Safety Information

Certifications

FireZero® FR offers superior protection and meets the requirements of:

  • NFPA 70E-2015
  • CSA Z462
  • CGSB 155.20-2000
  • OSHA 1910.269
  • NFPA 2112-2012
  • CGSB 155.22
  • CSA Z96
  • ASTM F1506
  • EN ISO 11611
  • EN ISO 11612
  • EN ISO 14116
  • ARC THERMAL PERFORMANCE TESTING (ATPV) KENETRICSSINGLE AND LAYERED GARMENT

UL (Underwriter Laboratories)

UL is a global independent safety science company offering expertise across five key strategic businesses: Product Safety, Environment, Life & Health, Knowledge Services and Verification Services. Our breadth, established objectivity and proven history mean we are a symbol of trust and enable us to help provide peace of mind to all.

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EN (European Standards)

EN represents the European Standards group and is maintained by CEN the European Committee for Standardization.

NFPA (National Fire Protection Association)

The mission of the international nonprofit NFPA is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education. NFPA membership totals more than 81,000 individuals from around the world and more than 80 national trade and professional organizations.

Established in 1896, NFPA serves as the world’s leading advocate of fire prevention and is an authoritative source on public safety. In fact, NFPA’s 300 codes and standards influence every building, process, service, design, and installation in the United States, as well as many of those used in other countries. NFPA’s focus on true consensus has helped the association’s code-development process earn accreditation from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).

ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) International

ASTM International is one of the largest voluntary standards development organizations in the world-a trusted source for technical standards for materials, products, systems, and services. Known for their high technical quality and market relevancy, ASTM International standards have an important role in the information infrastructure that guides design, manufacturing and trade in the global economy.

CGSB (Canadian General Standards Board)

The Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB) is a federal government organization that offers client-centred, comprehensive standards development and conformity assessment services in support of the economic, regulatory, procurement, health, safety and environmental interests of our stakeholders government, industry and consumers.

OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration)

OSHA’s mission is to assure the safety and health of America’s workers by setting and enforcing standards; providing training, outreach, and education; establishing partnerships; and encouraging continual improvement in workplace safety and health.

New Technical Available in our FR Apparel

UV TREATMENT
Offer protections against UV rays.

ANTI-PILLING
For industrial laundering – no linting. Ensures longer lifetime to fabric and added durability.

ANTI-STATIC
Prevent buildup of static energy.

HD AND HD PLUS
Provides water, oil/grease and chemical agent repellence. Easier maintenance , keeps garments dry.

CHEM
Chemical splash finish that makes fabric impermeable to chemical agents that are harmful to skin.

TEC
Fabric that guarantees protection against molten metal splash.

COMFORT TOUCH
Ensures fabric has the most modern and sophisticated engineered technology giving the fabric softness and brightness.

ARC
Fiber with extremely high resistance to tension, tear and abrasion. Maximum uniform performance.

DEEP COLOR
Guarantees maximum durability of color in Denim fabrics.

BUG GUARD
Insect repell finish. Good for workers in enviroments where they are combating pesky insects or high risk regions of Zika virus and other types of disease carrying insects.

THERMO CUT GUARD
Offers specific level of cut resistance to puncture hazards.