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Low-weight and high-performing: the new Polo shirt FR from HB Protective Wear

HB Protective Wear has launched a new flame-retardant polo shirt. The long-sleeved shirt in high-visible reflective yellow has a garment weight of less than 300 g whereas its protective functions are not leight-weight at all.

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It offers Hi-Visibility protection class 2, Arc Flash and flame protection as well as antistatic properties. Therefore it is suitable for different application areas, protecting against several kinds of hazards. 

This multi-talent multi-risk protection furthermore looks good. It is manufactured with segmented flame-retardant reflective stripes. This kind of stripes easily adapts to every movement the wearer makes. Another important feature is the good humidity management of the high-quality Piqué material, which is made of a balanced modacrylic and cotton mix. Both, the elastic stripes and the fabric noticeably improve the wearing comfort. 

The new HB polo shirt additionally has a talent for combination: it perfectly fits with the trousers of all three product lines HB-MODarc, HB-MODarc+Reflective und HB-MODdarc & vis. Surely it is also combinable with several other trousers of the HB Arc Flash Protection product range. 

The polo shirt FR is certified according to EN ISO 20471 class 2 (already starting with the smallest size!), IEC 61482-2 class 1, EN ISO 11612 A1+A2/B1/C1/F1 and EN 1149-5. All standard pictograms as direct embroidery on the right sleeve. Available from size XS to XXXL. Suitable for industrial laundry acc. to ISO 15797. 


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Since 1952 we develop and manufacture high quality PPE solutions - offering maximum protection for people working at places having specific hazard profiles. Best manufacture, high standards know-how and excellent quality in every detail characterize our garments. We only use high performance, multi-standard safe and comfortable fabrics which are certified according to most recent EN standards. 100% manual final inspection is our customers’ guarantee that HB products will stand up even the most stringent requirements. Qualified employees with passion for PPE and a strong customer focus make us Germany's leading manufacturer of protective clothing. It owes this strong position to best mid-size company values like comprehensive expertise, sustainable growth and high social standards as well as more than 65 years of experience. This is why we stay true to our brand promise: „be safe. we care.“


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