Ever-Present Threats: Why Daily-Wear FR/AR PPE Programs Work

Episode 143

Ever-Present Threats: Why Daily-Wear FR/AR PPE Programs Work

Even if you've never seen an arc flash, you still need to protect against thermal hazards. Listen in as Scott Francis of Westex: A Milliken Brand discusses the best PPE programs for your AR/FR needs.

There are hazards in every workplace. Whether you are able to see them, or not, you still have to be prepared to protect against them—especially when it comes to thermal hazards.

In this episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard is joined with Scott Francis, Technical Sales Manager at Westex: A Milliken Brand to talk about mitigating thermal hazards especially when it comes to PPE. So, what are the best kinds of PPE programs for thermal hazards? And how can you get employees to actually wear that PPE? Find out on this episode of OH&S SafetyPod.

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A special thank you to Westex: A Milliken Brand.

Westex®: A Milliken Brand creates flame-resistant and arc-rated (FR/AR) textiles recognized for unmatched quality, comfort and proven performance. With a legacy dating back to 1941, our life-saving materials and technologies are the trusted last line of defense for hardworking men and women across the utility, oil and gas, electrical maintenance and metals industries. For more information, visit westex.com.

About the Author

Sydny Shepard is the Editor of Occupational Health & Safety.

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