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Top 6 Mechanics Gloves

Mechanics are required to carry out a wide variety of different tasks, most of which involve using their hands. To work effectively whilst wearing work gloves, dexterity and feel are imperative. With potential sharp objects; motor oils and occasionally chemicals to consider, it is important to keep your hands protected. We have picked out our

By |2021-04-13T16:54:35+01:00April 13th, 2021|Work Gloves, Cut Protection, Mechanics|Comments Off on Top 6 Mechanics Gloves

EN388 – Protection against mechanical hazards

Understanding EN388:2016 The standard EN388:2016 is designed for gloves which are used to protect against mechanical hazards, representing a glove's performance when used for various different tasks. This standard is mandatory for CAT II gloves and all parts of the test are completed on a section of the palm area.The standard is broken down into

By |2021-02-03T10:28:17+00:00December 10th, 2020|Work Gloves, Glove Testing/Standards|Comments Off on EN388 – Protection against mechanical hazards

ISO13997 – Cut Resistance

Understanding ISO13997 ISO13997 is the second cut level test under EN388 (mechanical hazards); introduced in the 2016 revision of the standard. In a nutshell, the test reflects the force required to cut through the product being tested, giving a fair reflection of the strength of a glove.The performance level is referenced as the fifth digit

By |2021-02-03T10:27:31+00:00September 16th, 2020|Work Gloves, Glove Testing/Standards, Cut Protection|Comments Off on ISO13997 – Cut Resistance

Top 5 Gloves for Construction

Top 5 Gloves for Construction Workers With aspects of the country-wide lockdown being eased, many construction workers within the UK are returning to work; whilst respecting social distancing guidelines. It is imperative that workers are provided with the correct PPE to enable them to remain both safe and productive on-site. See our top 5 recommended

By |2021-02-03T10:36:02+00:00May 20th, 2020|Work Gloves, Cut Protection, Waterproof Gloves, Construction|Comments Off on Top 5 Gloves for Construction