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Vanderfields earmuffs follow a 30-day return policy. Customers are responsible for covering the shipping costs for returns. We aim to minimize returns to reduce our carbon footprint, alongside our competitive pricing. To initiate a return, please send an email to info@insonder.com, including your name and order number.

At Vanderfields, we always strive to find a solution for any issue. Feel free to contact us via phone at +31(0)850768705 or send an email to info@vanderfields.com. We are here to assist you and ensure your satisfaction with our products and services.

These Vanderfields earmuffs are suitable for children of various age groups:

  1. V-Star: Designed for children aged 3 years and older.
  2. V-Zilla: Suitable for children aged 3 years and older.
  3. V-Sprout: Specifically designed for babies aged 3 to 24 months.

Vanderfields safety earmuffs provide effective protection against hearing damage through their design and noise reduction capabilities. The earmuffs are constructed with high-quality materials that create a barrier between the ears and loud sounds. When properly worn, they create a seal around the ears, reducing the amount of noise that reaches the auditory system.

  1. CE certified: Vanderfields earmuffs meet the essential health and safety requirements outlined by the European Union.
  2. Conforms to ANSI S3.19: Vanderfields earmuffs comply with the American National Standards Institute's standards for hearing protection devices.
  3. Conforms to EN 352.1: Vanderfields earmuffs meet the requirements specified by the European standard for hearing protectors.

Yes, Vanderfields earmuffs are adjustable to ensure a comfortable fit. However, the process may slightly differ depending on the specific model. For detailed instructions on how to adjust the size of Vanderfields earmuffs, customers can visit the instruction video page dedicated to the particular model they own. For a comprehensive video demonstration, GO HERE

Yes, Vanderfields earmuffs are suitable for industrial environments, with the V-Fort model being the recommended choice. The V-Fort earmuffs have an impressive Noise Reduction Rating (NRR) of 26dB, providing excellent noise reduction capabilities. However, in exceptionally loud environments, it is advisable to use earplugs in addition to the V-Fort safety earmuffs for enhanced hearing protection. Vanderfields prioritizes safety and offers reliable earmuffs designed to safeguard hearing in industrial settings.

Shipping times for orders placed on the Vanderfields webshop are as follows:

  • Standard Shipping: Estimated delivery within 3-5 business days.
  • Expedited Shipping: Expedited delivery within 2 business days.
  • Priority Shipping: Priority next business day delivery.

Please note that Vanderfields.com currently only ships to the United States. Customers based in the UK and Europe should visit the respective Vanderfields websites for shipping options:

We strive to deliver your order promptly and provide various shipping options to suit your needs.

Yes, Vanderfields earmuffs are compatible with other personal protective equipment (PPE). They can be comfortably worn alongside items such as safety glasses, hard hats, and face masks. Vanderfields prioritizes your safety and understands the importance of comprehensive protection in various environments. Our earmuffs are designed to fit well with other PPE, allowing you to create a secure and effective combination for maximum safety.

To clean and maintain Vanderfields earmuffs for long-term use, please refer to the instruction video available at HERE. In the video, you will find detailed cleaning and maintenance instructions specific to each Vanderfields earmuff model. Proper cleaning and maintenance will help ensure the longevity and effectiveness of your earmuffs. Visit the provided link and select your specific model to access the relevant instruction video for comprehensive guidance.

Noise-canceling headphones can be beneficial for children with ADHD. These headphones help reduce external auditory distractions, providing a quieter and more focused environment. By minimizing background noise, they can enhance concentration and improve the ability to engage in tasks requiring sustained attention. Noise-canceling headphones create a calmer sensory experience, potentially reducing sensory overload and promoting better focus. However, the effectiveness may vary for each child, so it is advisable to consult with healthcare professionals or therapists to determine the best approach for managing ADHD symptoms.

Noise-canceling headphones can provide benefits for children with autism. Individuals with autism often experience sensory sensitivities, including hypersensitivity to certain sounds or environments. Noise-canceling headphones can help reduce auditory stimuli, creating a quieter and more comfortable sensory environment. By blocking out excessive noise, these headphones can help decrease sensory overload, promote relaxation, and improve focus. However, it is important to note that the effectiveness of noise-canceling headphones may vary for each individual with autism. It is recommended to consult with healthcare professionals or therapists to determine the most appropriate sensory management strategies for children with autism.

