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Coming Soon – Elliotts CryoSkin® Industrial Cryogenic Gloves
Coming Soon – Elliotts CryoSkin® Industrial Cryogenic Gloves

In the coming weeks, the first shipment of Elliotts’ new and improved CryoSkin® gloves will arrive!

The Elliotts’ CryoSkin® Industrial gloves have been designed to provide protection when working with cryogenic liquids, such as liquid nitrogen and other cryogenic hazards. The CryoSkin® Industrial gloves are made from a combination of technical, state-of-the-art materials. The unique multilayer construction maximises thermal protection without compromising on dexterity and comfort.

Meet the Team – Jim Hyland – Regional Sales Manager – WA
Meet the Team – Jim Hyland – Regional Sales Manager – WA

Get to know our new Regional Sales Manager for Western Australia – Jim Hyland! Jim tells shares about his comprehensive experience in the safety industry, what he'll be focusing on as part of his position and his favourite Elliotts product.

Introducing the new Big Red® CRX Welding Glove
Introducing the new Big Red® CRX Welding Glove

If you are looking for the latest in professional premium welding hand protection technology, then look no further than Elliotts’ latest edition to the Big Red® Welding Range, the Bid Red® CRX Cut Resistant Welding Gloves. Elliotts’ Big Red product range uses both premium Bid Red® leather combined with soft, highly durable goatskin leather for extra sensitivity and touch. The premium-grade leather offers a great balance between protection and durability without compromising dexterity, comfort and protection.

Arc Flash PPE Maintenance Dos and Don’ts
Arc Flash PPE Maintenance Dos and Don’ts

If you’ve ever purchased arc flash personal protective equipment (PPE), you know that it isn’t exactly an inexpensive purchase. But this is because of the highly engineered materials used, the extensive testing required and the fact that the gear has the ability to protect workers when exposed to a potentially devastating arc flash it is a justified, essential expense.

Due to this large expense, it is common practice for companies to share PPE, as most companies cannot justify purchasing each worker their own personal gear, especially if they only work on high voltage equipment occasionally.

In this COVID-19 world, an emphasis on cleanliness and hygiene is of utmost importance to companies and employees alike. But, how do companies keep their shared arc flash PPE clean and safe for workers.

Meet the new Australian Standard in Glove Safety
Meet the new Australian Standard in Glove Safety

When it comes to lifting the standard of hand protection, Elliotts don’t just talk about it, we lead by example. Elliotts were the first to have our gloves certified to Australian Standards back in 2011 and we will now be certifying our gloves to the new glove standard AS/NZS 2161.3:2020 Occupational protective gloves Protection against mechanical risks. 

We have been testing many of our gloves to the new version and now that the standard is published you will notice our labelling and packaging start to change to include the new AS/NZS 2161.3:2020 version.

Choosing the Right Work Gloves for the Job
Choosing the Right Work Gloves for the Job

When it comes to selecting the right work gloves for your worksite or business, it isn’t as simple as it may sound. There are multiple things you should take into consideration when making the selection.

Which is why it is important that employers and employees alike to understand the potential hazards of not having the adequate Person Protection Equipment (PPE) for the job. We have compiled three of the most important tips to help you make the decision.

Introducing the new WeldMark® GPCR Welding Glove
Introducing the new WeldMark® GPCR Welding Glove

If you are looking for a welding glove with TIG like dexterity and MIG like protection, then look no further than Elliott’s new WeldMark® GPCR Welding Glove. The WeldMark® is made using premium soft, highly durable goatskin palm for extra sensitivity and touch. The premium-grade leather offers a great balance between protection and durability without compromising dexterity, comfort and protection.

It has to be Seen to be Believed: New ArcSafe® AmpShield™ Arc Flash Face Shield
It has to be Seen to be Believed: New ArcSafe® AmpShield™ Arc Flash Face Shield

For over 50 years, Elliotts has been innovating and designing new products to meet the needs of our customers, and our brand new ArcSafe® AmpShield™  Arc Flash Face Shield is the ‘what’s next’ in arc flash protection. 

Harnessing the latest revolutionary technology the ArcSafe® AmpShield™ Arc Flash Face Shield now offers users full-colour recognition and improved visibility. The grey-coloured, highly transparent face shield now offers an alternative to the traditional green arc flash face shield.

