1018791In the food, dairy and beverage industries, it is important to protect employees from injury AND food product from possible contamination.

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Noise Reduction Ratings

Decibels (dB) are a measurement of environmental noise. The following chart from the United States Department of Labor showcases a spectrum of sounds and their decibel levels: Source: United States Department of Labor When looking into hearing...

Cut-Resistant Ratings

This list below shows how resistant a material is to cuts when exposed to a cutting edge under specific loads. ANSI results are provided in terms of grams of weight applied to the specific material being tested. The number represents the weight needed...

Cut-Resistant Glove Chart

The cut-resistant glove selection guide looks at abrasion, cut, tear, and puncture levels of different glove materials. Please use the Cut-Resistant Glove Selection Guide to determine which gloves are best for your application. Shop Cut-Resistant...

Glove Selection Guide

Liners & Yarns DuPont Kevlar: A cut-resistant aramid fiber from DuPont known for its strength and tear resistance. Dyneema: A cut-resistant fiber from DSM that offers cut and superior abrasion resistance with enhanced softness and a cool,...

Chemical-Resistant Glove Chart

This chart shows degradation, breakthrough time, and permeation rate for different glove styles tested with various chemicals. Please use the Glove Chemical Resistance Chart to find out the right glove for your application. Shop Chemical Resistant...

Chemical-Resistant Footwear

This chemical resistance comparison chart is based on theoretical information available in literature about the chemical resistance of individual elastomers. To find out which footwear material best fits your application, click Footwear Resistance...

Footwear Sizing

At Nelson-Jameson, we often get questions from customers asking about how to find the right size when ordering boots for female employees.Ā For those not familiar, industrial/work boots are generally sold only in men's sizes. Hence, things can start of...

First Aid Kits: ANSI Standards

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) revised the standard relating to first aid kits in the workplace. ANSI Z308.1-2003 has been replaced by ANSI Z308.1-2009. There are a few changes that you need to pay attention to. The old standard listed...

Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

The Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) (29 CFR 1910.1200(g)), revised in 2012, requires that the chemical manufacturer, distributor, or importer provide Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) (formerly MSDSs or Material Safety Data Sheets) for each hazardous chemical...

Terminology

Safety & Personnel Terminology ANSI: American National Standards Institute Chevron: Sole design that looks like a tire tread. Chevron Plus: Sole design that spits out debris, providing excellent traction & increased wearability. Cleated:...

High Visibility

Feeling in the dark about high visibility compliance and performance classes? Let us help - we have a wide range of high visibility apparel that meets the ANSI/ISEA 107-2015 Standard. This standard provides a uniform, authoritative guide for the design,...