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What You Need to Know About the New ANSI/ISEA 138 Impact Glove Standard

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

What You Need to Know About the New ANSI/ISEA 138 Impact Glove Standard

Recently a new update to the ANSI/ISEA standards was released, and we’ve got all the information you need to know. This is a standard that provides a unified classification system when it comes to impact protection among all manufacturers. This makes it easier for industries to make more informed choices when it comes to selecting impact-resistant gloves for their employees.   The goal of this new standard Is to help classify the different levels of impact protection found in various gloves, as opposed to a simple pass/fail standard like the EN 388. This new standard also shifts testing focus from...

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