From Mt. Vernon FR: What to consider when choosing FR garments
For those that work in hazardous environments, proper FR clothing is critical to ensuring safety and protection. When choosing FR workwear for your employees, you should consider the following:
- Arc rating
- Arc flash protection
- Flash fire protection
- Predicted % body burn
- Special Properties
- Extended Durability
- Fiber blend
About Mount Vernon FR
Mount Vernon FR has one of the largest collections of flame resistant fabrics that can be used for uniforms and workwear in nearly any industry, such as electrical, utilities, and oil and gas. Our FR cloth is broken into product lines based on the fiber make-up of the fabric. Each flame resistant fabric caters to a variety of needs within the various industries – all of them offer the utmost FR protection, but may highlight a range of select attributes, from comfort to durability to softness.
Visit the Mount Vernon FR website: www.mvmfr.com.