Redbacks Knee pads RWSWZ2 cushioning technology which was developed as a response to the appalling level of knee damage in the world. Despite the wide availability of kneepads workman and in particular in the flooring industry still suffered knee wear and injuries, In the UK alone the NHS conducts over 90000 knee operations per year. Redbacks are the only knee pad in the world to contain leaf-spring cushioning technology that protects and cushions the knee for longer lasting comfort. Leaf spring technology dissipates weight reducing pressure on the knee. CE approved (CE5574 EN 14404-2004 + A1:2010 Type 2 Level 1) Redbacks significantly outperforms and outlasts all foam and gel knee pads.
Redbacks has a soft matrix structure which will protect the knee from cold or hard surfaces. Redbacks uses soft rubberised materials and returns 100% to its original form. Redbacks offer an abrasive resistant cover which helps prevent objects from penetrating the knee.Dry cleanable, washable and waterproof with no need to be removed from the trouser. Redbacks curved to fit around the knee. Placing the knee in the correct position to reduce pressure on the ankle. Redbacks have been laboratory tested at Staffordshire University and show the knee is immediately protected reducing the chance of short and long term damage to the knee joint. ref: Prof N, Chocalingham. Look after your knees new ones are very expensive.
Ryan mead - Westbury, wilts
These pads are perfect apart from them weighing a ton! you will need a belt as they feel like there pulling your trousers down. I understand there never gonna be as light as the foam pads but surely they can make them lighter.