The PRO Choice range of hand protection and gloves have been tried and tested in Australian workplaces for over 27 years. Gloves were at the core of PRO Choice products range when it was born and the glove range has continued to grow and evolve to meet the requirements of modern industry.
PRO Choice Safety gloves have a diversified protective glove range which is used extensively in manufacturing, building, medical, food handling, mining, laboratory, horticulture and forestry applications. In addition PRO Choice gloves are used extensively in homes throughout Australia.
Choosing the right glove for work is a very important safety decision. Gloves must meet the four pillars of PRO Choice Safety Gloves. That of :-
- Comfortable (To ensure workers wear them)
- Fit Well (Not going to sag and catch in machinery)
-Protect against the hazard of a particular task (eg. cut, heat, puncture, tear, abrasion)
- Provide good grip under working conditions
The most common causes of injuries to the hand and wrist are:-
- Using an unguarded powered hand tool or appliance
- Using a sharp-edged tool
- Operating an unguarded powered plant or equipment
- Preparing food with an appliance or knife
Fingers and hands are very important for quality of life, yet despite this hand injuries are common and finger and hand injuries are the most common type of work related injury in Australia.
PRO Choice Safety Gloves meet the appropriate specifications for each industry of use whether it be Australian & New Zealand Standards, HACCP accreditation for the food industry or TGA listings for the medical industry.