Hand Protection


News & Articles

  • SAIF Produces Kitchen Safety Videos

    New data from SAIF shows restaurant workers had an injury frequency twice as high as that of the services industry as a whole, and last year, the company received more than 2,700 injury claims from the restaurant industry.

  • The Invisible Threat Lurking Under Gloves

    Gloves should always fit the hands of the workers they belong to for best results. Skin care programs work the same way.

  • Redefining Comfort: The Key to Understanding Non-Compliance

    If we are going to truly redefine the comfort zone of today's worker, it will require technological advances to gloves along with improved education around safety practices and a far more thoughtful, proactive approach to changing behavior and breaking counterproductive habits.

  • Redefining Comfort: The Key to Understanding Non-Compliance

    If we are going to truly redefine the comfort zone of today's worker, it will require technological advances to gloves along with improved education around safety practices and a far more thoughtful, proactive approach to changing behavior and breaking counterproductive habits.

  • The Real Cost of Sweaty Gloves—It's Not Just About Comfort

    Over time, health risks for workers from uncomfortable single-use gloves can greatly decrease productivity, encourage more frequent workplace safety violations, and increase the risk of significant medical issues.

  • Fire Departments Awarded First OH Environmental Exposure Grants

    Thirty-eight departments are the first in the state to receive funding under BWC's Firefighter Exposure to Environmental Elements Grant Program, which provides $2 million a year to help departments purchase safety gear and equipment designed to protect firefighters from carcinogens and other harmful elements encountered during fires.


Products

  • Ansell HyFlex® 11-542

  • MCR Safety 9672DT2 Diamond Tech 2


Whitepapers

  • 3 Common Safety Concerns Answered

    In an age where multitasking, automated machinery and technology are becoming commonplace in the workspace, concerns about cut injuries, durability, reliability and grip are just as important as chemical protection. The new AlphaTec® 58-735 benefits from INTERCEPT TECHNOLOGY® providing ANSI level 3 cut protection and excellent chemical resistance. To learn how this innovative glove can help you address 3 common safety concerns, download our tip sheet here.

  • Microflex 93-260: The Thinnest Chemical Resistant Disposable Glove

    Introducing the Microflex 93-260, the new glove that's changing the face of chemical hand protection. With an innovative three layer design, Microflex 93-260 offers the reliable protection workers need when handling chemicals.

  • Providing the Best PPE Is No Guarantee: A Guide to Addressing Human Factors in your PPE Program

    Even the best PPE only works when worn—so how do you get workers to actually wear PPE all the time? PPE compliance is greatly influenced by a person’s state of mind, and being in a rush, frustrated, tired or complacent with hazards affects decisions around PPE compliance in critical moments. This paper addresses how to deal with human factors in your safety program to reduce injuries and improve PPE use among employees.


Videos

  • Magid Safety Matters Express - January 2017

    Are thicker gloves always safer? Watch leather duke it out with machine knit in this month's fast and fun video to find out! While you're there, review some important safety resolutions you should make today and teach your workers how to walk like a penguin on slippery ice. This month's Safety Matters Express might just have it all!

  • Safety Matters Express -- August Edition

    While staying cool and getting a machine to do the heavy lifting can keep workers happy, it's still a good idea to toss in a few extra perks. Confused? Magid's Safety Matters Express will explain it all. Get useful safety tips from its August 2017 fast and fun video!

  • INTERCEPT™ Cut Resistance Technology In Action

    Explore Ansell's INTERCEPT™ Cut Resistance Technology and learn how millions of workers around the world are now protected with HyFlex® gloves that will keep them comfortable and safe from common industrial cut risks.