When you think about protective clothing, you might think heavy, uncomfortable or restrictive. However, with every new year, we see new innovation
When we talk about unsafe work conditions that need standards to ensure safety, we talk about industries that operate in the elements. Workers that work outside are at a higher risk to encounter hazards. Some of these occupations …
You can never be too careful when working in particular conditions. While many workers do not work in hazardous environments, others have no choice. They work …
When you think of rainwear, you probably don’t think about the flame resistant properties of it. The only thing to consider is whether the garment will keep water out. So why would we need flame resistant rainwear?
If you’re familiar with flame resistant workwear, you’ve probably heard of terms such as treated fabrics and fibers or inherent fabrics and fibers. However, there are some key differences when talking about flame resistant fibers and fabrics.
Flame resistant garments can be quite expensive. This is especially true when compared to non-flame resistant work apparel. The reason these garments are so expensive is because workers wear them for one main reason.
Depending on the amount of energy you work with, arc flash events can be extremely dangerous. However, do you know what an arc flash is?
Do certain employees in your company work around potential electric hazards? If they work with energized equipment, they’re probably familiar with the electrical arc suit.
If you are familiar with the electrical arc flash suit, you know that there are a few manufacturers that make it. While all suits are capable of protecting a worker from an arc flash hazard, we’ll review the Bulwark suit here.
One of the big benefits of renting your uniforms is the fact they wash your FR uniform for you. If you own or …