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ProtectaHip+Plus®

ProtectaHip+Plus® The Original, Award-Winning Hip Protector is now available with optimized protection for critical falls safety needs. When maximum protection and peace of mind are indicated, choose Plum’s ProtectaHip+Plus® hip protector.|
Don’t Risk an Osteoporosis Hip Fracture.

One in two women and one in four men over 50 will have an osteoporosis-related fracture in their lifetime.
» National Institutes of Health

Osteoporosis leads to hip fractures.

Choose Plum Safety ProtectaHip+Plus®

State-of-the-Art Falls Safety. ProtectaHip+Plus® hip protector is engineered with an optimized dual protective core for advanced protection against impacts and fall-related injuries. hip protectors

Safe. Plum’s ProtectaHip+Plus® hip protectors are rugged and dependable. No plastic pouches that tear. No hard shells that shift. No clumsy external belts. No foams that rupture when wet. No pads that melt in the dryer. Just safety, durability and convenience you can count on.

Optimal Hygiene, ProtectaHip+Plus® Garments are double-lined for maximum comfort, dependability, and anti-bacterial safety. ProtectaHip+Plus® Pads will not absorb water, and will not become moldy and unsanitary when wet like others. hip fractures

Triple Protection. Plum’s ProtectaHip+Plus® hip protectors provide proper, generous and stay-put coverage to protect against 3 critical types of hip fractures: intertrochanteric, transcervical, and subtrochanteric hip fractures.

Budget-Friendly. ProtectaHip+Plus® hip protectors are unbreakable and made with superior materials for unmatched, cost-effective long-term use. fall safety protection
Breathable. Plum’s ProtectaHip+Plus® hip protectors conform to your body and are ventilated for maximum comfort.

Easy Care. ProtectaHip+Plus® hip protectors are machine washable and dryable, without removing the ProtectaHip+Plus® Pads.

ASTM IMPACT ABSORPTION Less is More!
The Lower the Number, the Greater the Protection
Compare GMax Numbers: Plum’s number is as low as 65, compared with 215, 243, and 294.

Peak G Number Above 200 is Dangerous.

While no hip protector can guarantee protection from all impacts or injuries, Plum engineers its products with the highest quality of materials for safety effectiveness, rugged dependability, and lightweight comfort.

ProtectaHip+Plus® Front Snap™

ProtectaHip+Plus® Front Snap™

ProtectaHip+Plus® Active Lounge Pants™

ProtectaHip+Plus® Active Lounge Pants™

ProtectaHip+Plus® Active Lounge Shorts™

 

Facts & Stats


In elderly people, fall-related injuries are the leading cause of injury hospitalizations. Hip fractures cause the greatest number of deaths and lead to the most severe health problems and poorer quality of life.  Patients with hospital readmissions after hip fracture are nearly twice as likely to die within one year.

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society


Osteoporosis is one of the major public health problems facing elderly, particularly older women, with hip fracture the most severe consequence.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society


 

ProtectaHip+Plus® Active Lounge Pants™ are sleek and sporty. Sturdy enough for vigorous outdoor activities, yet comfortable enough for lounging. ProtectaHip® pads provide safety while hidden behind convenient slash pockets. Designed in the finest microfiber fabrics with elasticized waist and cuffs for easy on and off.

ProtectaHip+Plus® Active Lounge Shorts™ are ideal for when you want a comfortable pair of shorts for warmer weather and indoor exercise. No detail is overlooked, including a stylish self-fabric drawstring. Easy care: machine wash & dry.

Plum’s ProtectaHip+Plus® Hip Protector Pads are fire-retardant and self-extinguishing, for the safety of patients, caregivers and nursing homes. Other brands catch fire and keep burning.

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My mom’s been wearing ProtectaHip+Plus® for years in the nursing home. They’ve worked out great and keep her active.

B. Ault

Plum Enterprises is the sole source designer, manufacturer and provider of ProtectaCap® and ProtectaCap+Plus® Advanced, Custom-Fitting Protective Helmets, ProtectaHip® Original, Award-Winning Hip Protectors, and ProtectaWrap® Ergonomic Protective Splints for Knees, Elbows, Shins and Forearms.