CarbonX® will display its latest innovation in personal protective equipment, CarbonX Repel, at Safety 2014. CarbonX Repel delivers multifunctional protection unlike any other protective fabric. Constructed to be truly non-flammable, Repel provides extraordinary protection against extreme heat and direct flame and remarkably sheds molten metal, petrochemicals, flammable liquids, and hot chemicals—all in one single garment. Its lighter weight and flexibility significantly improve comfort while reducing the potential for heat stress. Applications include: jackets, sleeves, coveralls, aprons, and bibs. Booth 1431
Made of an impervious, lightweight polyethylene material, PolyConversions Inc.'s PolyWear Protective Disposable Gowns are designed to replace traditional poly aprons and sleeves that are disposed of after a single use. The gowns provide protection against cross-contamination and incorporate a tear-away feature for quick and easy removal.
Elvex Corp.'s new advanced safety helmet, the Tectra™ safety cap, is ANSI Z89.1-2003 compliant and features a contemporary design, a lightweight polyethylene shell, four head-hugging suspensions, vented and non-vented options, non-conductive and general duty models, hidden suspension hangers, a rain trough for water disbursement, and more.
The new Saflok Max™ all-purpose connector from Capital Safety is designed to reduce equipment costs by giving the user more tie-off options without the need for additional anchorage connectors. Its new snap hook features a rectangular body and three-inch gate opening that provides a direct connection to a variety of larger anchor points.
Sperian Protection's new Uvex Ambient line of over-the-glass safety eyewear is designed to offer workers full protection while wearing their own prescription eyewear. Available in two sizes and a range of comfort features, the eyewear offers all-day coverage for a wide range of prescription eyewear styles.
DBI-SALA, a Capital Safety brand
DBI-SALA, a Capital Safety brand, introduces the concrete detent anchor. Designed to allow users to connect and disconnect from an anchorage with the push of a button, the anchor consists of two parts: a socket that is permanently installed in concrete and a removable detent pin with attached connection ring.
Kappler Inc. introduces the Frontline® 300. Combining chemical and flash-fire protection, this multi-use, single-exposure garment is ideal for petrochemical line break situations and was developed with detailed input from petrochemical safety officers.
The apparel also offers improved radiant heat protection from temperatures up to 1,900 degrees Fahrenheit.
The Veratti® Break-Away vest from Encon Safety Products is designed with a five-point hook-and-loop closure that will easily break away if tugged. The vest is made from breathable mesh polyester, meets ANSI/ISEA 107-2007 class 2, features an inside pocket, and is available in fluorescent lime or orange.
Sperian Fire's UltraMotion™ turnout gear is designed to be easy to don and doff, saving seconds in life-and-death situations. Made from water-shedding fabrics, the apparel features tapered Sidewinder pockets and a patented T-Closer™ collar that protects the neck from flame, heat, and abrasion.
The WCCL2OFR from MCR Safety Inc. is a cool-mesh vest that is designed to offer more contrasting colors than any other Class 2 safety vest. Its orange polyester background material is treated for limited flammability. Other features include 4.5-inch yellow/silver 3M reflective stripes, two inside pockets, and more.