Hi-Line Utility Supply is proud to present QUICKEEZE Adjustable Sleeve Straps (Item #HLQE-1000). These popular straps were designed by linemen Cody Hopkins and Dylan Morrill. Designed with high-quality, FR-rated materials, the straps are self-extinguishing, plus their easily adjustable and flexible design allows for all-day comfort. Check out a flame test at www.youtube.com/watch?v=3iunNgx7Vpw&feature=youtu.be. A unique oval button design allows for quick and easy attachment and detachment. These American-made sleeve straps have been field-tested for durability and longevity.
Hi-Line Utility Supply www.hilineco.com/products/sleeve-strap-with-fr-buttons
When working with corrosive liquid chemicals, you need to be protected against chemical splashes. The right protective garment assists in reducing worker injury and minimizes the risk for accidental skin contact with chemicals. Choosing protective garments made with GORE Chemical Splash Fabric provides exceptional liquid splash protection without sacrificing comfort, meaning workers won’t resist wearing them. Lac-Mac protective garments made with GORE Chemical Splash Fabrics provide a barrier to several inorganic and organic liquid challenges. Garments made from this unique fabric provide the wearer time necessary to exit the area and follow emergency protocols in case of an accidental splash with a dangerous chemical. If your objective is to reduce potential injuries related to liquid chemical splash, then Lac-Mac’s NFPA 1992 certified garments are an excellent choice. Choose products made by an experienced manufacturer who understands the complexity involved in manufacturing high-performance PPE. For more than 30 years, Lac-Mac has been manufacturing high-quality, liquid-proof, durable, breathable protective garments used throughout various industries, for various applications.
MCR Safety has expanded its high-visibility line to include flame-resistant safety vests made with GlenGuard lime modacrylic/aramid blended fabric with 2-inch FR reflective stripes. GlenGuard’s inherently flame-resistant fabrics are made using solution-dyed fibers that increase color retention. Unlike polyester vests, GlenGuard’s patented No Melt, No Drip technology is integrated into every fiber so that wearers have the ultimate protection when they need it most. The FRMBCL2L is an ANSI/ISEA 107 Type R, Class 2 five-point breakaway vest that features durable gray binding and an FR hook-and-loop front closure. Also available are safety vests in solid and mesh fabrics as well a Class 3 option. This vest also meets ASTM F1506 and conforms to NFPA 70E HRC1 specifications with an arc rating of 5.4 cal/cm².
MCR Safety www.mcrsafety.com/search?s=frm
As the seasons change and temperatures drop, a warm and durable jacket is an essential piece of your wardrobe when working outside. Tyndale’s new Versa Insulated Bomber Jacket (K64MT) is comfortable and protective – and stylish to boot. It features a weather-resistant outer shell, with a stylish and functional quilted pattern stitched using durable thread that keeps you warm with lightweight freedom of movement. Designed with the worker in mind, the jacket features an insulated lining, and the collar, cuffs and waistline are constructed from double-layered rib knit material to keep drafts out. Essentials stay secure with two zippered pouch pockets on the front of the jacket and Tyndale’s signature arm pocket on the sleeve. The Versa Insulated Bomber Jacket is proudly made in the USA by Tyndale, featuring a tonal U.S. flag patch on the left sleeve and exterior FR labeling. It provides 40 ATPV (CAT 4) arc flash and NFPA 2112 certified flash fire protection.
Cementex, a national leader in the manufacture of electrical safety solutions, recently announced the availability of its PPE storage canisters, which provide ultimate protection for arc flash suits with hoods or face shields, thanks to the canisters’ oversized 14-inch diameter.
These extra-large, ultra-durable, hard-sided arc flash storage canisters are designed to withstand the harshest environments and safely store technicians’ most delicate and valuable PPE items. At 14 inches in diameter and 16 inches tall, the canister’s extra-large dimensions enable storage of large PPE items, such as a complete Category 4 arc flash PPE kit with a ventilated hood.
The canisters also feature a stackable design for easy, orderly storage in shops and equipment rooms. Their seal-tight lids ensure secure, reliable closure, and durable rope handles include a comfort grip for easy transport.
Cementex PPE storage canisters are available separately or as an upgrade to most Cementex PPE task wear kits. Additionally, the canisters are available with a fixed, 12-pocket tool wrap to include all of a technician’s most critical tools along with their task wear.
The new VolCore FR Workwear by Radians helps protect workers from short-term thermal incidents, including arc flash and flash fire, because it self-extinguishes and does not melt when exposed to flame, dramatically reducing the severity of burn injuries.
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MAXBLUE lens technology blocks 41 percent of ISO 12312-1 blue light, yet it allows 88 percent of visible light to pass through.
There are many jobs that demand the use of hand-held devices, RF scanners or other portable devices. All of these devices emit blue light, which has been known to cause eye fatigue, headaches and migraines. Many of these jobs also are indoors and, until recently, a wearer that needed to block a good portion of blue light had to resort to amber lenses. The downside of amber lenses, other than the yellow shade, is that they distort color recognition. With MAXBLUE lens technology, a worker can wear a clear lens that has a very faint mirror hue, while still blocking 41 percent of blue light. Other features of these lenses include an athletic-inspired design; a streamlined three-point ratcheting temple; comfortable TPR nosepieces; and hybrid temple.
MCR Safety www.mcrsafety.com
Youngstown Glove Co. is proud to introduce their new USA Ground Glove. This high-performance leather work glove is made from start to finish at their wholly owned factory located in the USA, with all USA materials. This glove is made with extra-high-quality cow-grain leather and sewn into an ergonomic, 3D glove pattern for peak performance.
