DJ Safety, INC. was founded in 1996 by Retired Navy Lieutenant Commander Joseph Hansen and wife Darlene (DEIST) Hansen, to fill a niche for high-level design engineering applications in specific industries. Targeted wre the aviation, aerospace, film, and theme ride industries, as well as the specialty of racing safety assemblies. Some of the key projects he has completed to date are: development and fabrication of ballistic containment for the eighty foot tall, vertical printing presses at the Los Angeles Times, design and development of an auxiliary turbine containment devise for the NASA F-16X lead wing project, development and manufacture for Boeing/Rocketdyne of heat reflecting containment and ballistic test containment devices for the Delta rocket, development for Disney Imagineering of a netting system to secure personal belongings on park rides, design and development of a hydraulic containment system for Caterpillar, also the design and development with John Hopkins Applied Physics Lab of an electronic containment system for the weapon systems onboard nuclear submarines. Mr. Hansen retired from the US Navy in 1989 after serving for 22 years in the Nuclear Submarine Force. He served as Electronic Radar Technician; Nuclear Reactor Operator, Nuclear System Repair Officer, Electrical Repair Officer, Electronics Repair Officer, Chief Engineer, Executive officer and Commanding Officer. Following his retirement from the Navy, he became General Manager of Deist Safety Equipment, retaining that position from 1989-2000.


Education:
USC; LA, CA – Master of Science: Systems Management, 1982.

San Diego State University; San Diego, CA – Bachelor of Science: Industrial Technology, 1980.

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Engine Diapers - sfi 7.2
Retail: $319.39
Price: $259.99
Availability: In Stock
Item #: DJ-730 -

    Frame mount or Header Mount Ballistic nylon engine diapers come complete with absorbent pads and adjustable quick release mounting straps. Comes with snap-in absorbent pads that can be removed, cleaned and re-used.Meets SFI 7.2. ...

    SFI Coldfire Fire Systems - 5lbs / 10lbs / 20lbs
    Retail: $610.98
    Price: $536.99
    Availability: In Stock
    Item #: DJ-911 -

      Coldfire 302 Fire Systems are SFI 17.1 and DOT approved. Legal for Top Fuel & Alcohol. Coldfire 302 bottles are refillable. **A $25 Haz Mat fee will be applied to orders being shipped** 5lbs Systems include: Bottle, actuator and nozzle kit with two nozzles. 10lbs Systems include: Bottle, actuator and nozzle kit with three nozzles. 20lbs Systems Includes: 2 10lbs Bottles, 1 Manual Actuator and 1 Pneumatic Actuator, 6 pc Nozzle Kit with AN Fittings. 20lbs Systems w/ Brackets Includes: 2 10lbs...

      5 Point Latch Style Racing Harness - sfi 16.1
      Retail: $121.92
      Price: $107.99
      Availability: In Stock
      Item #: DJ-33 -

        DJ Safety Racing Harness is available in Latch/Link buckle. Available in a variety of mounting styles and straps configurations. All 5pt are belts are 3" wide with a 2" crotch straps unless otherwise specified. Available in Black with or without the silver protective covering. SFI 16.1.

        Trans Blanket Lenco - sfi 4.1
        Retail: $155.84
        Price: $136.99
        Availability: In Stock
        Item #: DJ-8011 -

          Lenco Transmission Blankets are built of multiple layers of ballistic material and are designed to capture exploding shrapnel. Blankets are resistant to water and oil. Meets sfi 4.1 and can be recertified. ...

          Wheelie Bar Nets
          Retail: $60.54
          Price: $53.99
          Availability: In Stock
          Item #: DJ-220001. -

            Wheelie bar Nets are designed to keep the parachute from tangling into the wheelie bars when deployed.

            Chute Super Quad - 12ft (S/G - S/C - ET)
            Retail: $355.06
            Price: $290.99
            Availability: In Stock
            Item #: DJ-85125 -

              Super-Quad chutes are 52 sq/ft (12' Diameter)and ideal for unblown drag race applications such as Super Comp, Super Gas, etc... Door cars up to 170 mph. Dragster & Altereds up to 200mph. Includes: Canopy, 9x9 Nylon Pack with aluminum internal plate, Spring-loaded Pilot and Bridle line. Spring Launcher Upgrade Available. ...

