Most Likely Cause Of Oil Rig Fire – Open Flame Heater

July 2nd, 2015

Three deaths that did not need to happen are being attributed to the use of an open-flame heater which probably started the fire. The company (Dan D Drilling) apparently knew this was hazardous and had already been in violation with OSHA and was cited in June 2011.
Without basic training in place for chemical and physical hazards of … Read More...

Polypropylene Disposable Coveralls

July 1st, 2015

Breathable polypropylene disposable coveralls help keep you from overheating and are a great low cost limited use coverall for protection from dirt, grime or other dry particulates.

Economical and disposable is what makes the 30 gram Spun bond the right choice to keep you clean and protect your costlier garments for other work tasks. When dealing with non-hazardous … Read More...

ATPV And EBT Ratings For Arc Rated Clothing

June 29th, 2015

Why is it that some FR clothing is rating with an ATPV (Arc Thermal Performance Value) and some arc rated clothing is rated with an EBT (Energy Breakopen Threshold) rating?

The answer is as follows:

An Arc Thermal Performance Value (ATPV) is defined as the arc incident energy required to cause the onset of second-degree burn. The higher … Read More...

Production For Arc Rated Clothing Increasing

June 24th, 2015

The need for flame resistant clothing (FRC) to help keep our workers safe in the oil and gas and electrical industries is on the rise along with improvements in safety standards and fabric enhancements. Growth in personnel in these Industries has increased significantly providing the demand for more protective and comfortable FR clothing.

As the Standards have evolved …

Flame Resistant Blend Coveralls Canada

June 20th, 2015

Amplitude 88/12 cotton/nylon permanent fire and arc resistant coveralls along with wildland firefighting suits.

The style G1.717 amplitude coveralls have all the features you would expect in a deluxe style coverall. With a total of 8 pockets along with pen pockets in the right places and a tool pocket on right leg allows this design to be right … Read More...

Announcing New Line Of Nomex Coveralls

June 16th, 2015

Safety Protection Warehouse would like to introduce yet another line of Nomex coveralls available out of our Edmonton distribution.
For your personal preference there is the economy Nomex coveralls style G2.123 that have a low price tag and the deluxe style G2.797 that offers more features such as closures over the chest pockets and a collar that stands … Read More...

Wool FR Coveralls Bodyshield

June 12th, 2015

Wool coveralls made in the Bodyshield fabric are provided especially for the aluminum industry in smelters such as Rio Tinto Alcan and Alcoa to provide molten metal splash protection and flame resistance. The wool allows the molten aluminum to “roll” off the fabric which results the metal not being able to penetrate the fabric and also reduces the … Read More...

Hi-Visibility Polyester Wicking Long Sleeve T-Shirts

June 10th, 2015

For our Canadian customers we would like to announce the addition of a new style of 100% polyester  wicking traffic safety t-shirts.
The 776 style made by Big K has a breast pocket and 4″ 3M reflective tape. Meets CSA Z96-02 Class 2 Level 1 in the colour black and CSA Z96-02 Class 2 Level 2 in the … Read More...

Are you looking for work in the Oil and Gas industry? Part 2

June 8th, 2015

Further to the last blog post on helping to land that job in the oil patch.

Being involved in a job interview can make one nervous and you may think that you might not be accepted for the job. You should consider the fact that for the most part employers tend to choose the person that fits the … Read More...

Are You Looking For Work In The Oil And Gas Industry?

June 5th, 2015

There are many different types of jobs available and this shows in the type of job interview processes that are being utilized in the Industry. Traditionally there has been the regular recruitment process that companies use but now with worldwide business practices and the cultures that go with them the hiring practices are changing. Job applicants are being … Read More...