Norcross Safety Products LLC, Oak Brook, IL,  ; reported sales were $156.4 million in the second quarter 2007, up 19% from the prior-year period.   ; In the general safety and preparedness segment, sales increased 17.6%. In the fire service segment, sales increased 15.8%. In the electrical safety segment, sales increased 30.3%, primarily driven by strong overall market demand, new product penetration and incremental net sales resulting from the acquisition of The White Rubber Corporation.   ; For the first six months of 2007, sales were up 13.8% to $304.6 million compared with the same period a year ago.   ; In the general safety and preparedness segment, sales increased 11.8. In the fire service segment, sales increased 7.1%. In the electrical safety segment, sales increased 31.9%.   ; Norcross Safety Products is a manufacturer of branded products in the personal protection equipment industry. Products are sold under brand names of North, KCL, Fibre-Metal, NEOS, Morning Pride, Ranger, Servus, Pro-Warrington, American Firewear, Salisbury and SafetyLine.