National Safety Apparel is pleased to announce that they have acquired DRIFIRE from Optimer Brands based in Chicago, IL. DRIFIRE is a brand of technologically advanced performance safety apparel that was born on the battlefield to protect military personnel. Today the DRIFIRE line of products is utilized in a variety of industries, which include power generation, petrochemical, and IndyCar racing.
CHICAGO, Ill.—For the second year, DRIFIRE®, the originator of High Performance FR™, won the 2016 ISHN Readers' Choice Award for DRIFIRE Prime™ in the Apparel - Arc Flash Flame Resistant category.
CHICAGO, Ill.—DRIFIRE®, the originator of “High Performance FR™” clothing, is once again the official baselayer choice of IndyCar® Series team Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing and driver Graham Rahal. Graham and his pit crew were the first to wear DRIFIRE Prime™ in 2015 and will continue to depend on it during the 2016 IndyCar Series season.
Would you bet your life that you know for sure the clothing your workers wear meets the highest standards to protect them from flash fire and other hazards like heat stress? You are betting their lives … everyday. Get the facts. With so much innovation and increased regulation, you want to be confident you are selecting the correct, most comfortable apparel so all your workers return home safely to their families every night.
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CHICAGO, IL – (Sept. 2015) - DRIFIRE®, the originator of “high performance FR”, is proud to partner with Australian Defence Apparel (ADA) in providing state-of-the art protective FR clothing solutions to Ergon Energy and the rest of the Australian electrical services market. “DRIFIRE and ADA both have roots in serving our respective militaries, both are “born on the battlefield,” and both are committed to taking our innovative technologies to industry around the world,” stated DRIFIRE CEO Darryl Schimeck.
Wearing the right FR layers at work not only protects from flash fires, it also can reduce heat stress and improve performance on the job. Here is what you need to know in this new age of more comfortable performance fabrics. And what really matters when it comes to protecting workers – from oilmen to pit crews – on the job.