Arc flash technical videos


See how Nomex® is setting the standard for performance in arc flash protection.

Nomex® is constantly driving innovations in arc flash protection. Our research facility with Arc-Man® is one of the most accredited open arc test labs in the world. The Arc-Man® test helps manufacturers assess and compare the protection that various materials provide against the thermal effects of an electrical arc.


Proud member of Partnership for Electrical Safety

The leading companies in the Arc-Rated (AR) & Flame-Resistant (FR)clothing and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) industry lead an effort to ensure that the hundreds of thousands of Americans working on energized electrical equipment are properly equipped and protected from the hazards of electrical arc flash.


Nomex® fabric solutions

The tested and proven performance of DuPont™ Nomex® is now available in lightweight, comfortable, highly breathable fabrics that meet or exceed international standards for protection and performance.


Arc flash protection

Nomex fabric delivers lightweight, comfortable FR protective solutions that meet or exceed global standards in arc flash, heat and flame protection and performance.


Arc flash protection standards

When choosing FR apparel, understanding the NFPA standards for arc flash protection will help you find the protection you need.