Protective Clothing - Knowledge Center

Welcome to the Protective Clothing Knowledge Center. Clothing is one of the most common forms of personal protective equipment (PPE). And while protective clothing seems like simple equipment, selecting the right type can be complicated. Whether you're looking for Arc Rated (AR), Flame Resistant (FR), Chemical Resistant (CR), Cleanroom, Disposable, or something else, you will find it here. Browse all of our content regarding Protective Apparel.

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Hi-Vis requirements have evolved with the launch of ANSI 107-2015. What changes are in the works for the new version?We will have focused content on general and flame resistant high visibility solutions.Join us on May 21st at 2pm EDT for (more...)

As the world around us becomes more and more connected and data-driven, companies have the potential to harness valuable information to benefit their businesses and workers. This session will discuss how wearable safety technology, machine (more...)

As more solutions and features become available for AR/FR Foul Weather Gear, selecting a garment can be more complicated.During this webinar, we will discuss how to simplify the selection process by examining Applications, Hazards, (more...)

Choosing the right FR workwear for your employees can greatly impact their ability to work safely and efficiently. Join Tom Weeks of Radians for this informative webinar where you’ll learn about different kinds of FR, and how to (more...)

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What does permeation rate mean when it comes to chemical protective clothing?

Permeation is the process by which a chemical moves through protective clothing and fabric at a molecular level. It is measured in terms of permeation rate: the rate at...

Should I use a protective jacket or an apron to stay safe during welding work?

Welding presents many burning hazards. Recently welded materials, welding spatter, and radiation can all cause painful and unpleasant burns. Since we can’t separate the...

Caring for FR rainwear

Let's start with the simple version of the answer:Keep it dryKeep it cleanRegularly inspect the product for damage or wearAnd of course, the number one way to care for...