STEDAIR® PREVENT – Particulate Hood Technology

Stedfast is proud to lead the industry with the best particulate blocking hood technology.

STEDAIR® PREVENT is the ONLY highly breathable, air permeable and flame resistant material consisting of a composite barrier which offers superior particle blocking performance and durability.  

STEDAIR® PREVENT is the leading particle blocking hood material. The PREVENT Particle Blocking Barrier Technology provides the best solution for firefighters.

- Protection against the dangerous cancer-causing particles
- Thermal protection from burns
- High Total Heat Loss, resulting in superior comfort and protection from heat stress.


Hoods manufactured with STEDAIR® PREVENT Particle Blocking Technology will be the most durable in the field.  STEDAIR® PREVENT Hoods easily passing over 100 ISP launderings and still maintain superior particulate blocking performance.

STEDAIR® PREVENT is THE ULTIMATE COMBINATION OF PROTECTION AND COMFORT.

Performance Advantages:

  • 99.99% blocking efficiency after 100wash/dry cycles
  • Highly air permeable
  • Optimal durability
  • Highest THL in the industry
  • Superior particulate blocking performance 

Stedair® Prevent Spec Sheet

Video: STEDAIR® Prevent particulate blocking, as seen at FDIC 2017