Hand/arm protection

ARTICLES

Understanding cut resistance

I have two glove samples for my cut hazard. One is an ASTM cut level 4 and the other is labeled EN cut level 5. Which glove is more cut-resistant?
I have two glove samples for my cut hazard. One is an ASTM cut level 4 and the other is labeled EN cut level 5. Which glove is more cut-resistant?
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Choosing the right glove

Many gloves on the market today are considered multi-purpose. For what applications should I wear these gloves, and what protection will they provide?
Many gloves on the market today are considered multi-purpose. For what applications should I wear these gloves, and what protection will they provide?
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Avoid allergic reactions to latex

For some workers, particularly those in the health care field who wear latex gloves to protect against transmittable diseases, exposure to latex can result in allergic reactions.
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Preventing glove allergies

Some of our workers seem to have allergies to the gloves they are wearing. They are using either latex or vinyl disposable gloves. What is causing these problems and how can they be prevented?
Some of our workers seem to have allergies to the gloves they are wearing. What is causing these problems and how can they be prevented?
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