For decades there have been major advances in the improvement of safety products. With respiratory protection, for example, fit testing has led to better and more suitable face masks.
Eyewear has also evolved from the days of traditional “safety specs”. Adjustment in temples, nose bridges and the means of attachment itself all continually improve along with the all-important lens technology, which includes prescription options.
Footwear has seen fit, comfort and functionality all improve, resulting in reductions in slips, trips and falls as well as better designed sole units, insole technology
Gloves now too are improving dramatically, from very simplistic Polka Dot work gloves or traditional “Rigger” gloves to highly engineered ergonomically 3D designed items with
The Importance of Safety Gloves
Hand and finger injuries can account for anywhere from 50% to 70% of
This is an irreversible but avoidable condition. Nerves, blood vessels, hand and wrist joints can be affected, often resulting in permanent numbing and a loss of grip, strength
Workers in all industries depend on their hands to perform their tasks and to earn a living. Put simply, they cannot work without their hands. Injuries to the hand mean the loss of a valuable, skilled employee and a significant knock-on rise in costs. Serious hand accidents may even lead to the end of a career thanks to a debilitating
A company’s reputation can also be at stake through unwanted publicity, creating a negative working atmosphere.
That’s where Dickies’ Impact Gloves come in. Designed in collaboration with Kong, our hand gloves are built to suit the most demanding of environments and tasks. The Dickies glove range is intended to offer something across a wide range of Industrial sectors:
- Oil & Gas
Dickies Impact Gloves are manufactured from a wide range of carefully selected materials all combined to provide optimum safety, comfort and dexterity. Metacarpal injuries are common when the back of the hand hits another object, severely bruising or even breaking the small bones in the back of the hand. To
A Glove for Every Task
Depending on the intended end use of the glove, padding and shock absorbent material can be added to the palm, or perhaps our Duraclad Rope Channel reinforcement. Other materials, such as foam nitrile for excellent grip, or an EN 388 cut level 5 knit (ANSI/ISEA Level 4) can add additional protection. Waterproof variants are also available, as is a patented Diamondclad Silicone fused palm (Patent D568003) for the ultimate grip on wet and oily objects.
Hi-visibility options are also available in the range.
The most incredible part of these Dickies gloves, however, is the level of fit and comfort. Sure there are other Impact gloves on the market, but when you put a
Find out more by watching these safety glove videos on a few more items in the range.
These gloves not only make the job safer