Mount Vernon FR has announced the release of its AMTEX TC flame resistant fabric. The AMTEX TC is a collection of cotton and Tencel blends created for total comfort, and the new line of clothing addresses the challenges of maximizing both comfort and protection in protective work wear fabrics. AMTEX TC fabrics are currently offered in 7.9-ounce and 8.4-ounce twill and are unique in that they increase both comfort and durability without sacrificing the protection demands of the FR industry. Despite their strengths, the fabrics feel lighter than they actually are.
Workplace clothing and gear company Ergodyne has announced an update to their already existing group of GloWear® Hi-Visibility (Hi-Vis) Shirts. The have updated the design on two existing models and have also introduced seven new garments to the group. The Hi-Vis t-shirts and sweatshirts are comfortable, meet ANSI compliance requirements, can withstand a range of natural elements and most of all, eliminate the need for a shirt and a Hi-Vis vest by having an all-in-one garment. The shirts are compliant with ANSI 107 standards.
You choose the style, color or pattern, and Mount Vernon FR
will develop an FR fabric that’s uniquely yours. Mount Vernon FR’s revolutionary MY•FR program allows you to create your very own FR fabric so you can meet the exact needs of your workforce, while maintaining the comfort and reliability your workers deserve.
Sleet, snow, rain and wind beware. National Safety Apparel
has partnered with the team at W.L. Gore to offer Targo FR Foul Weather Gear. Lightweight, breathable GORE-TEX PYRAD® flame resistant technology protects against flash fires, petroleum, oil-based hazards and hot liquid or steam hazards that come with oil & gas industrial applications. And with all that protection comes premium comfort: Targo is breathable, lightweight and is 100% waterproof, protecting against precipitation and moisture build up.
PYRAD® products offer an unmatched combination of protection, comfort, and durability that is ideal for Utility industry applications. Constructed from GORE-TEX PYRAD® laminates, foul-weather rainwear is self-extinguishing and arc-flash rated, ensuring that linemen stay dry and comfortable by providing exceptional waterproof, windproof, and breathable performance. GORE® PYRAD® fabric enables utility linemen to work over extended periods of time without becoming distracted in challenging, foul-weather conditions due to discomfort.
The MCR Safety New Woven DuPont Kevlar with Cut Level A9 Protection is a 93719MK ambidextrous 19” sleeve with a pleated elbow for greater flexibility, achieves an ANSI cut level A9 and a puncture level 3. The ANSI conductive heat rating is level 5, recommended for applications less than 608°F. The 93719MK includes a clip at the top to help keep the sleeve in place and the spandex/lycra wrist insert with thumbhole assists the sleeve to stay in place while wearing gloves. The puncture protection from wires, metal, wood and glass is over the entire forearm. Also look for our A9 apron.
Tough jobs demand tough protection. It’s why at D3O we’ve developed the thinnest, most advanced material in the world for impact protection. D3O® technology is found in a range of hard-hitting impact protection gloves from MCR Safety, Majestic, Superior Glove, Mechanix Wear, Watson Gloves and Ringers Gloves – enabling compliance with the forthcoming ANSI / ISEA 138 standard. Come and see how D3O is setting the standard for impact protection at Booth #2411 at 2018 NSC.
Protective Industrial Products Inc. continues to lead in cut resistant innovation with the introduction of The G-Tek® PolyKor® 16-377. The 16-377 features a super thin, 18-gauge, ANSI A7 liner with X7™ engineered yarn technology - first in the industry. X7™ represents the latest in engineered yarn development demonstrating very high cut resistance and durability by way of proprietary fibers. The result is exceptional cut resistance in a thin liner configuration. Visit PIP at booth #2435 at the NSC show in Houston, Texas-October 22 to 24, 2018. Call 1-800-262-5755 or visit www.pipusa.com/x7 to learn more.
SJ03 Type R Class 3 Ripstop Quilted Wind Shirt, with water resistant coating and lightweight polyfill insulation, provides excellent protection during windy, chilly days. Workers can wear it as a base layer too in cold weather for additional warmth. It features color blocking, which conceals dirt, and six pockets. Made of 100% polyester Ripstop, the durable SJ03 resists tearing and ripping. It is also very comfortable to wear, like your favorite heavy-duty flannel shirt but has the added benefit of resisting the wind.
Most injuries occur because gloves are “over there” when needed and up to 80% of glove replacement costs are due to lost or misplaced gloves. The Glove Guard®
clip, the original safety breakaway glove clip, has a proven record of reducing both by keeping gloves close at hand. The clip features strong jaws with interlocking teeth so that it stays attached to clothing and gloves while the redundant safety breakaway keeps the wearer safe from snagging hazards.