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H2S: Hydrogen Sulfide Safety
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Upstream, Midstream, and Downstream: MCR Safety's Got You Covered When It Comes to PPE

Oil & Gas Resources from our Blog


Get Oil & Gas industry insights and information from our recent articles dedicated to safety and education. Knowledge is Safety! #WeProtectPeople

H2S: Hydrogen Sulfide Safety
Personal Protective Equipment: A Look at the Top O*NET Online Occupations Requiring PPE
Upstream, Midstream, and Downstream: MCR Safety's Got You Covered When It Comes to PPE

Common Pipeline Transportation and Storage Hazards

Find the right MCR Safety product that protects you against these common hazards.


Abrasive Handling

Workers transport many materials and move a lot of drums constructing pipelines. Heavy-duty wearing gloves are all these workers require!

Learn More About Abrasive Handling Protection

Common Applications:

  • Material Moving workers transporting materials across worksites.

3620

Goatskin Leather Drivers Work Gloves Premium Grade Gold Grain Goatskin Leather Keystone Thumb

UT1954

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves CutPro® UltraTech® 13 Gauge HyperMax™ Shell Red Sandy...
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92715NF

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 15 Gauge Hypermax™ Shell Cut, Abrasion and Puncture Resistant Work...

UT1951

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves CutPro® UltraTech® 13 Gauge HyperMax™ Shell Gripping Latex...

Applying Herbicides and Pesticides

Pipeline maintenance requires spraying chemicals.  Our MG9648 is so lightweight; workers will not even know they are wearing gloves.

Learn More About Applying Herbicides and Pesticides Protection

Common Applications:

  • Maintenance workers, construction workers.

New

N2659HVL

Ninja® Alchemy Cut Work Gloves Cut Resistant and Chemical Resistant TPR Back of Hand Provides...
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MG9645

PredaStretch™ Work Gloves 18 Gauge Cut Resistant Synthetic Shell Full PVC Nitrile Coating with...

N2658HVO

Ninja® Alchemy Work Gloves 15 Gauge Nylon Shell Fully Double Coated with PVC TPR Back of Hand...
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HB3120PF

Hydroblast­® HB3 Safety Goggles with Clear Lens MAX6® Anti-Fog Lens Coating Adjustable Rubber...

Asbestos and Coal Tar Pipe Coating

Hand removal of these materials requires gloves, aprons, and goggles.

Common Applications:

  • Material Moving workers.

19261

Luminator™ Grain Pigskin Insulated Leather Palm Work Gloves Hi-Visibility Back and 2.5 Inch...

93130MK

MCR Safety Cut Pro® Modacrylic / Kevlar® Apron Cut Resistant Waist Apron 30 Inches x 24 Inches

800S4P

Concord Series .35mm Neoprene / Nylon Apron Measures 35 Inches x 45 Inches with Sewn Edges
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HB3110PF

Hydroblast­® HB3 Safety Goggles with Clear Lens MAX6® Anti-Fog Lens Coating Adjustable Elastic...

Chemicals

Chemicals are an everyday concern for Oil and Gas workers meaning workers need full protection. Our chemical protection page is a good place to start.

Learn More About Chemicals Protection

Common Applications:

  • Opening pipelines, adding dye, tank taping, and drawing water off tanks, handling PCB’s and tank cleaning. 

New

N2659HVL

Ninja® Alchemy Cut Work Gloves Cut Resistant and Chemical Resistant TPR Back of Hand Provides...
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CP05

14 Inch Butyl Rubber Glove 5 mil Smooth Finish Gauntlet Rolled Cuff

3882

Dominator Series .42mm PVC / Polyester / PVC, 2 Piece Suit Jacket with Zipper Front and Bib Pants

HB1212PF

Hydroblast® HB2 Safety Goggles with Gray MAX6® Anti-Fog Lens Indirect Vented with Adjustable...

Crush and Impact

56% of all recordable Oil & Gas incidents in 2014 were attributed to "struck by" and "caught between” objects.  Simply put, oil and gas work will quickly bang up a worker’s back-of-hands.  Are you ready for the new impact standard?

Learn More About Crush and Impact Protection

Common Applications:

  • Valve Installers repairing devices, Operating portable equipment, removing pumps, seals and valves.

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PD3951

Predator® Insulated Mechanics Gloves Hi-Visibility Impact Resistant Work Gloves Tire Tread TPR on...

