Friday, 27 April 2012

Hi Visibility Clothing

High-visibility clothing is a type of personal protective equipment that has highly reflective properties. These properties help keep workman safe in potentially dangerous situations.

A European Standard for high-visibility clothing deals with high-Visibility Specifications.
There are three levels of protection:

  • Class 1 Class 1 defines the lowest visibility level e.g. High-visibility trousers with two 5 cm reflective bands around each leg. These become Class 3 when worn with a Class 3 jackets.
  • Class 2 The class 2 defines an intermediary visibility level. Example: vests. Two 5 cm bands of reflective around body or on one 5 cm band around body and braces to both shoulders.
  • Class 3 the class 3 defines the highest level of visibility. Example jacket with long sleeves, jacket and trouser suit. Two 5 cm bands of reflective tape around the body, arms and braces over both shoulders.

At Granite we pride ourselves in standing out for High Vis clothing, especially when it comes to quality, price and more importantly conforming to the EN471 standards. Our many years in this industry means we have vast knowledge and expertise on the high Vis vest market, therefore when buying from Granite you can be sure you have been supplied with the highest quality available.

Whether you’re working in hot or cold weather, Hi-Vis jackets and Hi-Vis waistcoats keep you safe and at the right temperature. Our comprehensive range includes the Hi-Vis Bodywarmer, shirts, jackets, fleeces and coats. Sometimes you need a lighter touch and that’s why we sell our Hi-Visibility Poloshirt which will keep you cool when you’re working hard.

This range is suitable for all sizes, shapes and working conditions and is guaranteed to offer visibility and protection to workers for many years.

For further information on our range of high Vis clothing call us on: 01159640111 or alternatively message us via our contact page, we'd love to hear from you!