              Driving Gloves (S - XXL) - sfi 3.3/5
              Retail: $73.59
              Price: $56.99
              Availability: In Stock
              Item #: DJ-0220 -

                DJ Safety's SFI /5 premium 2-Layer driving gloves are made from fire-retardant Nomex and feature a leather palm. Fingers are snug fitted for a positive feel on the steering wheel and switches. Sewn-in elastic keeps glove tight to the forearm. Sizes: S-XXL ...

                Snell SA2015 Open and Full Face Helmets
                Retail: $256.05
                Price: $206.99
                Availability: In Stock
                Item #: DJ-031 -

                  SA2015 rated Full face or Open Face helmets features a flat polycarbonate shield, multi-step ratcheting pivots and ventilated for cooling and fog reduction. These helmets have a fire resistant liner and are engineered to withstand the vibrations and impact forces prevalent in supercharged automotive competition. Sizes: S-XXL ...

                  Inline Ratchet Tiedowns
                  Retail: $36.15
                  Price: $31.99
                  Availability: In Stock
                  Item #: DJ-23620 -

                    Inline Ratchet Tiedown is 2" wide with snap-in J hooks on both ends for easy attachment. Adjustable from 4' to 12' long. These heavy-duty tiedowns can withstand a burst strength of 5,000lbs. Tiedowns with a loop are 18' to 8' long

                    Driving Shoes - sfi 3.2A/5
                    Retail: $112.25
                    Price: $97.99
                    Availability: In Stock
                    Item #: DJ-050 -

                      Driving Shoes are made to meet and exceed the sfi/ 5 ratings. Features laces and Velcro closure. Has contour heal for driver's comfort.

                      Driving Boots - sfi 3.2A/20
                      Retail: $307.31
                      Price: $251.99
                      Availability: In Stock
                      Item #: DJ-05100 -

                        DJ Safety Driving Boots are SFI /20 rated and designed for Top Fuel and Alcohol. Made with a premium leather bottom and has a heavy duty Velcro closure to keep boots closed and snug to the calf. Lower adjustable strap allows one to tighten boot to prevent side slipping. Can be worn with or without a driving shoe.

                        Window Nets sfi 27.1 - Square
                        Retail: $50.67
                        Price: $44.99
                        Availability: In Stock
                        Item #: DJ-221824. -

                          Rectangular Window Nets are designed to restrain drivers arms inside the cockpit in case of an accident. 18" tall x 24" wide.Has loops sewn-in on top and bottom for easy bar mounting. SFI-27.1 ...

                          Non-Ratchet Tiedowns - Adjustable
                          Retail: $22.70
                          Price: $19.99
                          Availability: In Stock
                          Item #: DJ-23720 -

                            Non-Ratchet Adjustable. Tiedowns are 2" wide. Can be adjusted from 12"-72" so that the vehicle can be position in the trailer at the exact same spot every time. Has a Kevlar sleeve over the nylon for added protection. A Ratchet-Style Tiedown is normally used on the opposite end of the vehicle. Rated at 5,000lbs. Loop Tie Down is 12 - 48" Long. ...

                            Helmet Support - sfi 3.3
                            Retail: $45.92
                            Price: $36.99
                            Availability: In Stock
                            Item #: DJ-040009 -

                              Nomex Helmet Support is designed to provides forward/back and side-to-side support. Meets sfi 3.3. One size fits all.

                              Chute Door Slammer - 180-220mph
                              Retail: $511.93
                              Price: $434.99
                              Availability: In Stock
                              Item #: DJ-851067. -

                                Doorslammer chutes are 67 sq/ft and made with high quality nylon. These quad cross-form chutes are ideal for un-blown drag race applications such as Door cars up to 250 mph. Chutes can also handle weights up to 2500lbs depending on the MPH. Includes: Canopy, 9x9 Nylon Pack with aluminum internal plate, Spring-Loaded Pilot, and Bridle line. ...

