ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

HYFLEX® 11-518 Gloves Voted Best Cut-Resistant Glove and Given the ASSE Safety 2013 Attendee Choice Award

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  

Ansell Healthcare LLC
111 Wood Avenue South, Suite 210
Iselin, NJ, 08830
USA



Press release date: August 22, 2013

Winning ultralight duty gloves combine cut and abrasion protection with comfort and dexterity

Iselin, NJ, – Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions, today announced that the ballots are cast and the results tallied with Ansell HyFlex 11-518 gloves declared the winner in the Cut-Resistant Glove category during the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) SAFETY 2013 Attendee Choice Awards competition, sponsored by Industrial Safety & Hygiene News. The new product competition recognizes the most innovative and cutting-edge safety equipment and services available in the global marketplace.

SAFETY 2013 attendees examined more than 70 products representing 50 exhibiting companies during the SAFETY 2013 Exposition held June 24-26 in Las Vegas. Results were announced on June 26, with winning products ranging from arc flash, foot, hand and fall protection to automated external defibrillators (AEDs), gas detectors and training courses.   

Ansell HyFlex 11-518 gloves, a first-to-market ultralight cut resistant glove, attracted attendee votes with an ANSI Level 2 cut protection combined with a comfortable, multipurpose 18 gauge liner for barehand-like dexterity.

HyFlex 11-518 gloves are designed for applications involving precision handling and assembly of sharp, dry, ultra-fine parts; wire assembly; machining; stamping; and packaging that includes a risk of cut. In field trials, the gloves were preferred by nearly 70 percent of workers using heavier gloves for similar tasks, a comfort preference that correlates with compliance.

"We are proud to have HyFlex 11-518 gloves recognized among the best of the best in the ASSE Attendee Choice Awards competition," said Bob Gaither, Senior Vice President and Regional Director - North America, Ansell. "Innovation is the hallmark of the HyFlex glove range legacy and the HyFlex 11-518 glove epitomizes Ansell's commitment to protect workers and boost productivity by offering a lightweight glove that maximizes dexterity, tactility and protection."

For more information about Ansell HyFlex 11-518 gloves or other protective apparel and safety solutions, visit www.ansellpro.com or call 800-800-0444 in the US. In Canada, visit www.ansellcanada.ca or call 800-363-8340.

For more information:
Ansell News Bureau
news@ansell.com
614-383-1647

About Ansell
Ansell is a world leader in providing superior health and safety protection solutions that enhance human well-being.

With operations in North America, Latin America/Caribbean, EMEA and Asia, Ansell employs more than 11,000 people worldwide and holds leading positions in the personal protective equipment and medical gloves market, as well as in the sexual health and well-being category worldwide. Ansell operates in four main business segments: Medical Solutions, Industrial Solutions, Specialty Markets and Sexual Wellness.

Information on Ansell and its products can be found at www.ansell.com.

* ® are trademarks owned by Ansell Limited or one of its affiliates. © 2013 Ansell Limited. All Rights Reserved.


Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


User comments about this story

Ansell Hyflex Gloves

I have searched many online stores where I get the best and the most comfortable Gloves...I found various options, but was very much confused about which one to select....After reading your blog, I get to know more about Ansell Hyflex gloves which are really superb and comfortable....I recently purchased it from bestvalsup.com...Thanks for sharing an informative post with us....

By John Bell on Feb 3, 2014 03:52

Reply to this comment


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 See more product news in:
Safety and Security Equipment
 More New Product News from this company:
Oil-Repellent Cut-Resistant Gloves combine protection, dexterity.
Light-Duty Work Gloves provide abrasion resistance.
Ergonomic Rubber Insulating Gloves protect electrical workers.
Impact Resistant Glove targets construction industry.
Sensitivity-Optimized Gloves provide alternative to latex gloves.
More ....
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Other News from this company:
Ansell Celebrates Its Most Successful Week at A+A
Ansell Launches Record Number of Protection Innovations at A+A
Ansell Expands HyFlex® Glove Series with Ultralight Duty Cut-Resistant Glove
Ansell HyFlex® Glove Range Reaches 500 Million Pairs in Sales
More ....
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Gloves
Insulated Gloves
Industrial Gloves
Cut Resistant Gloves
Safety Gloves
Join the forum discussion at:
The Factory Floor


Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address