American Heart Month: Raise Awareness of Heart Disease in Your Workplace

Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States? In fact, 1 in every 4 deaths are caused by heart disease each year. February is American Heart Month, and you can do your part by bringing awareness to your workplace. We here at  Safety Solutions and Supply is looking out for you and your employees and has listed some ways to help you prevent heart disease in your workplace. Continue reading

Choosing the Right Chemical Resistant Gloves

The key factor in determining what glove material is best suited for a given application is the chemical being used. The glove manufacturers’ test data is generally from a laboratory environment and with one specific chemical. Glove manufacturers generally do not test chemical mixtures and don’t consider other variables, such as hot or cold temperatures and cut hazards. Chemical resistant gloves are critical to on the job safety and choosing the right gloves should be taken seriously.Continue reading

How to Choose the Right Cut Resistant Glove

Protecting your employees should always be a main priority, and wearing the correct resistant glove is the most critical factor in proper hand protection. For this to happen we need to understand cut resistant gloves and the characteristics they hold. Listed below are some requirements to consider when choosing a glove material. Continue reading