Hard Hat Standards

Hard Hat Standards

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Hard Hats are an important piece of safety equipment. They can be used by anyone, whether you work for a company or for an individual. These hard hats have helped millions of people to remain...
Construction Helmet Color Code

Construction Helmet Color Code

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. The hard hats are one of the most important pieces of safety equipment that any company will have to buy for its employees. These hats are worn each day to prevent serious injuries from occurring...
Types Of Construction Helmets

Types Of Construction Helmets

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. When you look at the various types of construction helmets available today, what do you see? For starters, many are made out of the same materials, have the same colors, and come with similar...
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...
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...
ANSI Safety Vest Visibility Standards Guide

ANSI Safety Vest Visibility Standards Guide

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. What are the ANSI Visibility Classes for Safety Vests?  There are three main classifications of ANSI visibility Standards. The class of high-visibility safety vest you choose depends on the...
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...
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...
Types of Safety Vests

Types of Safety Vests

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. Safety vests, also known as reflective vests, are designed to increase the visibility of a worker in hazardous environments. Below we describe the types of safety vests available and what...
Why Should You Wear a Safety Vest?

Why Should You Wear a Safety Vest?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. If you are involved in the construction industry, you must know how to handle your workers’ safety. Supplying high-visibility safety vests to all your workers is a mandatory step to protect...
What is a High-Visibility Vest?

What is a High-Visibility Vest?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. A high visibility vest is a safety garment worn by workers in dangerous environments for easy visual detection by others to avoid accidents. These vests are made with light fluorescent fabric in...
ANSI Class 2 vs. Class 3 Safety Vests

ANSI Class 2 vs. Class 3 Safety Vests

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. This article describes the detailed differences between ANSI class 2 vs. class 3 safety vests, and when each type of vest is required. Want to learn more about choosing the right safety vest?...
What Makes Hi-Vis Vests Reflective?

What Makes Hi-Vis Vests Reflective?

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. In this article we dive into what makes hi-vis vests reflective, including the types of reflective materials used, and their pros and cons. Are you in the market to buy safety vests for your...
ANSI Class 1 vs Class 2 Safety Vests

ANSI Class 1 vs Class 2 Safety Vests

As an Amazon Associate SelectSafety.net earns from qualifying purchases. In this article we detail the differences between ANSI Class 1 vs. Class 2 safety vests, and the conditions when each must be worn. Want to learn more about choosing the correct safety vest? We...