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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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

Concord Series .35mm Neoprene / Nylon Apron 35 Inch Wide x 45 Inch Length Sewn Edges

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. 

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

Welding Jacket, 30 inch with 3 pockets

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

Memphis Series Black Safety Glasses with Gray G14 Lenses Wrap Around Lens Design

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

"XO Skeleton" Headgear Clear 1 Piece Molded Face Shield MAX6® Premium Anti-Fog Coating

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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