UT1953

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves CutPro® UltraTech® 13 Gauge Lime HyperMax™ Shell Red Sandy...

UT1956

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves CutPro® UltraTech® 13 Gauge Lime HyperMax™ Shell 10 Gauge...
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PD3952

COMING SOON!
Predator® Mechanics Gloves Impact Resistant Work Gloves Cut Resistant Kevlar® Steel Shell Tire...

Cutting and Welding

Mainline and station piping requires welding gear at times.  Tie-in crews have no problem making the final welds at junctures and joining metal components on a pipeline.  They only require wearing MCR Safety welding gear!

Learn More About Cutting and Welding Protection

Common Applications:

  • Industrial Mechanics repairing broken metal parts, Pipe Welding.

38030MW

Welding Jacket, 30 inch with 3 pockets
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MU3644

Mustang Utility Leather Work Gloves Grain Goatskin, Double Palm Sewn with DuPont™ Kevlar® 5 Inch...
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4960

Leather Welding Work Gloves Premium Top Grain Cowhide Palm, Split Leather Back 4 Inch Split...

49751

MCR Safety Welding Premium Gold Grain Elkskin Leather Cotton / Foam Lined Back Sewn with DuPont™...

Dust

Midstream work generates some dusty conditions!  Lined eyewear styles are the ticket!

Learn More About Dust Protection

Common Applications:

  • Collecting spent abrasive blasting agents, construction work.

New

RP212PF

RP2 Series Black Safety Glasses Gray Lenses MAX6® Anti-Fog Lenses Black Temples with Gray TPR...

RP31BPF

RP3 Series Black Foam Lined Safety Glasses Brown MAX6® Anti-Fog Lenses Interchangeable Head Band...

PD1210PF

Predator® PD2 Safety Goggles with Clear Lens MAX6® Anti-Fog Lens Coating Full Foam Lined for...

RP210DC

RP2 Series Black Safety Glasses with Clear Lenses MAX36™ Anti-Fog / Anti-Scratch Coating Foam...

Fire and Explosion

Midstream workers must wear FR gear at all times.  Max Comfort FR gear protects workers from all too common Flash Fires.

Learn More About Fire and Explosion Protection

Common Applications:

  • Valve Installers lubricating mechanical parts, Gas Plant Operators monitoring flammable products.

New

SBS3002

Summit Breeze® Flame Resistant (FR) Work Shirt Navy 6.5-Ounce 88% Cotton 12% Nylon Material Long...
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PT2T

Flame Resistant FR Tan Work Pants 7 oz. 88% Cotton and 12% Nylon Twill Fabric CAT2 /  ATPV 8.6...
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LST1T

MCR Safety Flame Resistant FR Work Shirt Lightweight Long Sleeve T-Shirt Comfortable 100% FR...

SBC2031

Summit Breeze® Flame Resistant (FR) Coverall Gray 7-ounce 100% Cotton Material Long Sleeve...

Heat Stress

Pipeline work in the hot sun can take a toll on workers.  Breathable safety gear is necessary when temperatures escalate.  We’ve got you covered with premier breathable PPE.

Learn More About Heat Stress Protection

Common Applications:

  • Construction work, Pipelayers.

New

RXCL2MO

Hi-Visibility Recycled Safety Vest ANSI 107 Type R, Class 2 Manufactured with Recycled...

STSCL2MSL

T-Shirts, Class 2, Short Sleeve, Birdseye mesh 2" Silver Stripes, Chest Pocket, Shaded Torso, Lime

N96970

Ninja® BNF Work Gloves 18 Gauge Nylon / Spandex Shell NFT® Palm and Fingertip Coated 47% Greater...
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CLEGML

Hi-Visibility Leg Gaiters Meet ANSI/ISEA 107 Class E Standards Polyester mesh with 2” reflective...

Impaired Vision

Form-fitting eyewear is essential gear for workers when flying debris and fragments are in the air.  Check out our eyewear protection page. 

Learn More About Impaired Vision Protection

Common Applications:

  • Chipping and hammering metal, working in high winds, cutting grass, using compressed air and welding.

