V-Gard Chin Protectors work as a system with select V-Gard Visors, known as nitrometers, to help provide extra protection from impact and splash hazards to face and neck.

Part Number

Visor, Standard chinguard (7.3cm in height)


Visor, Retractable chinguard (9.7cm in height when extended)

  • Provide extra protection from impact and splash hazards to face and neck
  • Standard chin protector with compact, lightweight design 
  • Unique retractable chin protector with flexible plates ensures greater flexibility of head movement both up and down, as well as side to side
  • Approved to work ONLY with Special Versions of V-Gard Visors (called Nitrometers)
  • Opaque material ensures safety and standards compliance with clear, tinted, shaded and coated V-Gard Visors
Markets: Construction, General Industry, Mining, Oil & Gas, Utilities

Approvals subject to change without notice and may differ based on configuration, part number and/or country.
Contact Customer Service or check approval label on product for specific approval information.

USA Approvals


Canadian Approvals


European Union

EN166 marking explanation=
EN166 389 BT / EN1731-F
“B” High speed particles with medium energy impact (120 m/s)
“T” Additional resistance at extreme temperatures (–5 and +55 °C) 

“3” Liquid droplets and splash
“8” Electric arc resistance 
“9” Non-adherence of molten metal and resistance to penetration of hot solids


Australia/New Zealand

  • AS/NZS 1337.1:2010