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National Safety Apparel has released its newest innovation, outerwear UL Certified to the NFPA 2112 standard for flash fire resistance. These brand new garments are a spin on the popular Explorer Series™ parka, jacket, and bib overall released in the fall of 2012.
National Safety Apparel has overhauled its FR high visibility line of protective clothing for 2013. The fabrics used in producing the hi-vis shirts and sweatshirts have been upgraded to be an even brighter, more visible shade of fluorescent yellow.
National Safety Apparel announces its new WorkWear line now available in UltraSoft AC fabric, the most comfortable FR material yet
The FR work garments were revamped in the second half of 2012 to be more comfortable, modern, and customizable, and the new UltraSoft AC™ fabric is the latest variety to be added. Work shirts and coveralls are available in either 7 oz. medium blue or khaki (8.3 cal/cm²), while coveralls and work pants are made with 9 oz. navy (12 cal/cm²) fabric.
The following is an excerpt from Bulwark's Introduction to FR Apparel and Standards:
Every year, thousands of workers are involved in electrical arc accidents, molten metal splashes, flash fires and combustible dust explosions on the job. To educate companies about these risks, as well as what they can do to comply with new industry standards, Cintas has launched a new website dedicated to its Flame Resistant Clothing line.
PolyConversions Inc. offers VR RainWear as part of their extensive line of personal protective apparel. As with other PolyCo VR products, the suits are odorless, vinyl free and latex free.
National Safety Apparel’s ultra-unique, lightweight shirts have received an upgrade. The all-new FR Control 2.0 garments are here.
DuPont is now accepting entries for its second annual Tyvek® Dirty Work Photo Contest. The contest is open to industrial workers throughout North America.
Old Toledo Brands, exclusive manufacturer for Craftsman Industrial Work Wear, Utility Pro High Visibility and Utility Pro FR Apparel is seeking experienced sales reps.
ISEA has published a new industry standard on insulating apparel to assist workers in cold temperature working environments.