Pacific Safety Products Inc.

Pacific Safety Products Inc.

March 23, 2006 16:19 ET

Pacific Safety Products Inc. Announces Recent New Orders in Western Canada and Product Launch

KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 23, 2006) - Pacific Safety Products Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PSP) ("PSP" or "the Company") has secured within the last month orders in excess of $1.2M for its armor products from Provincial and Municipal agencies in Western Canada.

"These sales reflect the strong demand for our products and the sustained growth of the backlog in our core business this year," said David Scott, Chief Executive Officer. "Orders include requirements for our recently announced Sigma Six™ concealable vest. We anticipate further demand for this product line in both Canada and the United States."

PSP is also launching a new improved line of its Pacific Emergency Products medical kits, "A" series. "Our PEP medical line has been on the market for over 20 years with very little design change," said Kristen Lunman, Product Manager. "This new line offers improved ergonomic designs and superior functionality for our customers, the front line emergency responders."


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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