How is FR Clothing Tested

When looking for FR clothing, one can’t help but wonder how FR clothes are tested to determine what is fire resistant and what isn’t. Making things more complicated are the bevy of regulatory agencies overseeing each industry needing the protection provided by FR clothing. Although there seems to be a lot involved, testing FR garments is a straight forward process involving a variety of different test methods, some of which are also outlined in this…

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FR Industry Mobile App

Workrite Uniform’s new FR Clothing app provides the industry with a mobile library of information and news at their fingertips. The app contains: Tech Notes FR Dictionary Fabric and Care Instructions Temperature Ratings Video Catalog Product Catalogs White Papers Brochures Technical Briefs Industry Links Frequently Asked Questions, and more… Download from the Apple App Store and Google Play. Compatibility requirements: Apple: Requires iOS 6.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Optimized for…

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Five of the Most Infamous Work Zone Accidents in US History

Often when we think about workplace accidents, it is in an abstract way. It’s one thing to read about the possibility of a molten metal spatter incident or combustible dust igniting. But when seen in the context of an actual event, these dangers tend to become a bit more real. It is for that reason that we present this list of five major work zone accidents from recent US history. The Centralia Mining Disaster On…

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