NFPA 1991 Certified
Get triple assurance with a single suit certified to NFPA 1991.
Frontline® 500 offers three-way protection – broad chemical
holdout, plus flame resistance and radiant heat protection for
the additional hazards encountered in a chemical flash-fire.
NFPA certification now includes base plus Optional Flash Fire
and Liquified Gas requirements.
Kappler's single-suit design means goodbye to the days of a
cumbersome two-suit NFPA 1991 configuration. As with all Kappler
apparel, this is a multi-use, single exposure garment. Offering
comparable protection to Kappler’s Zytron® 500 chemical apparel,
Frontline 500 provides excellent holdout for the ASTM F1001
battery and beyond.
For optimal radiant heat protection, Kappler's commitment to
user survivability led us to use the more demanding Pyroman
Thermal Manikin testing in addition to the NFPA 1991 Chemical
Flash Fire Option. Pyroman results for Frontline 500 indicated
0% body burn – a huge confidence factor when facing a chemical
Chemical, flash, radiant – three hazards, one suit. With
Frontline 500, Kappler's got your back — and your front.