Flame-resistant (FR) clothing can increase the chances of survival and decrease the need for medical treatment and the chances of subsequent infections. It can help preserve the quality of life of a worker exposed to an electric arc flash.
In January 2016, DragonWear™ to introduce rugged Elements™ Flak Jacket for the utilities, safety and petrochemical markets. Our new Elements™ Flak Jacket is a revolution in the FR performance outerwear market; an innovative fusion of Polartec’s® fan-favorite Wind Pro® and brand new, patented HardFace® FR fabrics, this garment provides superior weather protection and rugged usability.
ASSE attendees and ISHN readers award products in three separate PPE categories
November 12, 2015
Magid, a leading manufacturer and supplier of safety solutions and personal protective equipment (PPE), was recognized for new product innovation for the 3rd time in the ASSE Safety Attendee Choice and ISHN Reader’s Choice Awards. The products won in the Hi-Viz Hand Protection, Eye/Face Protection and FR Clothing categories.
Polartec, LLC, a premium provider of innovative textile solutions, announced its new partnership with Ariat International®, a US-based maker of Western and English footwear and apparel, to help launch their new line of Ariat Work FR clothing designed specifically for women.