Gloves with a green thumb

Published on 5/2/2022
Gloves with a green thumb

The fight for the environment and its protection is an issue that affects us all. Whether it's for ourselves or for future generations, we must do everything we can to limit our ecological footprint.

Coated gloves or leather gloves? The new Kosto gloves are perfect for the summer season

Published on 3/1/2022
Coated gloves or leather gloves? The new Kosto gloves are perfect for the summer season

There are many different types of gloves available offering protection against a great variety of hazards. Selecting the right pair of gloves must be based on the tasks to be carried out and the potential hand injuries. It is essential that workers use gloves specifically designed for the hazards and the tasks identified in the workplace, as they are designed for a specific function. They may not be used for a different task, even if they seem to provide the appropriate protection.

How to protect your hands against arc flash

Published on 3/1/2022
How to protect your hands against arc flash

An arc flash is an electric explosion that can happen along energized equipment such as an air conditioner, conveyor or even a lightbulb. When electrons move on a conductor back and forth – like on a wire – a small area outside of that conductor is energized. Voltage can push those electrons off the conductive surface and on the atoms in the air. These atoms become ions because they now have an electric charge.

5 Tips to Keep your Hands Warm for Outside Work

Published on 3/1/2022
5 Tips to Keep your Hands Warm for Outside Work

With winter in full swing, many of us have already experienced the dreadful frozen fingers.

Whether you work outside or love the outdoors, winter can be hard. That’s inevitable. But… cold hands don’t have to be.