Read more: High-Performance Leather Work Glove
Tyndale's new Versa Long Sleeve Henley (J06MT) fits and feels like your favorite shirt – and even looks good enough to wear out after work. It’s constructed with lightweight, 100 percent FR cotton, so it’s breathable on hot days and light enough to use as a layering piece when temperatures are cooler. High-stress areas like side-seams and shoulders are cover-stitched in contrasting thread for extra durability and a touch of style – and the same goes for the contrasting left pocket, secured with a button to keep your essentials close at hand. The Versa Long Sleeve Henley is proudly made in the USA by Tyndale and features a signature American flag patch on the left sleeve. It provides 8.9-cal (CAT 2) arc flash and NFPA 2112-certified flash fire protection.
Bollé Safety is well-known for combining innovative technology and superior product design to fashion the ultimate in protective eyewear for the industrial safety market. They’ve done it again with the introduction of the Ultim8, the most advanced sealed eye protection for use in extreme work environments.
Developed exclusively to prevent debris of any sort from entering the eye, the Ultim8 is a combination spectacle and goggle that completely seals the orbital area of the eye. With a versatile conversion kit as part of the package, this frame features PC/TPR pivoting temples, TPR waterproof foam and a removable adjustable strap. Available with a clear or smoke lens and featuring exclusive Platinum anti-fog/anti-scratch coating, this fully sealed eyewear provides the maximum in protection, comfort and performance. When worn with retainer strap, this frame is rated D3/D4/D5 for protection against liquid splash, dust and fine dust.
Bollé Safety www.bollesafety-usa.com
Tyndale's new Versa Button Down Work Shirt (M15MT) delivers performance and protection, without sacrificing comfort and style. It's constructed with 7-ounce inherently flame-resistant fabric, providing lasting protection from workplace hazards. Thoughtful details – like double-layered fabric on the forearms and reinforced stitching – ensure durability in the field, while the extended back-hem and center-back gusset allow for full mobility and comfort in a range of environments. With a fitted silhouette and classic styling, this shirt is sure to become a wardrobe staple on and off the job. The Versa Button Down Work Shirt is proudly made in the USA by Tyndale, featuring a patriotic flag patch on the left shoulder and exterior FR labeling. It provides 9.1-cal (CAT 2) arc flash protection.
The Button Down Work Shirt is part of the new Versa Collection by Tyndale. This contemporary collection delivers performance pieces with modern styling that can be worn separately or layered together to keep you comfortable, dry and safe.
Radians, a leading manufacturer of high-quality safety products, has expanded their Arctic RadWear line with the introduction of their new cooling vests and cooling T-shirts.
Radians new cooling vests are made with Advanced ARCTIC Technology that uses a unique three-layer laminated fabric system that absorbs, stores and releases water to keep workers cool for hours. The layering system is waterproof and breathable, so your shirt remains dry during the cooling process.
The cooling vests feature an adjustable Velcro stretch waist that provides a comfortable, snug fit without restricting mobility. Available in blue (RCV10), red (RCV11) and yellow (RCV12), the vests are treated with SilverPlus anti-microbial protection to resist mold buildup and odors.
To keep workers cool, comfortable and dry, Radians’ new Class 2 (ST31-2) and Class 3 (ST31-3) cooling T-shirts in high-visibility green feature RadCool technology that self-activates when perspiration is present. The technology moves moisture away from the skin and circulates it through the fabric to keep you cooler, longer. The cooling T-shirts are designed with a mesh side-seam insert and Max-Dri Technology. Both features maximize airflow to evaporate moisture quickly.
In the world of headlamps, you’ll see plenty of heavy-duty straps that fasten a headlamp to a helmet or hard hat. However, Nightstick believes that shouldn’t be the only option available. After all, even the best headbands and straps can wear down due to extensive use and constant exposure to the elements. So, Nightstick has introduced an entire series of Zero-Band Headlamps and includes a secure mounting mechanism with every light.
Until now, helmet mounting brackets historically have increased the overall cost of a headlamp. However, Nightstick’s addition of the model NS-HMC4 Hard Hat Clip Mount with every light effectively addresses this need. It also prevents the user from having to spend additional money and time searching for an aftermarket solution that securely fastens the light to their hard hat.
The NS-HMC4 easily and securely bonds to a hard hat using a sturdy, industry-approved PSA material. Inspired by attachment methods consistently used in mining industry cap lamps, each included helmet lamp bracket is designed to be lightweight and durable. The tilting-head design allows the user to change the light position without having to readjust. The Zero-Band Series offers users different functionality options, including four Intrinsically Safe Dual-Light (spotlight/floodlight) Headlamps and one Dual-Function (high-/low-beam) Headlamp model. No drilling is required.
The Zero-Band Headlamps feature models NSP-4608BC, XPP-5460GCX, XPP-5454GC, XPP-5452GC and XPP-5450GC. All five models are IP-X7 rated waterproof and feature an integrated stainless-steel clip that makes it possible to wear the headlamp securely. As a bonus, three AAA batteries are included to power each light.
Used by utility workers, firefighters and construction crews, ICEpodz is now the most widely used and most effective cooling product on the market, according to the company.
Read more: Wearable Arc-Rated Cooling Product
Buckingham’s new Dielectric H-Style Harness is covered with 9-kV-rated dielectric hardware from top to bottom, including a dorsal D-ring, quick-connect buckles and friction buckles. Dielectric hardware eliminates the potential of static electricity being transferred through steel hardware if working around an energized conductor in wet or damp conditions. The dielectric hardware included on this harness also provides greater resistance to corrosion in extreme conditions, such as hot/humid and salty air environments. In addition, the harness features dual trauma straps, dual parking attachments and arc-rated shoulder pads. It meets ASTM F887 electric arc performance requirements and ANSI Z359, and is available immediately in sizes S-XL.
Buckingham Manufacturing https://buckinghammfg.com