Frequently asked questions
Will the airbag break a rib?
The very principle of the airbag is to compress the body in order to stiffen the person's trunk and avoid trauma. If it is flexible, it cannot protect.
How to choose the right airbag size?
Our help for you to choose the right airbag size the first time.
Is my tailbone protected with SAFEFIT?
This is a very common question about airbags in general. The answer is: no. However, no other airbag on the market protects the coccyx. Here's why.
Is there a limit to the number of times the airbag can be triggered?
Is there a limit to the number of times the airbag can be triggered? The answer here.
Which jackets are compatible with the SAFEFIT airbag?
SAFEFIT can be worn underneath an airbag-compatible competition jacket of any brand. It must contain a minimum of 15% elastane in its composition.
Will the triggering scare my horse?
Yes, the SAFEFIT airbag makes a noise when it is triggered. But there's no need to panic, here's why.
What happens if I forget the connection strap before I get off?
What happens in case you forget your connecting strap when dismounting? Let us explain it to you.
What is the NF certification (S72-800:2021)?
SAFEFIT complies with the regulations relating to personal protective equipment (PPE) subject to the Sports Code. It has the NF (S72-800:2021) standard and the CE marking.
What is the minimum weight for wearing SAFEFIT?
A tension force of 30 to 35 kg applied by the attachment strap is necessary to tear the key ball from the gas cartridge.
How much costs SAFERIDE after expiration of the first free year?
After the expiration of the first free year, SAFERIDE returns to 4,90€/ month. It is possible to subscribe annually, for 49,45€/year.
Is SAFEFIT authorized for cross country riding?
The SAFEFIT airbag is authorized for cross country riding, as long as it is worn in addition to and over a level 3 rigid protective vest.