NFPA 2112 covers the performance requirements and test methods for flame resistant (FR) garments—including fabric capabilities and characteristics to garment construction.
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standard for Flame-Resistant (FR) clothing—better known as NFPA 2112—specifies performance requirements and test methods for FR fabric and garments.
If you’re in a position to maintain and enforce safety procedures, we’re sure you don’t want your people getting hurt. Depending on the type of environment, some accidents lead to catastrophe.
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 …
In this article, we explain flame resistant PPE and discuss industry standards that establish requirements for FR garments.
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?
Find out what makes flame resistant fibers flame resistant, as well as the difference between an inherent fiber and treated fiber.
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?