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    Product Focus: Cold weather protection

    November 1, 2011

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    Related content: Trends in cold weather protection

     
    Safety vest

    The BWCL2L Body Warmer is an ANSI Class 2 safety vest. It features a polyester outer shell and an insulated, soft fleece inner shell for warmth and comfort. Two-inch silver retro-reflective stripes ensure visibility, while an elastic waist and lined, stand-up collar help retain core body heat. This vest features two outer and two inner pockets.

    MCR Safety      
     
      Flame-resistant jacket

    The Dragon Shield FR Jacket features a breathable FR membrane barrier that blocks 98 percent of wind. It has durable water repellency for fending off light rain showers and snow. The four-way stretch grid fabric maximizes warmth and minimizes weight. The jacket has HRC2 protection and an arc rating of 18.6 cal/cm2.

    DragonWear by True North
      Work jacket

    This lightweight work jacket features a stand-up collar, heavy-duty hidden brass zipper, elastic cuffs and waistband, and side bag pockets. It is cut extra roomy for ease of movement and to allow the insulated jacket/liner to easily slip in.

    Workrite Uniform Co.
      Winter workman’s glove

    The Maximum Safety Mad Max Professional Winter Workman’s Glove is waterproof and features Thinsulate insulation, a Hipora liner, a reflective knuckle stripe and a black synthetic leather palm. It is reinforced with a PVC sandy grip and has a high-visibility lime-yellow back with molded TPR reinforcements.

    Protective Industrial Products   
                    
      Waterproof jacket

    The Waterproof Breathable Acadia Jacket/Unlined has a lightweight nylon shell and water-repellent finish. The ripstop shell fabric resists tearing, and fully taped seams offer complete waterproof protection. The jacket features two lower-front slash pockets with zipper closures and storm flaps, as well as an adjustable draw-cord hem.

    Carhartt

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