FRC SAFETY DURING COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly made a major impact on our personal lives by forcing social distancing and self-quarantines to limit the spread. But for those who need to be out in the field, servicing the nation’s electrical systems, refineries, and other vital infrastructure those protocols may not always be possible. This raises the question of how to properly disinfect FR and AR clothing. Tyndale is here to keep you up to date on the latest information when it comes to FRC and COVID-19. (Check back soon for more, we are continuing to update weekly.)

Videos

Disinfecting FRC
Tyndale VP of Technical Scott Margolin explains disinfecting procedures for FR clothing against Covid-19.

Is Dried Bleach Residue Harmful to AR / FR Clothing?
Tyndale VP of Technical Scott Margolin explains if dried bleach coming in contact with FR clothing will compromise the garment.

Don't Share FRC or PPE
Tyndale VP of Technical Scott Margolin explains the importance of not sharing personal protective equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 situation.

How to Disinfect Hard-Surface PPE
Tyndale VP of Technical Scott Margolin explains how to disinfect hard personal protective equipment (PPE) such as hard hats, face shields and voltage rated rubber gloves.

Blog Articles

Disinfecting FRC
A closer look at proper laundering and how to disinfect FRC.

Is Dried Bleach Residue Harmful to AR / FR Clothing?
AR / FR should never be laundered with bleach, but what happens when it comes in contact with residue from dried bleach?

Don’t Share FRC or PPE
As the current health crisis continues to unfold, we want to be sure we are reminding wearers why not sharing clothing is more important than ever.

How to Disinfect Hard-Surface PPE
We explain how to safely disinfect your hard-surface PPE – like hard hats, face shields and voltage-rated rubber gloves – without jeopardizing the critical protective properties of that PPE.

Shareable / Printable Flyers

Disinfecting FRC
Download and share our guide on proper laundering and how to disinfect FRC.

Is Dried Bleach Residue Harmful to AR / FR Clothing?
Download and share our guide on dried bleach residue and FRC.

Don't Share FRC or PPE
Download and share our guide on why not sharing clothing and PPE is more important than ever.

Always remember to regularly check the CDC website to stay up-to-date with the most recent news, health, and safety tips. If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing, call your healthcare provider.