GORE® CROSSTECH® firefighting gloves
Structural fire fighter gloves with GORE® CROSSTECH® glove inserts (EN 659)
Protective gloves with GORE® CROSSTECH® glove inserts provide the solution if the risk assessment identifies the need for durable protection against blood and body fluids. The 3-layer GORE CROSSTECH® glove insert offers a reliable barrier against blood and body fluids and are certified in accordance with the standard ISO 16604. Furthermore they are penetration resistant to liquid chemicals acc. to 13994/NFPA 1951 – (including chemicals like battery acid, hydraulic fluids, petroleum, concentrated chlorine solutions, fire extinguishing foam) and other contaminated liquids. GORE® CROSSTECH® Glove inserts are also durably waterproof and breathable – even after contamination. The wearer’s hands remain protected and comfortably dry.
Structural fire fighting
- EN 659 - Protective gloves for firefighters
- ISO 16604 – Clothing for protection against contact with blood and body fluids - Determination of resistance of protective clothing materials to penetration by blood-borne pathogens - Test method using Phi-X 174 bacteriophage
- ISO 13994 (Clothing for protection against liquid chemicals - Determination of the resistance of protective clothing materials to penetration by liquids under pressure) /NFPA 1951 – resistant to penetration by defined chemicals