A New Year, A New StartJan 1, 2023
Every new year offers a new, fresh start. We need less stress and more balance in our lives, at work and in our families. This year check out these suggestions that can help you focus on your safety, health, and wellbeing at work and at home.
Arc-Flash Protection: Lift-Front AF Shield and PYRAD® TechnologyDec 29, 2022
Hot. Stifling. Foggy. These are just some of the words electrical workers use to talk about the full arc flash hood they have to wear on the job. But there is a solution. Read on to learn more about how our ergonomic Lift-Front Arc Shield can make a difference.
Water Treatment and Supply Hand Hazards and Protection SolutionsDec 28, 2022
Water Treatment facilities pose many unique risks for employees. And not just chemical risks – workers are also exposed to biohazards, sharps and needlesticks, hot water and also to high-voltage equipment. Injuries can be serious, but preventative solutions are available.
TAA-Compliant Gloves and EyewearNov 10, 2022
It’s important to stay current on the TAA requirements if your company is planning to conduct business with the US government. Here's your complete guide to TAA Compliant PPE. Learn more about the Trade Agreements Act and how to ensure compliance.
Building a Safety Culture or Safety Program: What’s the Difference?Nov 1, 2022
A positive safety culture can be the difference between an organization with good intentions and one with real change and outcomes. Know the difference between your culture and your program.
The Oil & Gas Industry: An OverviewOct 26, 2022
Selecting and wearing the proper PPE is a critical step in reducing injuries in the field. A new section of our website is dedicated to the Oil and Gas Industry, with quick facts and relevant PPE options to make workers’ lives safer and more productive.
Don’t Sweat It: Sweat-Absorbing Disposable Nitrile GlovesOct 6, 2022
Sweaty Hands? With sweat-absorbing nitrile gloves, this will be a thing of the past. Designed to keep hands dry and cool, these gloves are perfect for long use and provide protection against dirt, grease and oil. Learn more.
Reducing the Dangerous Risks of Arc FlashAug 24, 2022
A flash occurs in less than 1/1000 of a second, discharging heat that's four times hotter than the sun's surface temperature. So how do they happen and how can you reduce the risks? Read to learn more.
Creating an Effective Safety Eyewear ProgramJul 19, 2022
About 2,000 work-related eye injuries occur every day in the United States with more than 75% of those injuries being a result of employees choosing to not wear their issued PPE. So, why do employees choose to not wear the provided eyewear?
Impact-Resistant Gloves: What the Ratings MeanJul 11, 2022
There are three designated categories assigned to impact-resistance. These markings appear on gloves that have been tested for the ANSI standard. Knowing how much protection you need is important to prevent injuries and overspending.
Get on TRACK with Your PPE ProgramJul 6, 2022
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.
Understanding the Cut Standards for Hand Protection: A Practical GuideJun 28, 2022
Whether you know a little or a lot about about the actual testing methods, this reference guide can help. Matching the correct glove and protection level to the hazard reduces the frequency and severity of injuries and all those associated costs.