When it comes to kids wearing noise-canceling headphones, here are some key points to consider:

  • Duration: Use noise-canceling headphones as needed in situations with loud or overwhelming noise.
  • Sensory Breaks: Encourage regular breaks to allow the auditory system to rest and adjust.
  • Professional Guidance: Consult healthcare professionals or therapists for personalized recommendations.
  • Comfort and Safety: Ensure headphones are comfortable, properly fitted, and do not cause discomfort.
  • Parental Supervision: Monitor and provide supervision for appropriate and responsible use.

Remember to prioritize the child's comfort and safety while using noise-canceling headphones. Consulting professionals and following their guidance is crucial to determine the suitable duration for each child's specific needs.

Accordion pane When it comes to finding the best ear defenders for children, consider the following options:

  1. V-Star: Specifically designed for children, providing 20dB NRR protection with a comfortable and adjustable fit.
  2. V-Zilla: Another child-friendly choice offering 21dB NRR protection, suitable for kids aged 3 years and older.
  3. V-Sprout: Designed for babies aged 3 to 24 months, providing 23dB NRR protection with a secure and gentle fit.
  4. Consider earmuffs with higher NRR ratings for louder environments or increased noise reduction needs.
  5. Look for earmuffs that prioritize comfort, durability, and adjustable features to ensure a proper fit.
  6. Read customer reviews and ratings to gauge the effectiveness and suitability for children.
  7. Consult with healthcare professionals or therapists for personalized recommendations.
  8. Prioritize safety and ensure that the chosen ear defenders comply with safety standards and regulations.
  9. Consider the design and aesthetics that will appeal to children, making them more likely to wear them.
  10. Compare features, pricing, and warranties to make an informed decision based on your child's specific needs.

Your child should wear ear defenders in situations such as:

  • Monster truck races
  • Fireworks displays
  • Concerts
  • Sporting events
  • Air shows
  • Construction sites
  • Music festivals
  • Loud parties or gatherings
  • Motor racing events
  • Shooting ranges
  • Newborns to 3 Months: It is generally not recommended for newborns to wear headphones or ear defenders due to their delicate ears and developing auditory system.
  • 3 to 12 Months: Babies in this age range may benefit from wearing specially designed baby ear defenders when exposed to loud noises like fireworks, concerts, or sporting events.
  • 12 Months and Older: As babies grow older, their tolerance for noise increases. Ear defenders can still be beneficial in situations with loud noises, providing protection for their developing hearing.

Remember, always consult with healthcare professionals or pediatricians for specific advice on using ear defenders or headphones for babies, as individual circumstances may vary.

  • Yes, toddlers can benefit from wearing ear muffs on planes to reduce the noise level during takeoff, landing, and during the flight.
  • Ear muffs can help protect their sensitive ears and make the travel experience more comfortable for them.
  • It is advisable to choose ear muffs specifically designed for children to ensure a proper fit and adequate noise reduction.
  • Consult with healthcare professionals or pediatricians for personalized advice based on your child's needs and any specific concerns.
  • No, it is not safe to shoot without ear protection as firearms produce loud noises that can cause permanent hearing damage.
  • It is advisable to use a combination of earplugs and ear defenders for optimal protection against high decibel levels.
  • Earplugs provide a snug fit inside the ear canal, while ear defenders offer additional external noise reduction.
  • This combination offers maximum hearing protection and minimizes the risk of hearing loss or damage.
  • Prioritize your safety by always wearing appropriate ear protection when shooting firearms.

Vanderfields offers a range of ear protection options suitable for different situations:

  • V-Slick: Sleek earmuffs ideal for general use and shooting, providing 20dB NRR protection.
  • V-Fort: High-attenuation earmuffs designed for louder environments and professional/industrial use, offering 26dB NRR protection.
  • V-Star: Child-friendly earmuffs with 20dB NRR protection, perfect for protecting young ears.
  • V-Zilla: Another option for children, providing 21dB NRR protection.
  • V-Sprout: Designed for babies aged 3 to 24 months, offering 23dB NRR protection.

Apart from Vanderfields earmuffs, other options like earplugs or electronic earmuffs are available.

  • Earplugs offer a snug fit inside the ear canal and are highly portable.
  • Electronic earmuffs provide active noise cancellation and adjustable noise levels.

Choose the ear protection that best suits your specific needs, whether it's Vanderfields earmuffs or other alternatives like earplugs or electronic earmuffs. Prioritize protecting your hearing in different environments and situations.

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Email: info@vanderfields.com

Phone: +31(0)850768705

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