New

MOMP112AF

COMING SOON!
Memphis Series Mossy Oak® Camo Safety Glasses Gray Lenses UV-AF® Anti-Fog Coating Wrap Around...
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MP112G

COMING SOON!
Memphis Series Black Safety Glasses with Gray G14 Lenses Wrap Around Lens Design
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CL412PF

Checklite® CL4 Series Safety Glasses with Gray Lens MAX6® Anti-Fog Lens Coating Earplug Retaining...
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RP210PF

RP2 Series Black Safety Glasses Clear Lenses MAX6® Anti-Fog Lenses Black Temples with Gray TPR...

Inclement Weather and FR

Staying FR compliant in the rain and around liquids has always been a challenge.  Not anymore!  Big Jake rainwear protects workers from ARC flash hazards!

Learn More About Inclement Weather and FR Protection

Common Applications:

  • Working outside on the pipelines, splashes of oil-based drilling fluid.

B4T

Summit Freeze® Flame Resistant (FR) Insulated Bomber Jacket 100% FR Duck Cotton Outer Quilted...

BJ238JH

Big Jake 2 Rainwear PVC / Meta-Aramid Fabric Flame Resistant Rain Jacket ANSI Class 3 High...

BJ238PW

Big Jake® 2 PVC / Meta-Aramid Fabric Flame Resistant Elastic Waist Rain Pants ANSI 107 Class E...

MU3624GK

Mustang Utility Leather Work Gloves Grain Goat Double Palm DuPont™ Kevlar® Lined and...

Liquid and Dropped Objects

You are going to need steel toed boots when working around the presence of water, chemical hazards, and falling objects.

Common Applications:

  • Repair and Maintenance workers handling tools, Material Moving workers transporting materials.

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BPB6S

6 Inch Black PVC Boots with Lace-Up Strings Steel Toe and Steel Shank Cleated Sole, Polyester Liner
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WPBS

16 Inch White PVC Boots Steel Toe with Cleated Sole Polyester Liner

HBS100

Hydroblast Series Suit .35mm Yellow PVC / Polyester Material Jacket has Attached Hood Bib Pants...

N2658HVO

Ninja® Alchemy Work Gloves 15 Gauge Nylon Shell Fully Double Coated with PVC TPR Back of Hand...

Oils, Lubricants and Greases

You need excellent gear when gripping in and around oily surfaces.  BNF gear provides ultimate grip in this environment.  

Learn More About Oils, Lubricants and Greases Protection

Common Applications:

  • Changing oil in pumps, greasing fitting and valves

New

PD3952

COMING SOON!
Predator® Mechanics Gloves Impact Resistant Work Gloves Cut Resistant Kevlar® Steel Shell Tire...
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PD3950

COMING SOON!
Predator® Mechanics Gloves Hi-Visibility Impact Resistant Work Gloves Tire Tread TPR on Back,...

N96785

Ninja® BNF Work Gloves 18 Gauge Nylon / Spandex Shell Fully Coated with Red Flat Nitrile Black...
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N96051

Ninja® BNF Evolution Work Gloves 15 Gauge Ingenia™ Shell NFT® Palm and Fingertip...

Pinch Points

Any time machinery is transmitting energy, protecting your fingers deserves real attention.  Are you ready for the new impact standard?

Learn More About Pinch Points Protection

Common Applications:

  • Changing parts, lubricating machines, operating pumping systems.

UT1950

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves CutPro® Cut and Abrasion Resistant Gloves 13 Gauge Nylon...

UT1952

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves CutPro® UltraTech® 13 Gauge HyperMax™ Shell Black Sandy...

UT1955

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves CutPro® UltraTech® 13 Gauge Lime HyperMax™ Shell Orange...

UT1956

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves CutPro® UltraTech® 13 Gauge Lime HyperMax™ Shell 10 Gauge...

Pigging

Launching a pig scraper to clean and maintain pipes exposes workers to benzene, toluene, and xylenes. Neoprene, Butyl, and PVC gloves are this worker’s best friend.

Learn More About Pigging Protection

Common Applications:

  • Maintenance Workers, Pump System Operators regulating the flow of oil.

6922

Black Jack® Series Black Neoprene Coated Work Gloves Multi-Dipped Smooth Neoprene 12 Inch Length...

CP25

14 Inch Butyl Rubber Glove 25 mil Smooth Finish Gauntlet Rolled Cuff

6700F

PVC Coated Insulated Work Gloves Double Dipped Hi-Vis Orange PVC Sandy Texture and Foam...

