Cut-Resistant Sleeves feature high-visibility design.

Press Release Summary:

Made of 13 gauge HPPE fiber with ability to dissipate heat during prolonged use, Defensor™ High-Visibility Sleeves help users stay visible and cool. Sleeves are 18 in. long and come with thumbhole at end to prevent them from riding up and exposing forearm. Sleeves also have gusset to provide additional room and comfort in bicep area. Featuring CE Cut Level 5, Abrasion Level 3, and Tear Level 4, sleeves are washable without affecting high-visibility color or cut resistance.

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New Defensor HPPE High-Visibility Sleeves Highly Cut Resistant Sleeves Without Compromising Visibility or Comfort

Ronco has introduced its new CE Cut Level 5 Defensor™ High-Visibility Sleeves.

Visibility is an important factor in accident prevention in the workplace. Having your arms clearly visible to yourself, and others around you, in low light conditions or where individuals work at a distance can be the difference between being saved and getting caught in machinery. That is why Ronco has introduced the new Defensor™ High-Visibility Sleeves.

Made of 13 gauge HPPE (high performance polyethylene) fibre, the Defensor™ High-Visibility Sleeves not only help you stay visible but also help keep you cooler in the hot summer months with its unique property of dissipating heat during prolonged usage.

The Defensor™ High-Visibility Sleeves are 18” long and come with a thumbhole at the end to prevent sleeves from riding up and exposing the forearm. They also have a gusset to provide additional room and comfort in the bicep area. The sleeves are washable without affecting the high-visibility colour or losing any cut resistance property.

With all the advantages of Ronco’s Defensor™ Cut-Resistant sleeve; light-weight and soft, CE Cut Level 5, Abrasion Level 3 and Tear Level 4, but with the enhanced safety of high-visibility these sleeves are perfect for cut protection applications in:

• Low light or night time working conditions

• Sites where workers must stand out from the background

• Conditions that could affect a worker’s perception of distance

• Conditions where it is necessary to identify workers from each other

All Defensor™ products are produced with cutting edge technology, are CE rated as per European standards and are available across North America through a network of authorized distributors. For more information, call Ronco at 905.660.6700 or send an email to You may also visit Ronco online at

About Ronco: Established in 1996, Ronco is a world class manufacturer of safety products. With a focus on consistent quality and outstanding customer service, RONCO has developed a strong presence across Canada for delivering Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) solutions for Hand, Head and Body, targeting the food, healthcare and industrial sectors.

RONCO is the first glove manufacturer in North America to obtain ISO 22000 certification for Food Safety Management Systems.

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