Specialised ARC Range
Dromex specialised Arc protective clothing is made from our exclusive Dromex A.P.T ® (Arc Protective Technologies) fabric blend, which has been engineered to offer protection against the thermal hazard of arc flash. Dromex A.P.T fabric and garments have been tested to NFPA, ASTM, EN, SABS & IEC standards.
Arc flash suits are a necessity for employees working in power utilities, power generation, sub-stations and industrial electrical panels. Arc Flash suits and PPE is intended to protect the wearer from life-threatening second and third degree burns.
Arc Flash is an uncontrolled electrical discharge through the air between conductors or between a conductor and earth. The resulting discharge of energy can result in fire, serious damage to electrical apparatus and injury or death to a person.
Arc safety is reliant on the effective combination of Arc workwear and Arc PPE along with engineered solutions and a full health & safety plan after a risk analysis. The Dromex Arc range has been designed by our team of experts with garments and fabrics
successfully tested to international standards that include Aitex, NFPA 70E, UL, ASTM, IEC & EN certifications. Arc flash suits must be selected in accordance with the arc hazard for which they are required.