Workrite Uniform Company, Inc., a leading provider of flame-resistant (FR) workwear worldwide, is taking their FR garment certifications to a new level of safety: certifying a wide variety of garments to the NFPA 2112 standard and accompanying those certified garments with a visible external label—the first FR garment provider to do so.
The Safety Equipment Institute (SEI) has announced that the first certifications have been issued to NFPA 1994, Standard on Protective Ensembles for First Responders to CBRN Terrorism Incidents, 2012 Edition.
Law enforcement, Secret Service and other tactical operatives need vision protection they can trust under fire. It's for this reason that Wiley X, Inc. has introduced its new Black Ops WX Saint. This new Rx-ready addition to the company's proven Changeable Series of protective glasses combines stealthy styling and crystal clear vision with battlefield-proven protection, making it the complete package for use on the streets, in the field or on the range.
More than a few years ago (more than I care to think about anyway), I was a summer camp lifeguard/camp counselor. A common refrain from the campers was “I’ll sue you.” It didn’t matter what the transgression was – giving them 2% instead of whole milk, wheat bread instead of white, not allowing them to vandalize something - they frequently threatened to sue me or another member of the camp staff.