Finding Ways to Protect All Vulnerable Road Users

Inventor, Advocate, Producer, Distributor, and Supporter

Builder of Truck Side Guards

Since 2005, AirFlow Deflector has manufactured and distributed a full suite of Volpe compliant, IIHS, and independently tested side-underride protection devices, all engineered to decrease the potential for injury and death to pedestrians, cyclists, motorcyclists, and vehicle occupants.

Our side guard technologies provide the industry with a product line recognized for having the strongest safety standards, the longest industry warranty and a full satisfaction policy. Now in our 15th year, we can proudly say that our guards have more than 5,000,000 miles or real test usage without any reported issues, abnormalities or negative effects on the truck body or frame.

Other notable mentions regarding our guards:

  • Tested 6 times including 2 times by IIHS (Semi-Trailers),

  • Tested 3 times by independent companies – (Single use truck system SUT),

  • Tested by 5 of the 8 major semi-trailer manufacturers,

  • Tested by many major fleet companies,

  • Weather tested for ice, rain, snow, stone and sand,

  • Road-tested over 5,000,000 miles of real-life use

  • Noise tested – does not rattle, vibrate or interfere with the operation of the vehicles.

Our level of commitment in research and development found within Airflow Deflector continues to have a positive impact on the industry, resulting in significant reductions to personal injury and death as well as reducing associated greenhouse gas emissions of trucking fleets by up to 8.5%.

AirFlow Deflector is proud of the strong contributions made by its team of devoted individuals in the pursuit of personal safety and a greener environment. It is our continued perseverance and alignment with our corporate vision that has earned us our time-honoured reputation for providing quality products with the highest quality standards.

Today, our dedication to research and development efforts enables us to be well-positioned to embrace new technologies in the quest for continued industry excellence.

Should you have any questions or concerns, I invite you to contact me personally using the contact information listed below.

Robert Martineau

President and Chief Advocacy Officer

866-717-8737 or





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