaction-- for over 20 years.