INFORMATION & IDEAS
NFPA 2113 specifies the minimum selection, care, use, and maintenance requirements for flame-resistant garments for use by industrial personnel in areas at risk from flash fires or short-duration flame exposure that are compliant with NFPA 2112.
When it comes to specifying protective gloves, there are many things to consider.
Review the various cut test methods used by regional and global standards groups to rate the level of cut protection of gloves and other accessories.
DuPont™ Kevlar® has incrementally evolved since its invention by Stephanie Kwolek in 1965. At that time, a vest made of ballistic nylon weighed significantly more and offered about half the protection of today's vests made with Kevlar®.
Hopefully by now you understand the importance of work gloves as essential PPE. But did you know that work gloves and protective sleeves are an unbeatable pair – especially in industries where workers’ arms are at a greater risk of injury? Not sure if your workers should be wearing sleeves? Find out by tuning in for our informative webinar.
Youngstown Glove Company announces the release of a first-of-its-kind FR Emergency Gas Glove in conjunction with the International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition.