Appropriate protective gear is crucial for compliance and genuine safety in sectors with common electrical hazards such as arc flashes and flash fires. The F1891-19 standard plays a pivotal role by setting rigorous specifications for arc-resistant (AR) rainwear that does more than meet safety norms—it provides a reliable defense against extreme workplace dangers.

Let’s unpack the F1891-19 Standard

The F1891-19 standard is more than just a set of requirements; it promises protection. It ensures that FR rainwear offers the following:

  1. Ignition Resistance: The materials resist catching fire and extinguish quickly. 
  2. Thermal Protection: It dramatically lowers the risk and severity of burns in the event of an arc flash or flash fire, providing a critical layer of insulation.
  3. Enduring Performance: The standard checks that the rainwear maintains its protective properties even after exposure to environmental challenges like UV rays and moisture.
  4. Rigorous Testing: All compliant rainwear meets the harshest conditions, guaranteeing reliability and safety.

The Importance of F1891-19 to You

The F1891-19 standard isn’t just about regulatory checkboxes, survival, and safety for workers exposed to the risks of electrical arcs and flash fires. This standard means your rainwear protects you when it matters most, minimizing the potential for severe injuries and enabling you to work confidently, even in dangerous conditions.

At NASCO Industries, our commitment to safety is woven into every stitch of our products. With over 40 years of manufacturing experience in the USA, we pride ourselves on delivering FR rainwear that meets and exceeds the rigorous demands of the F1891-19 standard. We understand that our products are not just gear but crucial safety tools.

Why Choose NASCO Industries?

Choosing NASCO Industries means selecting rainwear that workers trust for its durability and protection. It means partnering with a safety leader dedicated to its customers’ well-being. Our products are a testament to our commitment to quality and safety, and they are designed with the latest technology and highest standards.

Don’t compromise on safety. Contact NASCO Industries today for more information about our F1891-19 compliant rainwear or to speak with one of our experts. 

Protect yourself with the best and ensure your safety gear is as hardworking as you are. Safety is not just our priority—it’s our legacy. Equip yourself with NASCO, where every day is a commitment to your safety.