Cut Through the Confusion of Selecting Cut-Protective PPE

Not all cut-resistant gloves are created equal, and the abundance of information about cut testing methods and standards can be overwhelming. Here's what you need to know about cut testing standards and how they apply to your safety program. Despite educational efforts, there remains an unsettling level of confusion about cut-resistant gloves. With multiple 1-to-5 rating scales, a variety of acceptable or certified standards and differing testing methods, as well as a slew of acronyms associated with glove testing, safety managers may find themselves overwhelmed when sifting through potential cut-resistant PPE. It's therefore vital that those choosing PPE are fully informed on the cut-resistant products available to them.

Source : http://ehstoday.com/hand-protection/cut-through-confusion-selecting-cut-protective-ppe

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