Empire Safety Blog

Hi-Vis Apparel & PPE: When Fit Meets Function

Posted by Empire Safety on Feb 15, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Workers face challenges every day from changing environments, materials and machinery; the last thing a worker should be concerned about is protective clothing. Just as the workforce evolves, so should vital pieces of Hi Vis personal protective equipment (PPE) such as vests, apparel and accessories. The new ANSI standard 107-2015 addresses some of the long overlooked issues with Hi-Vis apparel and accessories, including size and fit. Since PPE is often the last line of defense for workers against injury on the job, the updates couldn’t have come a moment too soon. Read More

Topics: ANSI, Hi-Viz, PPE

Choosing the Right Personal Protective Equipment: Rain Gear

Posted by Empire Safety on Jan 25, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Picture it. The weather outside is damp and cold. Your boots are wet and soaking through to your feet; which are already tired as it is. Your hands can’t keep a solid grip on your tools and you know that by the end of the day you will be drenched through and through. Read More

Topics: Hi-Viz, Job Safety, Winter Gear

HUGE Summer Sale!

Posted by empireadmin on May 21, 2014 11:36:45 AM

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Topics: Heat Stress, Hi-Viz, Sale, Summer

M.L. Kishigo Hi-Viz Summer Wear ON SALE NOW!

Posted by empireadmin on Apr 23, 2014 11:31:32 AM

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Topics: Heat Stress, Hi-Viz, Sale, Summer