SafeTex was developed by 10MD to provide health care staff with functional and comfortable radiation protection that would not interfere with their main task. To save lives in the OR.
Due to its textile design, SafeTex has unique features compared to the metal composites used in traditional radiation protection clothings. Lab tests shows SafeTex is significantly superior concerning durability. Furthermore, scientific studies have validated SafeTex functionality and protection in clinical environments.
SafeTex is a patented technology platform. The Swedish Patent- and Registration Authority granted the 10MD patent application in 2015. Furthermore, in 2018 the patent was approved in Australia and Russia.
Together with the Canadian designer Angella Mackey and experienced healthcare professionals, 10MD has developed and tested a variety of prototypes. The companies first product, HeadPeace, received CE-mark in 2018 and is now available for purchase on the European market.