Spring is the perfect time of year to clean, organize, and refresh as the days get longer and the world starts to come back to life from the cold, dark Winter.
Be sure to incorporate your arc/flame-resistant (FR) clothing into your spring refresh, retiring worn out garments, making sure your have the FR you need, and checking that your FR is clean and in good shape.
Out with the Old
To ensure that flame resistant clothing protects properly in an arc flash or flash fire incident, FR garments should be retired if one or more of the following wear indicators is present on the garment:
If damage is minor, contact your supplier to request a repair or an FR repair kit. Do not wear the damaged garment again until it is properly repaired using FR materials!
In with the New
Spring is also the perfect time of year to take inventory of your FR clothing and make sure you have enough FR on hand to comply with your safety policy and the hazards of your job.
Where allowed by your Company’s program and policies:
Make Sure your FR is Clean and Ready to Go!
As you go through your Spring Cleaning checklist, make your FR clothing a top priority. Check your FR garments to make sure they are clean and well-maintained.
Kick the season off by viewing our training video to brush up on safe care and maintenance techniques for your FR clothing, and keep these tips in mind:
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