Equipment Safety

Equipment Safety Table of Contents

Equipment Safety Home
Athletic Support
Facial Protectors
Throat Protector / Neck Guard
Shoulder Pads
Elbow Pads
Shin Pads
Jersey & Socks
Goaltender – Helmet
Goaltender – Stick
Goaltender – Leg Pads
Goaltender – Catcher & Blocker
Goaltender – Upper Body
Goaltender – Pants
Goaltender – Athletic Support







The Insurance Brokers Association of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, in partnership with the Western Hockey League, not only want to make hockey fun but have created a resource for parents and youth hockey players alike on how to properly fit equipment. Whether you are new to hockey or just need a refresher, this comprehensive manual breaks down the categories of Hockey Equipment touching on key safety features, fitting procedures and cleaning techniques. Click on the video available at the end of select segments to follow one of our Western Hockey League trainers demonstrating how to properly fit your child or player, with a little help from some Western Hockey League players!

The sponsor of this manual and video, Insurance Brokers Association of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba and the Western Hockey League, expressly disclaims any responsibility for the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or currency of the information or material presented in this manual and video. Any reliance placed upon such information or material is strictly at the user’s own risk.

Click below to view the Equipment Safety Video in its entirety.