The purpose of Ortovox avalanche equipment is to provide you and your fellow travelers with as much safety as possible when you move out to the high-altitude snow landscapes. For decades, Ortovox have specialized themselves in avalanche equipment and today they are among the world's leading manufacturers of it. They use innovative materials to add increased comfort, safety and flexibility for their avalanche equipment, such as their avalanche backpacks and avalanche beacons. Ortovox backpacks come with built-in back protection and the M.A.S.S. airbag system - both of which are very useful features for skiing fans who like to take an off-piste trip sometimes. If you and your friends are planning for a dangerous adventure in the snow, bringing Ortovox avalanche equipment along with you can make the difference between life or death if accidents occur.