PPE

Milwaukee Tool Expands Lineup to Offer High Dexterity Hand Protection

May 17, 2022

Milwaukee Tool continues its dedication to hand protection by introducing ANSI Cut Rated High-Dexterity Polyurethane Dipped Gloves. These new gloves are constructed of an 18-gauge knit that offers high dexterity with a better fit to help users stay safe and productive while protecting their hands on the jobsite. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics,…

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Smooth as Glass, Strong as Brass

May 13, 2022

Safety Today, a dedicated safety distributor founded in 1946, is a proud distributor of Brass Knuckle® and its SmartCut™ BKCR404 Gloves for glass handling and other applications requiring toughness and a sure grip. Brass Knuckle SmartCut 404 combines ANSI cut level A3 protection and a smooth-grip polyurethane coating. They are available now from Safety Today…

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Werner Celebrates 100 Years of Innovation

May 10, 2022

Werner, a WernerCo brand, is the world leader in ladders and manufacturer of climbing products and fall protection equipment and today, the Werner name is celebrating 100 years of innovation. The Werner brand is commemorating a century developing leading-edge products that help people work faster and safer at home and on jobsites around the world.…

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Radians THRAXUS MAX Provides New Frame Choices in this Iconic Safety Eyewear

May 9, 2022

Radians®, a leading PPE manufacturer, recently launched THRAXUS™ MAX, a new generation of iconic safety eyewear with enhanced frame options, including Crystal, Gunmetal, and Digital Camo. Designed with straighter lines and edgier surface junctions, THRAXUS MAX gives workers what they want: contemporary high-performance protective eyewear with compelling features. “We used the latest patented technologies and…

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How to Stand Out in an Unsafe Environment

May 4, 2022

By: Maureen Paraventi High visibility workwear seems simple enough. It visually stands out, so that the wearer can be seen in all kinds of circumstances. It comes in bright colors like yellow and orange, and in a variety of garment types: vests, pants, bibs, rain gear and bomber jackets, to name a few. It can…

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Safety Glasses: Getting the Best Fit

May 4, 2022

Safety glasses aren’t one size fits all. These tips from PK Safety will help your team get glasses that fit properly. By: Rick Pedley, Contributor Not all eyewear is suited for all jobs. Just about anything that covers your eyes will offer some sort of protection against job hazards, but eyewear that’s not designed for…

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Milwaukee Expands BOLT PPE Line Up with Sun Protection

May 2, 2022

Milwaukee Tool will be expanding its personal protective equipment lineup to feature BOLT™ sun protection accessories that connect to all Milwaukee® hard hats and helmets. The BOLT system allows users to secure accessories simultaneously to their Milwaukee® head protection, helping them stay safe and productive on the jobsite. “Heat illnesses have been a growing focus…

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Protect the Asset: Understanding Head Protection

April 29, 2022

By David Ivey, Contributor   Falling objects represent a serious hazard for workers at many types of jobsites. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that 217 deaths were caused by workers being struck by falling objects or equipment in 2020.1 In construction alone, these types of accidents accounted for 8% of all fatalities. According to…

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Addressing Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Construction Safety Helmets

April 27, 2022

1. What is the main difference between conventional hard hats and safety helmets? ANSWER: A safety helmet features an integrated chin strap to ensure a comfortable and secure fit to a workers head – even in the event of a trip, slip or fall – eliminating the chance of the safety helmet dislodging if gravity…

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Milwaukee Adds Arm Protection to PPE Line

April 26, 2022

Milwaukee Tool continues its dedication to personal protective equipment by expanding into arm protection. Offering ANSI/EN388 rated Cut Level 5 Protective Sleeves and Cut Level 3 Protective Sleeves, the new solutions help prevent arm lacerations and help keep users safe and productive. These sleeves are designed to provide users with a comfortable fit and all-day…

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