Monthly Archives: November 2013

Why Impact Gloves Work

The construction and oil field industries are rough on the hands, yet hands are essential to those jobs. Continuous vibration and impact, such as from pneumatic machinery, can lead to debilitating injuries, which cost employees and employers time and money. To help avoid these losses, impact safety gloves are an important piece of protection equipment. Hazards at the Work Site As many as half of all recorded industrial injuries are related to the hands and fingers. Anyone who regularly uses handheld Read more [...]

Tips for Choosing Better Safety Gloves

Your hands are two of your most important appendages, so it pays to protect them. There a variety of safety gloves available, but it can be hard to know which ones are the best for a particular profession or situation. Here are some tips for choosing the perfect pair of safety gloves. Determine the hazards The first step to choosing the correct glove is to determine the materials that will be handled and any hazards, such as extreme temperatures, biohazardous substances, harsh chemicals, or electrical Read more [...]