Differences in ANSI Class Apparel

What Are The Differences in ANSI Class Apparel?

There are a variety of different jobs that require safety apparel and gear. The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has certified several types of safety vests for those jobs. The gear is broken down into three classes. Each safety rating is designed to help the worker choose the appropriate attire for the job based on their environment. Factors such as… Read More.

5 Ways To Keep Your Employees Safe With Daylight Savings Coming

From the 5th November 2017, clocks are set to ‘fall back’ an hour, and the days will get shorter and darker. But what does this mean for workers who rely on daylight for work and safety? With lower light levels, employees are subject to greater risk of accidents and serious injuries, which can create financial and practical liabilities for your… Read More.

5 Construction Industry Trends to Watch Out For

When the end of the year approaches, businesses in the construction industry look forward to the new year trends. With growth expected to continue in the construction industry, many companies are looking forward to the construction industry trends for the next year. Here we look at 5 of the most significant trends to watch out for in the coming year…. Read More.

What Does ANSI Z87.1 Certified Mean?

ANSI certification is not just for vests and workplace apparel. ANSI certifications have been introduced for a whole range of different standards and products, including eye wear and face safety gear. The ANSI Z87.1 certification covers the specifications for safety eyewear in the workplace, to protect both workers and employers from workplace injuries and their effects. What does the ANSI… Read More.

What are the Top 5 Resources for ANSI Regulations?

ANSI compliant safety gear is desirable for all businesses as it helps ensure the safest possible protection for your workers. To obtain safety gear that is compliant with the ANSI standards, it can be helpful to understand what the ANSI regulations are. Accessing the Standards as released by the American National Standards Institute is not so simple, as these need… Read More.

ANSI Class Reflectivity Level Requirements Explained

When it comes to choosing high-quality, ANSI compliant safety gear, not just any vest will do. ANSI compliant safety gear needs to meet certain stringent specifications set by the American National Standards Institute for both the amount of background and reflective material, and the characteristics of the background and reflective material. Each class of ANSI garment has different requirements for… Read More.

Does Black High Visibility Gear Meet ANSI Safety Standards?

Choosing the right high visibility safety gear for your workers is essential. Hi-vis vests, jackets and other safety clothing help improve the visibility of your workers so that they are seen and noticed, which keeps them safe on your work site. This is especially important when work is taking place near busy roadways or moving traffic. The standard set by… Read More.

5 Inexpensive ANSI Class High Visibility Vests That Are Still High Quality

ANSI class high visibility vests are essential for keeping your workers and your business safe. The ANSI certification represents a level of quality and performance that ensures the highest level of risk reduction and safety when used in potentially dangerous work environments. When you have a lot of workers who need to wear ANSI class high visibility vests, finding great… Read More.