We are pleased to bring to you the newest addition to our ArcGuard® arc flash PPE line, ArcGuard® ACTIVE 40 cal/cm2 suit. Our ArcGuard® ACTIVE line is made from a high performance lightweight flame resistant and arc rated fabric which allows for a greater amount of flexibility and stretch.
OSHA determines Piramal Glass USA did not provide FR clothing
November 13, 2015
A 34-year-old machine operator suffered third-degree burns on his legs and hands when molten glass bottles fell on the production floor and ignited oil residue that had leaked from the machines. The man had not been provided fire-retardant protective clothing, and the fire spread to his pant leg. He has been unable to return to work since the injury.
Polartec, LLC, a premium provider of innovative textile solutions, announced its new partnership with Ariat International®, the US-based leader in Western and English footwear and apparel, to help launch their new line of Ariat Work FR clothing designed specifically for women. The premium assortment of tops and jeans feature Polartec FR technology, which provides consumers with the safety features hazardous work environments demand with the style, fit and comfort that women prefer.
National Safety Apparel is delighted to launch one of the most ground-breaking FR products to date. HYDROlite FR™ Rainwear is the next generation of high performance FR rainwear. Constructed with GORE® PYRAD® fabric from the inventors of GORE-TEX® Products, these garments are lighter weight than most current options in the FR Rainwear market today.
New partnerships provide FR industry with more options
October 6, 2015
Mount Vernon FR has collaborated with Cat® Apparel and Westmoor Manufacturing’s Rock & Roll Cowboy to bring more flame resistant clothing (FRC) choices to the industry. Cat Apparel is producing an FR work shirt and coverall, and Rock & Roll Cowboy will offer jeans, giving consumers FR options with the same great fit and styling they’ve come to expect from these brands.