Press Release Summary:
Arc Flash Suit Kit contains hood, coat, and pants made of flame-retardant Nomex(R) for 360 deg line of protection against arc flashing. Additional safety is provided through its multi-layered design. Hood's faceshield meets ANSI Z87.1 standards and protects against both UV and IR rays. It also has anti-fog interior coating for visibility. All kit components meet NFPA 70E standards, and are designed and tested according to ASTM F-1506 standards.
Original Press Release:
2nd Degree Burn Protection
Handy PPE Kit Has All That Electrical Workers Need
(Burlington, NJ) --- To comply with NFPA 70E, electrical workers exposed to the potential of arc "flashing" are required to wear clothing with a protective rating higher than that needed to prevent 2nd degree burns. The selection of personal protection equipment should be part of a hazard assessment before workers enter environments where such hazards exist.
New Arc Flash Suit Kit from Cementex Products Inc. contains hood, coat and pants made of flame-retardant Nomex® for complete 360 deg line of protection against arc flashing, with an added level of safety achieved through its multi-layered design. The hood's faceshield meets ANSI Z87.1 standards and protects against both UV and IR rays. It also has an interior anti-fog coating for enhanced visibility. All kit components meet NFPA 70E standards and are designed and tested according to ASTM F-1506 standards.
Kit comes in a durable vinyl-coated bag with double-stitched carry straps for heavy-duty use. Accessories include: Glove Kit, hard hat, bib overalls, and UV glasses.
For additional information or a free catalog, contact: CEMENTEX PRODUCTS, INC. 650 Jacksonville Road, P.O. Box 1533, Burlington, NJ 08016-1533. toll-free: 800-654-1292 Fax: 609-386-8885. Visit our Website: www.cementexusa.com.