The PPAGLA Media Safety Vest is now available for media representatives nationwide with 'authorized' media identification issued through local police/sheriff or highway patrol office. You must have media identification in order to purchase the PPAGLA Media Safety Vest. The following is a description of the vest:
- • Type 3 Lime colored safety vest of lightweight 100% Polyester tight-mesh material. 2 inch 3M 'Scotchlite 8906 Reflective Material' striping on front and back. Meets ANSI 107-200 Class 2.
- • Bold, block lettering "NEWS MEDIA', plus PPAGLA logo on the front and back.
- • Clear pocket window for media id on front right, with a chest pocket on the opposite side.
- • Three sizes available: Large (our smallest), 2XL (fits 5'8''/200lbs) and 4XL (longer/wider in waist).
Vest application must be accompanied by a check for $30 plus $2.85 CA sales tax for PPAGLA members, or $50 plus $4.75 CA sales tax (if within California) for non-members.
Make check payable to PPAGLA. Add Shipping costs at $3.00 per vest ordered. Complete, sign, and attach all required documentation and mail to:
Media Safety Vest
501 W. Glenoaks, #655
Glendale, CA 91202
NOTE: Beginning November 24, 2008, Federal Law states that “ALL persons working on a Federal Highway MUST wear a Type 2 or Type 3 safety vest”. This includes firefighters, police, tow truck drivers and the media.
For more information, contact PPAGLA Board Member Bob Riha, Jr. via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org