How to Eliminate Leading Causes of Material Handling Injuries

June 3, 2024

By Nick Warrick Industrial establishments and warehouses automate most of their core functions. Still, modern technologies have limitations, necessitating workers to do manual activities. One such manual activity is material handling and storage. Material handling entails moving, securing, storing, and monitoring materials and finished products as they pass through various processes, from manufacturing to the…


Navigating Compliance: How to Ensure Safety Standards in High Visibility FR Apparel Procurement

April 25, 2024

Stay proactive, stay informed and prioritize safety in every step of the procurement process. By: Scott Francis, Contributor Construction, utility, police, emergency medical services, firefighters and other workers are routinely exposed to the hazards of low visibility — such as motor vehicles and heavy equipment — while on the job. High visibility fabrics meet specific requirements on…


Carhartt’s New Workwear Series Enhances UV Protection

April 10, 2024

To help all hardworking people stay cool, fight sweat and stay protected from the sun’s harmful UV rays, Carhartt, America’s premium workwear brand since 1889, has launched the Force Sun DefenderTM series – its lightest performance gear solution to battle the heat and sun. The Force Sun Defender line combines the workwear brand’s trusted durability with UV protection tough…


Carhartt Announces Sales Donation and “For the Love of Labor” Grant

March 6, 2024

Women’s gear sales on March 8 to fund scholarships for women pursuing fulfilling careers in the skilled trades In recognition of International Women’s Day, Carhartt is donating proceeds from women’s apparel sales up to $250,000 on, and at any one of its 43 retail locations on March 8 – and dedicating its Spring 2024 “For the Love of Labor” grant…


Carhartt Releases Women’s Spring 2024 Workwear Collection

February 2, 2024

Workwear brand introduces its lightest, softest gear yet designed by – and for – women With women revamping the definition of “work” and a growing percentage of women entering the skilled trades, Carhartt, America’s premium workwear brand since 1889, has developed a new line of workwear for women of all shapes, sizes and lifestyles with the…


Milwaukee Tool Announces Workwear Collection

January 13, 2024

Milwaukee Tool announces two new workwear collections: WORKSKIN™ and FREEFLEX™. The Milwaukee WORKSKIN™ Hooded Sun Shirt is engineered with a custom sweat-wicking fabric that pulls moisture away from the body and dries quickly to keep users dry and comfortable. Built to protect on the hottest days, this Sun Shirt provides UPF 50+ Sun Protection and…


Achieving the Right Balance: Tips for Comfort and Style in Workwear

December 12, 2023

By Nick Warrick Workwear plays a pivotal role in industrial hygiene because it ensures workers’ safety and well-being and boosts the professionalism of different industries as a whole. Finding the ideal balance between comfort and style in work attire is not just a matter of taste; it has a big impact on the workers’ health…


A+A 2023 Sets Standards for Safe and Healthy Work

October 30, 2023

A+A 2023, the world’s leading Trade Fair for Safety, Security and Health at Work, closed after four exciting days with impressive results in Düsseldorf, Germany. With the slogan “Inspirations for a better Work Environment”, the trade fair set new standards and seamlessly continued the success of its previous events. A total of 2,200 exhibitors from…


Westex: A Milliken Brand Announces Events, Product Highlights on Display at NSC Expo

October 11, 2023

Global flame-resistant and arc-rated (FR/AR) textile manufacturer, Westex: A Milliken Brand, announced its 2023 NSC Safety Congress & Expo schedule and booth number (booth 3437). This year, Westex will showcase some of its most popular fabrics through customer garments on display in its booth. Featuring brands like Ariat, Carhartt and Wrangler, attendees will be able…


The Evolution of High Visibility Workwear

October 4, 2023

High vis gear spans a growing range of applications and environments. By: Shana McGuinn, Contributor High visibility apparel is showing up seemingly everywhere these days. Workers in the construction, waste collection, warehouse, manufacturing, oil and gas and other industries wear it, as do security guards, first responders, railway workers, school crossing guards and parking lot…


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