Pacific Safety Products Inc.
TSX VENTURE : PSP

Pacific Safety Products Inc.

April 05, 2006 16:55 ET

Pacific Safety Products Inc. Announces Partnership with i-systems to Deliver Integrated Clothing Systems

KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - April 5, 2006) - Pacific Safety Products Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PSP) ("PSP" or "the Company") today announced that i-systems has selected PSP to distribute their advanced system of clothing products on an exclusive basis. Under this distribution agreement PSP will market and distribute i-systems products in North America. i-systems will supply PSP with manufactured product and continue to develop next generation products.

"One system for all missions," said Gerry Bush, President of PSP. "This layered system of clothing will set a new standard for comfort and performance in the defence and security markets and PSP is enthusiastic to bring this new product line offering to our customers."

"This agreement will extend i-systems market reach and help drive our growth," said Cheryl Knopp, President Marketing and Product Development at i-systems. "We are very pleased that PSP will distribute our products given their experience and strong presence in these markets."

"The i-systems products take advantage of proven high performance Polartec® fabrics," noted Treya Klassen, Canadian Sales Manager for Polartec Fabrics. "These materials keep your skin dry with patented permanent moisture management, they are highly breathable and quick drying, lightweight and comfortable."

"The unique benefits of the i-systems product line are achieved in the three layers of performance clothing. The Critical Protection layer is worn next to the skin and keeps you dry with patented permanent wicking and moisture management construction. The Thermal Protection layer offers you maximum warmth and compressibility with the least amount of weight. The Climate Protection layer provides you with protection against cold environments," stated Kristen Lunman, Product Manager PSP.

PSP will immediately offer i-systems products to its defence and law enforcement customers.

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About i-systems

With our roots in the technical outdoor industry, at i-systems we understand how to develop gear that functions in any environment. Our apparel performs in all conditions, keeping you dry, keeping you warm, with maximum compressibility and minimum weight. You're light and fast... we're happy.

About PSP

The mission statement of Pacific Safety Products Inc. is ...we bring everyday heroes home safely™. PSP is an established industry leader in the production, distribution and sale of high performance and high quality safety products. These products primarily include body armor to protect against ballistic, stab and fragmentation threats. PSP is the largest armor manufacturer in Canada and has significant international customers. The Company also produces tactical clothing and emergency medical kits.

Pacific Safety Products is a reporting issuer in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario, Canada and publicly trades under the symbol PSP on the TSX Venture Exchange.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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