What are the Best Safety Gloves for Energy Workers?
THE BEST SAFETY GLOVES FOR ENERGY WORKERS?
Are you going offshore or working in the energy industry in Aberdeen area? In this article we guide you as to the highest performing cut resistant gloves.
With our puncture and cut proof Kong brand safety gloves you can protect your hands from unexpected accidents and impacts like has not been possible before.
Indeed, we feel these are the very best safety gloves for energy workers, both offshore and onshore.
Interviewing Melvin Doughty, the trade counter manager at our Aberdeen store in Dyce, he brought us up to speed on hand safety:
“All over the world the oil, gas and heavy engineering trades are looking to improve worker’s hand safety. With Aberdeen having such a strong energy background, we have found a trend towards the Kong gloves range being preferred for their outstanding performance”
For The Oil And Gas Trade
The U.S. made range of Kong safety gloves have been specifically designed by the Ironclad team visiting oil platforms to consult closely with workers as to their daily challenges. Among the factors that drove the research into this was that fact that 70% of injuries were to the hands.
Now available in more than six different job-specific models like cold weather, cut-resistant, super dexterity and impact-protected; these are among the very best safety gloves Aberdeen that any worker can have with terrific value for money.
Impact And Cut Resistant
Impacts to the metacarpal area of the back of the hands are reduced by 80% when using the classic Kong original hand protection gloves and abrasion resistance on the palms area is greatly enhanced when compared to normal synthetic leather.
We have included interesting videos on these impact gloves showing the impressive cut-resistant qualities and the impact testing processes that they have been submitted to.
Need advice or assistance?
To speak with our PPE experts at Dyce, please either phone us on 01224 707468 or visit the trade counter to speak over your needs and view our range for yourself. Discover more about our Aberdeen trade counter here. Want to know more about flame resistant workwear? Visit here.
Although it is not strictly our responsibility to tell you what PPE is best, we have had over 40 years of experience when it comes to PPE for drivers and operators in the Gas Industry. So we have come up with some recommendations below for both ladies and men working in this industry.
We know that refineries/terminals are becoming more stringent on the correct PPE being worn when loading gas, so it is important you have suitable PPE.
Stay safe on the job with Hazchem Safety’s workwear. Our top-quality safety gear, ADR and PPE kit is designed to protect you from hazardous materials and accidents. Visit our shop to browse our selection and order yours today!