Many of us live with the misconception that we are too tough to be broken by external factors. Well, this very belief costs more than 30,000 lives in the United States alone every year. No matter how tough you are, you cannot always predict impending dangers and in the absence of safety wear (especially inside the workplace) you are at high risk of injuring yourself or even killing yourself in some kind of an industrial accident or other. Let’s take a look at how different safety wear can protect us:
Safety wear: safety clothing
Did you know that 15% of all industrial accidents affect the skin and lead to skin infections? An infected skin could be a long-term problem and you can easily prevent that by wearing safety clothing. If you get your safety clothing from top-notch safety wear companies like Safetyequipmentdirect, you would not need to buy separate sets of clothes for different work environments. Proper safety clothes can help you in more ways than one. This safety wear can prevent fire from reaching your body, chemicals from touching your skin, heat from affecting your inner organs and also keep you warm and comfortable at all times. You just need to make sure that the safety wear you buy has passed through stringent quality tests and abides by all safety rules and regulations. If you have no way of knowing this you can simply trust a reputed seller like Safetyequipmentdirect.
Safety wear: safety helmets
Your brain is the most important organ of your body and you need to keep it protected at all times because even a simple brain injury could cripple you for the rest of your life. The good news is that most people understand the importance of safety helmets and while inside a workstation would prefer to wear one. The bad news is that most people do not know how to pick the right safety wear for their heads. You should never compromise with the quality of a safety wear and always make sure that the helmet is light, durable, breathable, heavy-duty and above all comfortable. Just like all other safety wear, Safetyequipmentdirect helmets pass through stringent quality checks before getting listed on the website and are manufactured abiding by the safety standard rules laid down by the authorities.
Safety wear: safety gloves
Safety gloves are available for real cheap prices even on eBay! No wonder, a lot of people are buying such cheap safety wear, but it’s only after buying it do they realize their mistakes. As far as safety wear is concerned, it always needs to be of the best quality available. Cheap safety wear can not only compromise on your safety but also compromise on the quality of your work. The safety wear gloves available at Safetyequipmentdirect are corrosion resistant, fire resistant, cut resistant and have anti slip grip.
Before buying any safety wear you need to ask your seller a couple of questions like whether the safety wear you are buying is fire resistant or fire deterrent, whether or not it is capable of withstanding high temperatures, whether it is cut resistant and what is the permeability level to gases and liquids.