FRC Technical Safety Library

Safety is anything but simple, but we have information to help you make informed decisions about the safety of your workforce. The FR Safety Library is your source for the most comprehensive FR safety information available on the web. Click the links below to browse our comprehensive FR safety resources.

Visit our Standards and Test Methods section to read summaries of the most reliable and authoritative standards used to define the quality, comfort, and functionality of your clothing. Whether you are exposed to arc flash, flash fire, low visibility, or you simply want to learn more about industrial safety regulations, you'll find the information you need here.

Tyndale offers a wide variety of products to fit your company's safety needs. We’ve assembled a comprehensive overview of fabric characteristics such as weight, manufacturer, arc rating, and material content.

With 30+ years of experience, we’ve earned our reputation for safety expertise. We've answered many questions over the years. Browse our "Frequently Asked Questions" for more information about Tyndale, safety, products that fit your needs, and about our benchmark Managed Apparel Services.

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High Visibility

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March 5, 2021

What’s Best for AR / FR Clothing: Metal or Plastic Zippers?

As you get dressed for work, you look down and notice a zipper on your arc rated flame resistant (AR / FR) clothing. You wonder, is this safe? Should it be metal? Or, plastic? The answer is fairly simple. Metal and plastic zippers are safe to be on AR / […]
March 2, 2021

How It’s Tested: Episode 8 – The Basics of NFPA 2112

If you’re working in an environment where you are at risk of being exposed to a flash fire (a sudden, intense fire which is short in duration but severe in potential danger) you should be aware of the flash fire protection standards set in place to keep workers safe. NFPA […]
February 26, 2021

How Does Tyndale Vet and Audit the Products We Sell?

As you know, arc rated flame resistant (AR / FR) garments are very different from everyday clothing you find in most stores. These specialized garments are made using flame-resistant fabrics, must comply with all relevant safety standards, and are required to be labeled properly. With all that goes into these […]