How Safety Apparel Saves Lives

How Safety Apparel Saves Lives

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) -High visibility safety apparel is a useful tool to protect us in many situations, from sports to emergency situations. This type of apparel and accessories allows others to see you in many different situations.

Branding Apparels is here to help you understand the ANSI Classes. ANSI classes is a system created by the American National Standards Institute. The situation work environment determines if it is Class 1, Class 2, or Class 3.

ANSI Class 1: Is for Workers in a low impact areas, where traffic flow does not exceed 25 mph and where personnel are working a good distance away from this traffic. These would be parking attendants, delivery drivers, sidewalk and roadside maintenance workers.

ANSI Class 2: Is for Workers who are on or near roadways and exposed to traffic traveling at speeds in excess of 25 mph. Also in situations where complex visual backgrounds maybe present, such as airport baggage handlers, forestry ground crew construction workers, and law enforcement.

ANSI Class 3: Is for workers in the highest - risk situations, who need to be visible through a full range of body motion from a minimum distance of 1280 feet and exposed to traffic speeds exceeding 50 mph. These include accident investigators, emergency responders, railway workers , utility workers, surveying and flagging crew workers.

It is important to make sure you are wearing the necessary Safety Apparel for the job. Avoiding unnecessary accidents and keeping workers safe.

Branding Apparels is one of the largest Safety Apparel Stores in your area. Our goal is to provide Quality Apparel at the lowest prices, personalized in the shortest amount of time possible.

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