Understanding AR and FR Clothing


[Blog] Exposure to arc flash, flash fire and molten metal splash are among the most dangerous hazards industrial workers can face. This blog post will help you understand the category of protection workers need, why it’s important and the standards PPE should meet when dealing with these types of hazards.

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Understanding AR and FR Clothing

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