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Taking Care of My FR – Can I Mess it Up?


9/24/19 12:00 pm to 9/24/19 1:00 pm CDT

Event Description

We know you may have a lot of questions regarding flame-resistant/arc-rated clothing and how to properly care for and maintain it. In this webinar, our expert will provide tips on how to care for and maintain your FR/AR clothing, including when to use industrial laundering or at-home laundering. You’ll also learn:

  • Who is responsible for care and maintenance.
  • What are the top 10 things to do.
  • How to repel mosquitoes and ticks.
  • When to use an industrial laundry or home laundering.
  • That it’s pretty difficult to mess up good FR/AR.


Derek Sang, Technical Training Manager, QSSP, CSHEP, Bulwark

For more than 20 years, Derek has been involved with the flame-resistant clothing industry in a variety of roles in the service, manufacturing and garment sides of the business. He has developed and conducted more than 250 educational and informational seminars on the hazards of arc flashes and flash fires. As a technical training manager, Derek has developed more than 40 hours of training curriculum for Bulwark University. These training efforts cover all aspects of FR clothing, assisting companies in how to properly design and implement an FR clothing program, and complying with OSHA 1910.132 training requirements for personal protective clothing. Along with being a recognized subject matter expert (SME), Derek is a qualified safety sales professional (QSSP); certified environmental, health and safety professional (IASHEP); certified safety health and environmental technician (IASHEP); and recently a qualified trainer for low voltage based on NFPA 70E.


Barry Botino, Associate Editor, Safety+Health magazine.

Barry covers worker safety for Safety+Health.



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