Industrial Supply Blog

How to Choose the Best FR Coveralls

Dec 12, 2017 3:30:00 PM   FR Clothing, Oil and gas   0 Comments

Have you ever had to purchase FR coveralls? Many employees in the oil and gas industry have to wear them on a regular basis. It’s standard uniform for many companies. Employers are responsible for providing them to their workers.

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Fall Protection for the Oil and Gas Industry

Nov 29, 2017 4:20:42 PM   Oil and gas, Fall Protection   0 Comments

Do you work in the oil and gas industry? If so, you know how tough the employees are. They persevere in cold weather and harsh working conditions. Oil and gas workers face exposure  to serious hazards every day. One of them is working from heights. These workers often climb on elevated equipment ...

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Streamlight Protac HL USB Flashlight [video]

Nov 21, 2017 12:24:44 PM   Prodcut Feature Video   0 Comments

This tactical light is USB rechargeable and takes 3V CR123A lithium batteries and Li-ion 18650 (eighteen-six-fifty) rechargeable batteries, giving you access to charging power whenever and wherever you need it.

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Is FR Embroidery Required for Logos on FR Clothing?

Nov 14, 2017 11:02:37 AM   FR Clothing   0 Comments

As a safety manager, you’re in charge of providing employees with the tools and equipment that will help keep them safe. You also provide them with PPE, or personal protective equipment. Buying PPE isn’t usually a complicated task. But there are times when it can get a little tricky.

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Preventing Struck-By and Caught-In Hazards in the Oil and Gas Industry

Nov 8, 2017 10:16:46 AM   Oil drilling safety, Oil and gas   0 Comments

Struck-by and caught-in hazards cause 3 out of every 5 oil and gas industry fatalities. Most of these fatalities occur during site preparation, drilling, and the service stages of well operation. Are you doing everything you can to prevent these risks?

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Confined Space Entry for Oil and Gas Workers

Oct 24, 2017 8:09:04 AM   Confined Space, Oil and gas   0 Comments

Confined space entry is not uncommon in the oil and gas industry. Workers are often required to enter spaces for inspection and maintenance. The workers who enter these spaces expose themselves to very serious hazards.

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The Difference Between AR and FR Clothing

Oct 17, 2017 2:39:59 PM   FR Clothing   0 Comments

Are you aware of the arc flash hazards in the oil and gas industry? There’s a huge danger of electrical spark hazards in this industry. Electrical workers are at the highest risk of facing this hazard. But maintenance workers and others are also exposed. Many oil and gas workers wear FR clothing as ...

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FR Clothing Requirements for Oil and Gas

Oct 10, 2017 9:35:27 AM   Oil drilling safety, FR Clothing   0 Comments

In March of 2010, OSHA recognized the alarming number of injuries and fatalities that were occurring from fires and explosions in the oil and gas industry. OSHA sent out an official memo to the entire industry. This memo required companies to provide oilfield workers with FR Clothing.

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The Top 5 Deadly Gases in the Oil and gas Industry

Oct 3, 2017 11:24:00 AM   Oil drilling safety, gas detection   0 Comments

If you work in the oil and gas industry, then you know how dangerous the job can be. The conditions can be harsh and the weather unpredictable. Not to mention the hazards that exist with complex industrial equipment. But did you know that one of the most serious hazards you’re exposed to is ...

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Fire Prevention for the Oil and Gas Industry

Sep 27, 2017 4:10:00 PM   Oil drilling safety   0 Comments

  It’s no secret that drilling for oil is a dangerous job. In the complex industry of oil and gas, there’s a lot that could go wrong. One of the more serious risks for this industry is the potential for fires and explosions. But, there's hope. There are ways you can prevent fires from happening at ...

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