DRIFIRE 4.4™ Wins ISHN Attendee Choice Award
DRIFIRE®, the originator of “high performance FR”, won the ISHN Attendee Choice Award for DRIFIRE 4.4™ in the Arc Flash/FR category at the ASSE Safety Show. DRIFIRE 4.4 is an ultra-lightweight dual hazard fabric that weighs only 4.4 ounces/yd2. It delivers NFPA 2112 flash fire protection and NFPA 70E 10 cal/cm2, CAT 2 protection.
“It is exciting when we see new fabrics and PPE in the market which can really change the game. This DRIFIRE 4.4 is one of them. Good job DRIFIRE,” said Hugh Hoagland, Sr. Managing Partner, e-Hazard.com.
Exceeding expectations for comfort and temperature regulation, DRIFIRE 4.4 delivers unmatched, inherent FR protection. Virtually no other product in the electric utility and oil and gas market contains such a high level of protection in an ultra-lightweight fabric. Patented, inherent moisture wicking properties by keep wearers cool and dry to reduce the chances of heat related injuries.
DRIFIRE has set the standard in high performance FR—not only in thermal protection, but in garment performance that includes optimal wicking and drying times. The combination of these characteristics is what makes DRIFIRE 4.4 unique in the market; independent testing confirmed outstanding performance properties. With its lightweight and engineered blends, it dries up to three times faster than other flame resistant fabrics. This means wearers stay cooler when working hard in stressful environments. Even in such a lightweight performance fabric, DRIFIRE 4.4 has excellent durability when compared to heavier weight flame resistant fabrics.
DRIFIRE 4.4 is offered in a coverall and workshirt silhouette. To learn more, visit www.DRIFIRE.com.
DRIFIRE® is the premier provider and developer of high performance flame resistant (FR) fabrics and protective apparel to the government, industrial and consumer markets. It is the only FR wear company to utilize patented performance fabric technology used by the world’s premier athletic brands. This technology ensures wearers are cool, dry and comfortable to operate at their peak.