                                Trans Blanket Lenco Drive - sfi 4.1
                                Retail: $320.00
                                Price: $281.99
                                Availability: In Stock
                                Item #: DJ-80112 -

                                  Lenco-Drive 2 Speed and 3 Speed w/ reverser Transmission Blankets are built of multiple layers of ballistic material and are designed to capture exploding shrapnel. Blankets are resistant to water and oil. Meets sfi 4.1 and can be recertified. ...

                                  5 Point Quick Release Racing Harness - sfi 16.1
                                  Retail: $221.13
                                  Price: $194.99
                                  Availability: In Stock
                                  Item #: DJ-43 -

                                    DJ Safety Racing Harness is available in Quick Release Buckle. Available in a variety of mounting styles and straps configurations. All 5pt are belts are 3" wide with a 2" crotch straps unless otherwise specified. Available in Black with or without the silver protective covering. SFI 16.1. ...

                                    7 Point Quick Release Racing Harness - sfi 16.1
                                    Retail: $310.02
                                    Price: $272.99
                                    Availability: In Stock
                                    Item #: DJ-4 -

                                      DJ Safety Racing Harness is available in Quick Release Buckle. Available in a variety of mounting styles and straps configurations. All 7pt belts are 3" wide with a 2" crotch straps unless otherwise specified. Available in Black with silver protective covering. SFI 16.1. ...

                                      Trans Blanket Powerglide - sfi 4.1
                                      Retail: $230.44
                                      Price: $202.99
                                      Availability: In Stock
                                      Item #: DJ-801012 -

                                        Powerglide Transmission Blankets are built of multiple layers of ballistic material and are designed to capture exploding shrapnel. Has cutouts for cables. Blankets are resistant to water and oil. Meets sfi 4.1 and can be recertified. ...

                                        Window Nets sfi 27.1 - Angular
                                        Retail: $64.73
                                        Price: $56.99
                                        Availability: In Stock
                                        Item #: DJ-221721 -

                                          Angular Window Nets are designed to restrain drivers arm inside the cockpit in case of an accident. 16-1/2" tall x 27" wide. Has loops sewn-in for easy bar mounting. Meets SFI 27-1. ...

                                          Chute Blown Alky - Silver Pack
                                          Retail: $593.77
                                          Price: $485.99
                                          Availability: In Stock
                                          Item #: DJ-851070. -

                                            Blown Alcohol Quad Cross-Form Chutes are 70 sq/ft (14' Diameter) and ideal for blown drag race applications. Heavy door cars up to 230 mph. Dragsters, Altereds & Funny Cars up to 250 mph. Includes: Canopy, Fire-Protective aluminized Silver Pack with aluminum internal plate, Spring-Loaded Pilot and Bridle line. ...

                                            Attachment Straps
                                            Retail: $15.28
                                            Price: $11.99
                                            Availability: In Stock
                                            Item #: DJ-2372 -

                                              Attachment strap 2 x 14" or 2 x 24". Has a kevlar sleeve over the nylon for added protection.

                                              Tow Strap 14ft Hook & Loop
                                              Retail: $39.32
                                              Price: $34.99
                                              Availability: In Stock
                                              Item #: DJ-241202 -

                                                Tow strap is 2" wide by 14' long. Has quick disconnect hooks on both the loop end and the tow vehicle portion for easy detachment. Has a Kevlar sleeve over the nylon for added protection.

                                                Chute Top Fuel & Top Alcohol - Silver Pack
                                                Retail: $642.38
                                                Price: $525.99
                                                Availability: In Stock
                                                Item #: DJ-851079. -

                                                  Top Fuel Quad Cross-Form Chutes are 79sq/ft and ideal for Top Fuel and Top Alcohol (240mph+). Includes: Canopy, Fire-Protective Aluminized Silver Pack with aluminum internal plate, Kevlar inner sleeve, Heavy-Duty, spring-loaded pilot and bridle line.