Flame-resistant or fire-retardant clothing is made from inherently nonflammable fabrics and materials. The materials have a chemical structure that is naturally resistant to flames. These clothes are not invulnerable to catching fire, but rather will resist the flame and if they do catch fire, the material will either self-extinguish or burn very slowly.
Explosions and fires account for up to 3% of all workplace injuries leading to death, and are the injury a victim is most likely to experience death from outside of falling from heights.
Choosing the correct FR clothing for work is important, because the clothing being the last line of defense, could provide you with a few extra moments that could save your life.
Mid-Atlantic Safety & Supplies is committed to providing the highest quality FR Clothing and only carry products from reputable manufacturers that meet or exceed all fire safety standards.