ManufacturingNov 30, 2023
Stanley Black & Decker faced a thorny safety challenge. Their eyewear was so uncomfortable that workers would rather risk injury than wear it. Read on to find out how they fixed this issue by switching to Mechanix Wear Type N Safety Glasses.
How much does a workplace injury cost?Nov 9, 2023
A workplace injury is expensive to the business, both in terms of direct costs like medical expenses and indirect costs like morale, efficiency, and recruitment.
Cold Work Gloves: How to Fight Frostbite with Specialized ProtectionOct 19, 2023
Cold work gloves protect the wearer from real physical harm when working in a cold environment with exposure to cold surfaces or cold or freezing products.
Why Behavior-Based Safety doesn't work (and why it does)Oct 10, 2023
Behavior-Based Safety is a popular safety methodology that's influenced many companies. But does it actually work? Or does it cause more harm than good? Find out in this blog!
TransportationSep 22, 2023
Road workers at NC-DOT Division 10 were using the same glove for ALL tasks. This one-size-fits-all approach exposed them to puncture and cut hazards that the "standard" glove couldn't handle. That changed when Mechanix Wear set up a glove program to give job-specific PPE--one of which was the Hi-Viz Needlestick.
DMF in Your Gloves? Here’s what you want to knowSep 14, 2023
NIOSH has identified that DMF can cause serious health concerns to those exposed. If gloves are made with DMF, exposure can create acute and chronic/long-term health effects. Learn how to protect yourself and your employees.
CE glove ratings explainedSep 8, 2023
Most safety gloves being sold today come with CE ratings to indicate levels of performance against various hazards. In this post, you'll learn what those codes mean, and how to tell whether or not a glove meets your needs.
How to Protect Your Team Without OverspendingAug 21, 2023
Working with a limited budget for safety upgrades and equipment? Don't worry, you can still protect your workers effectively without overspending through a combination of personal safety habits, procedural changes, and smart spending.
Metals + MiningAug 9, 2023
Workers at Grede Foundry faced multiple hazards and injuries such as high heat, pinching, cuts, lacerations, and bruised and broken knuckles. Their latex gloves weren’t providing the cut protection and dexterity they needed. Read on to find out how Mechanix Wear’s SpeedKnit™ FR ARC Rated M-PACT® gloves solved their needs.
Metals + MiningAug 8, 2023
Attala Steel's employees were going through 4 pairs of gloves a day--per person. Their old gloves barely lasted two hours, but that changed when they switched to the Leather M-PACT driver. Now the gloves last 5 times longer and have saved the company over $300,000.
Maximum Protection with Max CutJul 26, 2023
There will be situations where regular cut protection simply isn't enough--jobs where regular gloves get ripped apart in a matter of hours. In those cases, you need gloves that offer the highest levels of cut resistance. Max Cut gloves from Mechanix Wear are exactly what you need.
GET YOUR PPE PROGRAM ON TRACKJul 25, 2023
Introducing the Mechanix Wear TRACK Program, the industry leading program for companies who value safety & performance. A Trial Research and Collaboration Kit (TRACK) includes free samples for trials, site assessments & detailed reports with recommendations.