October 22, 2015 - Thanks to a partnership with Westex by Milliken, Wrangler has announced a flame-resistant (FR) “advanced comfort” jean, the newest extension of the brand’s “performance apparel featuring four-way flex technology that allows the jean to move with the wearer for maximum comfort”.
October 19, 2015 - GlenGuard says it has taken its patented “no melt, no drip”, arc flash and flash protection, flame resistant fabric and raised the bar to create Hi-Vis Style 1400 and Hi-Vis Anti-Stat Style 1500. The new design results in a brighter yellow mesh and a 10% reduction in weight compared to GlenGuard’s Hi-Vis Style 1100 and 1200 Anti-Stat, the company claims.
October 15, 2015 - Workrite Uniform Company, a flame-resistant (FR) clothing manufacturer, has launched a Workrite FR product line featuring 5.3-oz GlenGuard fabric. The line offers “one of the lightest weight Category 2 fabrics currently available on the FR clothing market”, Workrite says.
September 21, 2015 - Carhartt is boasting eight new styles with 360 degrees of reflective striping visibility to meet the safety needs of workers within Canada, it says.
August 17, 2015 - Black Ice and Silver Lining are the newest flame resistant (FR) base layer protection products from National Safety Apparel (NSA).
July 10, 2015 - HD Electric Company has introduced its new PRX-4 proximity voltage detector. It provides utility professionals, arborists and first responders with a safety tool that will alert them to potentially dangerous high voltage in their work areas.
June 22, 2015 - National Safety Apparel (NSA) has released its new arc flash head protection: the ArcGuard faceshield. It boasts features such as high-visible light transmission for increased visibility, an attached see-through chin cup for enhanced peripheral vision, and a lightweight design, according to the company.
June 9, 2015 - CBS ArcSafe had introduced its remote switch actuator for General Electric Q-Line molded case circuit breakers (MCCBs). The new RSA-56C actuator allows technicians to remotely close or open the circuit breakers from a safe distance while remaining stationed outside the arc-flash boundary.
May 21, 2015 - John Wiley Publishing—known for its extensive ‘For Dummies’ collection of how-to books—has published “Electrical Systems Maintenance for Dummies” by Lynn Hamrick of Shermco Industries.
May 15, 2015 - CBS ArcSafe has a new remote switch actuator for Square D HVL/cc medium-voltage load interrupter switches (LIS). The RSA-27 actuator allows technicians to remotely close or open the switches from a distance while remaining stationed outside the arc-flash boundary.
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