The pool of foreign exhibitors included 33 companies from 13 countries. The booths of participants were placed not only inside of the exposition hall but also in front of the exposition hall in gallery of The Main Mediacenter for the first time. The main trend of SAPE 2018 became presentation of innovation Russian products including those created within the localization program.
Among the novelties presented to visitors, intelligent business management systems in the field of labor protection and production safety, respiratory complexes and masks, dermatological personal protective equipment (PPE), high-tech materials created with the use of aramid and carbon elements and much more.
The focus on integrated solutions that maximize the safety of employees' lives and health has attracted great interest from representatives of such large companies as SUEK, MMC Norilsk Nickel, PJSC Rosseti, PJSC Gazprom, representatives of ministries and departments, foreign delegations and representatives of international public organizations.
10 April , the exposition was examined by Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection G. Lekarev and Director of the Department for Labor Protection and Conditions V. Korzh. Representatives of the Ministry noted the high level of domestic developments. "Research laboratories of exhibiting companies" give out "the really newest solutions and constantly reduce the way from producers to consumers. It is especially important that all Russian developments are certified in accordance with international standards, "stressed Gregory Lekarev.
The best designs put on the market in 2017 and presented in the exposition took part in the competitive program of the premium "The Best Innovative Product of the Russian Market for Personal Protection Products of 2017". The data portal Getsiz.ru that is the main media partner of the exhibition organized the prize. Vladimir Zatynaiko, Director General of JSC “Elektrifikatsiya”, the SAPE 2018 organizer, represented the jury.
Noting the hemostatic means of GEPOGLOS from the company SpetsKomplekt, V. Zatynaiko emphasized: "This is a completely domestic development, including the chemical formula of the substance. Take into account the simplicity of use even in the most demanding conditions, GEPOGLOS has a wide range of appliance: from troops and disaster medicine to use on public amenities. Presentation of such products on SAPE (and many manufacturers are specially prepared for our exhibition) indicate the dynamic development of research and production of PPE in Russia. Nowdays, there are already such products that are in demand on international markets. “
Skincare Company is one of the companies representing domestic developments in the Europe, Brazil and China. Skincare is the permanent partner of the exhibition SAPE. The innovative product’s lines of dermoSYS Handis and FoodPro, designed, respectively, for sterilization of hands and working with food, attracted the attention of not only professionals, but also the press. The Office Bloom line, addressed to employees, who pass the time in front of a computer.
Great interest was attracted by PPE and technologies of such companies as 3M Russia, Vostok-Service-Spetskomplekt, Peri, Energocontract, Manipula, Delta plus, ROSOMZ, Virtex, Technoavia, Honeywell, Ansell, Visitech, DuPont, UVEX, Dräger, Moldex, Spetskomplekt, Argus Spectrum, Vending Box, etc.
Assessing their work at the exhibition, the participants noted that the level of the event is steadily increasing and companies are already considering options for participation in SAPE in 2019. For example, Larissa Krogh, the key account manager of the Norwegian company LOXY AS, stressed that the company took part in the exhibition on the eve of the Moscow office opening. However, the results are so impressive that LOXY AS will consider expanding its presence on SAPE next year.
Commenting on the differential peculiarities of SAPE 2018, the organizers pay special attention to the synergy that arose during the preparation of the exposition. The participants of the exhibition showed themselves to be responsible and interested parties of the process as a whole and offered their help to colleagues and organizers of the event. For example, the company Argus-Spectrum provided with the fire sensors, which the exposition part of the GMC was equipped, and the team of specialists from Peri LLC carried out the development of most polygons for demonstration of works at height. Assistance in case of minor injuries was in the hands of the developers of the bandage GEPOGLOS, which, according to general opinion, was absolutely justified.
In 2019, the International Exhibition on Industrial Safety and Labor Protection SAPE (Safety and Protection & Emergency) will be held for the tenth time. The purpose of the exhibition SAPE - promotion of ideas and demonstration of labor safety technologies among employees of companies at the international, federal and regional levels; raising the level of the culture of work, as well as preventing injuries and creating a healthy lifestyle for workers.
Actual photos from the exhibition are posted on the official website of SAPE: https://sape-expo.ru/