Flash Fire (NFPA 2112)
A flash fire only lasts a few seconds, but without the proper protection, workers may suffer immense burns and other injuries. The following videos explain what causes a flash fire, and demo Westex fabrics, along with competitor fabrics, in the presence of a flash fire.
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An Update on OSHA’s Rule and a Look at China’s Recent Fatal Dust Tragedy
Combustible dust deflagrations occur far more often and result in far more injuries and fatalities than most people realize, which is why this hazard has been getting…
Seeing is Believing at the University of Alberta’s Flash Fire Facility
The University of Alberta flash fire manikin test chamber has been in service since 1988. In 2002, the University created its Protective Clothing and Equipment Research Facility (PCERF) with the …
We Are All In: The Story Behind the Westex by Milliken Commitment
Westex by Milliken has always provided much more than high-performing FR fabric. For decades, we’ve taken a big picture approach to FR safety, and we have worked harder and gone …