6632

Blue Coat® Series Flexible PVC Coated Work Gloves Triple Dipped with Textured Blue PVC Seamless...

Pipe Maintenance

Midstream workers know pipes are a part of the trade.  They only demand high quality protection when working around pipes.  MCR Safety has been manufacturing leather gloves for many years. Check out some of our latest innovations. 

Learn More About Pipe Maintenance Protection

Common Applications:

  • Repairing pipes, repairing cords, and replacing couples.

4500

MCR Safety Welding Leather Welding Work Gloves Foam Lined Select Shoulder Leather Reinforced Wing...

PD2910

Predator® Mechanics Work Gloves Impact Resistant Gloves Cowskin Leather Palm with D3O®...
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36136KDP

Leather Drivers Cut Resistant Work Gloves Grain Goatskin Leather with DuPont® Kevlar™...

MU3624FR

Mustang Utility Drivers Work Gloves Grain Goat with Double Palm DuPont™ Kevlar® Lined and Sewn...

Sharp Objects

Midstream workers are always exposed to sharp metal.  Cuts and lacerations make up 7 percent of all oil and gas injury claims. Rest assured, we simplify the selection process on our cut protection page.

Learn More About Sharp Objects Protection

Common Applications:

  • Operating Dangerous Equipment, Sharp blade handling, sanding, grinding, and cutting pipe, along with checking vents.

92738PU

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 18 Gauge Hypermax™ Shell Cut, Abrasion and Puncture Resistant Work...

92745PU

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 15 Gauge Hypermax™ Shell Cut, Abrasion and Puncture Resistant Work...
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PD43612

COMING SOON!
Predator® Mechanics Gloves Goatskin Leather Drivers Work Gloves Tire Tread TPR on Back, Fingers,...
New

PD4900

COMING SOON!
Predator® Mechanics Gloves Hi-Visibility Cut Resistant Work Gloves Tire Tread TPR on Back,...

Spill Response

Handling contaminated materials requires premium chemical gloves, goggles, FR rain suits, and full-face shields.

Learn More About Spill Response Protection

Common Applications:

  • Gas Plant Operators, Maintenance Workers.

5319

Nitri-Chem™ Flock Lined Green Nitrile Gloves Industrial Grade 13 Inches in Length 15 mil Thickness

HB1320PF

Hydroblast­® HB3 Safety Goggles with Clear Lens MAX6™ Anti-Fog Lens Coating Adjustable Rubber...

3882

Dominator Series .42mm PVC / Polyester / PVC, 2 Piece Suit Jacket with Zipper Front and Bib Pants

5340

Flock Lined Gloves Blue Nitrile over Green Latex Industrial Grade 12 Inches in Length 28 mil...

Vacuum Excavating

Moving and removing soil with pressured water requires face shields, goggles and some nice leather gloves.

Common Applications:

  • Construction workers removing soil.

104PF

"XO Skeleton" Headgear Clear 1 piece molded face shield MAX6™ Premium Anti-Fog Coating

3601SKHV

MCR Safety Cut Pro® Driver Premium Grade Grain Goatskin Leather Drivers Work Gloves Kevlar® /...

FRHBS100

Hydroblast Suit .35mm PVC / Polyester, Limited Flammability Jacket with Attached Hood and Bib Pants

HB1322PF

Hydroblast­® HB3 Safety Goggles with Gray Lens MAX6™ Anti-Fog Lens Coating Adjustable Rubber Head...

Visibility

Working in low light and high traffic areas means workers need to be seen!  Hi-Viz garments distinguish the worker and keeps them seen!

Learn More About Visibility Protection

Common Applications:

  • Working around busy highways and roadways, signal spotting, operating ATV’s.

New

RSURVML

COMING SOON!
Hi-Visibility Recycled Mesh Safety Vest ANSI 107 Type R, Class 2 Manufactured with Recycled...
New

RVCL2MOZ

Hi-Visibility Recycled Safety Vest ANSI 107 Type R, Class 2 Manufactured with Recycled...

PSURVCL2LS

Hi-Visibility Safety Vest, ANSI 107 Type R Class 2 Solid Front Mesh Back 3 Inch Orange / Silver...
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VSURVMLB

Hi-Visibility Safety Vest ANSI 107 Type R, Class 2 Surveyor Style with 9 Pockets Sturdy Metal...

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