What Are Snake Proof Pants?

What Are Snake Proof Pants?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. If your work or hobby takes you outdoors, you could come across snakes hidden in grasses, brush, or under rocks. This is why snake-proof pants exist. What Are Snake Pants? Snake proof pants are...
Best Snake Proof Fabrics

Best Snake Proof Fabrics

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Special fabrics are what make snake-proof pants and snake gaiters capable of protecting the wearer from painful snake bites. But which snake-proof fabrics are best? We discuss the answer in this...
What Is a Hazmat Suit?

What Is a Hazmat Suit?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Looking for a Coronavirus hazmat suit and accessories? Click here > Hazmat is the short acronym for “hazardous materials”. So a Hazmat suit is a Hazardous Materials Suit. A hazmat...
Arc Flash Suit Cleaning Guide

Arc Flash Suit Cleaning Guide

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. In this article we discuss how to clean an arc flash suit without damaging it or rendering the arc flash protection ineffective. Electrical workers wear arc flash suits daily when dealing with...
Arc Flash Suit Ratings Guide

Arc Flash Suit Ratings Guide

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Arc flash suits exist to protect electrical workers from the extreme dangers of arc flashes while performing their jobs. Arc flash suit ratings are designed to provide information on the...
Jobs That Require a Safety Vest

Jobs That Require a Safety Vest

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. This article discusses the different jobs that require a safety vest, and the applications where safety vests are essential. Looking to purchase a safety vest? We recommend reading our...
How Hazmat Suits Work

How Hazmat Suits Work

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Looking for a Coronavirus hazmat suit and accessories? Click here > Hazmat suits are whole-body protective clothing designed to safeguard the wearer from dangerous substances and materials...
How To Put On Boot Gaiters

How To Put On Boot Gaiters

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Boot gaiters can keep snow, moisture, mud, and debris out of your boots when you hike in any season. They can also help keep your ankles warm when walking through heavy snow or in very cold...
Types of Brush Pants

Types of Brush Pants

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Brush pants are great to wear for walking through sagebrush, fallen tree branches, dried grasses, and thorns. But what types of brush pants are available and is there a pair for you? Find out...
How Brush Pants Work

How Brush Pants Work

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Hiking, hunting, or working in the outdoors means being at risk of injuries sustained from contact with certain elements. Brush pants work by preventing sharp objects and fluids from getting...
10 Uses for Brush Pants

10 Uses for Brush Pants

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Brush pants can give you protection from the elements both outdoors and indoors. They work by protecting the legs from scrapes, wetness, pokes, and punctures. Uses for Brush Pants #1 Hunting...
Best Brush Pants For Hunting

Best Brush Pants For Hunting

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Heading out hunting means crossing fields to get to a blind, a spot, or up a tree stand. Having the right bow or rifle is critical, but you also want to make sure that you’re dressed for...
What Are Boot Gaiters?

What Are Boot Gaiters?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. If you have ever gone hiking, mountaineering, snowshoeing, or just exploring the outdoors, you know how dirt, mud, and snow can get into your boots and cause discomfort. This is where boot...
When Should You Wear Brush Pants?

When Should You Wear Brush Pants?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Some pieces of clothing are essential for exploring, hunting or working outdoors, and brush pants are one of the best examples. In this article we’ll take a look at when and why you should...
HAZMAT Suit History

HAZMAT Suit History

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Looking for a Coronavirus hazmat suit and accessories? Click here > A Short History of the Hazmat Suit The hazmat suit has been around for over 500 years.  The first known full body coverage...
What Does Hi-Vis Mean?

What Does Hi-Vis Mean?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Hi-vis clothing is commonly seen on highway and roadside construction sites. But what does “hi-vis” mean exactly? Read on to find out. Are you in the market to purchase safety vests?...
What Is a CDC Hazmat Suit?

What Is a CDC Hazmat Suit?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Looking for a Coronavirus hazmat suit and accessories? Click here > CDC hazmat suits are encapsulating, highly specialized protective industrial garments worn in maximum containment or...
What is an Arc Flash Suit?

What is an Arc Flash Suit?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Arc flash suits are personal protective equipment (PPE) designed to protect individuals working with and near live electrical equipment from dangerous arc flashes. Working in areas that have...
When Are Arc Flash Suits Required?

When Are Arc Flash Suits Required?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. In this article we discuss the working conditions where arc flash suits are required. We also discuss the dangers of arc flashes and the required standards for arc flash suits to protect you from...
How To Choose An Arc Flash Suit

How To Choose An Arc Flash Suit

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Sometimes electrical equipment has to be worked on while in operation. In such cases, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is essential, even for simple voltage testing or to test if a power line...
How Does An Arc Flash Suit Work?

How Does An Arc Flash Suit Work?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Each hazardous work environment has its own safety risks requiring specific precautions and protective garments. Working with high-voltage electricity is perhaps the most dangerous. Arc flash...
Arc Flash Suit Inspection Guide

Arc Flash Suit Inspection Guide

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Arc flash suits play a critical role in keeping electrical workers safe. To keep these suits working their best, they must be taken care of properly. Arc suit inspection is a key part of this...
How To Use an Arc Flash Suit

How To Use an Arc Flash Suit

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Electricity is an indispensable part of today’s modern world, but working with it comes with a number of risks and dangers. Anyone working with electricity or electrical equipment needs to take...
Guide to Hazmat Suit Levels

Guide to Hazmat Suit Levels

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Looking for a Coronavirus hazmat suit and accessories? Click here > Hazmat suits were created to help protect workers in contaminated environments. We describe the different hazmat suit levels...