Tag Archives: Work Gloves

A Useful Guide on Temperature Limits for Glove Materials

Work Gloves for Extreme Tempuratures
The selection of proper hand protection begins with an evaluation of the job application and the hazards present. One of the hazards that must be considered is temperature - both extreme cold and extreme heat. This useful chart can be used as a starting point in the process of selecting the right gloves. These ratings are to be used as a general guideline only, as there are too many possible variances in field conditions verses controlled testing environments. For example, the weight of the item Read more [...]

I Have Heard That Nitrile Gloves Are The Best, Who Manufactures Them and What Kind Are Available?

Written on Tuesday, October 6, 2009 Nitrile gloves are said to be the best. They contain no latex protein and offer amazing resistance to punctures and tears. They are made of a form of synthetic latex. They rise above other types of gloves in their degree of flexibility and solvent resistance. Nitrile gloves have brought the world of hand protection a very long way. There are many companies that manufacture the best Nitrile gloves. Some of these companies include but are definitely not limited Read more [...]

What Are Some Of The Work Glove Innovations

Written on Tuesday, September 15, 2009 There have been many innovations in the world of work gloves. One of the best innovations is the creation of the HTP gloves. These fantastic gloves are made of nylon with a PVC foam sponge coating (Hydropellent Technology). These gloves are amazing at repelling liquids, while you maintain a grip whether wet or dry. There is another aspect of these gloves that makes them top of the line. There are treated with a product called Actifresh to kill bacteria and Read more [...]

Work Gloves DO Work…

Written on Friday, June 5, 2009 According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hands and fingers are the most commonly treated body parts of the many injuries treated annually in emergency rooms across the country. With safety awareness and the use of proper work gloves, hand and finger injuries can be prevented. The OSHA regulation 1910.138 mandates employers to select and require employees to use appropriate hand protection when employees’ hands are exposed to hazards. These Read more [...]

Choosing the Right Leather Work Gloves

Written on Thursday, June 18, 2009 Leather work gloves are used to protect against injuries from cuts, abrasions, and exposure to heat. But which leather glove is right for you? Because there are so many options that go along with leather gloves, it could pose a challenge. Most glove manufacturers offer good information on their websites to help with selecting the glove that is most appropriate for your application. Some of the most common leather glove options include leather types, linings, and Read more [...]