Meet the Team: Vince Taylor  - Inventory & Quality Controller
Meet the Team: Vince Taylor - Inventory & Quality Controller

Get to know Vince Taylor, our Inventory & Quality Controller at Elliotts Australia! Vince talks about his past experience in the safety/PPE industry and his role. He also talks about his main focus in his new position at Elliotts, his favourite Elliotts product and his hobbies and interests outside work!

Introducing Elliotts’ Next Generation of Arc Flash PPE
Introducing Elliotts’ Next Generation of Arc Flash PPE

Elliotts, an Australian based manufacturer of Quality Safety Gear and PPE, is excited to announce its new range of Arc Flash PPE – ArcSafe® X50, to its already very successful ArcSafe® range.

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Meet the Team: David Black - Regional Sales Manager
Meet the Team: David Black - Regional Sales Manager

Get to know David Black, our Regional Sales Manager for Victoria & Tasmania at Elliotts Australia! David tells of his past experience in the safety industry, his favourite Elliotts product, his focus in his current position at Elliotts, and his hobbies and interests outside work!

Difference Between Primary and Secondary Protective Clothing
Difference Between Primary and Secondary Protective Clothing

Foundries can be dangerous places, but they are not uniformly so. A worker is at more risk while pouring molten metal than they are while walking around a quieter area, and safety regulations account for this by requiring more protective layers. Foundry protective clothing can be grouped into two categories: primary protective clothing and secondary protective clothing.

The Difference between Welding Blankets and Drapes
The Difference between Welding Blankets and Drapes

Elliotts has a wide range of products designed to protect workers and their equipment from the hazards associated with welding/fabrication processes. With so many options to choose between — each of which have been manufactured from high-quality temperature resistant fabrics — it is understandable to be overwhelmed by the options. Fortunately, the difference between welding blankets and drapes is quite simple.

Protection Fits Like a Glove: Choosing the Perfect Extreme Heat Resistant Gloves
Protection Fits Like a Glove: Choosing the Perfect Extreme Heat Resistant Gloves

Not every type of heat resistance is built for the same context. Some gloves are better for long contact with heat, while others are designed to handle boiling liquids. Choosing the right type is important and, to help you keep safe, we’ve designed this simple checklist to consider.

Elliotts New Foundry Materials
Elliotts New Foundry Materials

In foundries where workers are exposed to extreme heat and harsh environments, effective PPE is paramount. There is a range of fabrics and materials designed for use in the industry. We have put together a roundup of the most appropriate materials and their benefits.

Compliant Vs Certified Gloves
Compliant Vs Certified Gloves

Hand and wrist injuries are one of the most common work-related injuries, so it is easy to see why adequate hand protection is so important! At Elliotts, we believe in lifting the standard on hand protection and supporting organisations in ensuring their workers are safe. To this end, we have put together some information on what makes safety gloves certified versus compliant, and why it is so important that organisations know the difference!

Gloves Perfect for the Glass Industry
Gloves Perfect for the Glass Industry

There are many factors to consider when selecting the perfect glove working with glass, due to a huge range of different tasks and activities. After extensive testing, we have selected just four gloves from the Elliotts Safety Gear glove range which we know are the best in the breed for use in the glass industry.

Welcome the G-Flex Dynamax AirTouch C5 Fingerless and C3 T-Touch Lite Fingerless Gloves
Welcome the G-Flex Dynamax AirTouch C5 Fingerless and C3 T-Touch Lite Fingerless Gloves

With hand and wrist injuries being the most common work-related injuries, it's easy to see why choosing the right-hand protection is so important. Elliotts are constantly designing new styles and searching for the best possible material to protect your hands. When it comes to quality and standard, we don’t just talk about it, we lead by example.

We Compare the Elliott Welding Screens … so you can choose what’s best for you.
We Compare the Elliott Welding Screens … so you can choose what’s best for you.

At Elliotts, we provide the best protection for your workplace. Our Welding screens ensure that you are covered, and our screens are the only ones in Australia certified to Australian Standards. Here, we compare our Welding Screens to help you choose what’s best for you.

Glove and Palm Coatings, and Finishes
Glove and Palm Coatings, and Finishes

Elliotts have over 50 years’ experience in safety glove design, using state of the art high-tech fabrics and engineering and using a wide range of glove and palm coatings and finishes – Elliotts’ design gloves to suit every working environment. In this blog, we will give you an overview of the features and benefits of each of these coatings and finishes so you can make the right choice of glove for yourself or your customer.