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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.

3620

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

1700

Big Jake® Premium  A+ Side Leather Palm Work Gloves Sewn with DuPont™ Kevlar® 2 3/4 Inch Safety Cuff

MU3213DP

Mustang  Leather Drivers Utility Work Gloves Select Grain Cowskin Double Palm Second Layer of...

MC503

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves DSM Dyneema® Diamond Technology Lined Goatskin Palm and...

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

MG9648

PredaStretch™ Glove 18 Gauge Seamless Nylon Shell PVC / Nitrile Coated with Sandy Finish

5409S

Chem-Tech, Neoprene over Latex, 28 mil, Straight Cuff

N2658HVO

Ninja® Alchemy PVC double coated with 15-gauge nylon shell 14 Inch gauntlet cuff

HB1322PF

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

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...

800S4P

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

HB1320PF

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

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. 

6632

MCR Safety Blue Coat Gloves Flexible and Seamless Triple Dipped PVC 12 Inch Gauntlet Cuff and...

CP1532

32 Inch Butyl Rubber Glove 15 mil Smooth Finish Rolled Cuff

3882

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

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.

N2658HVO

Ninja® Alchemy PVC double coated with 15-gauge nylon shell 14 Inch gauntlet cuff

FF2930

MCR Safety® ForceFlex® Mechanics Gloves D3O® Back of Hand and Padded Palm Two-way Spandex...

HV100

ForceFlex® Mechanics Gloves, Padded Palm Reinforced with Rough Kevlar® Extended Neoprene Slip-On...

MC502

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves 2-Way Stretch Hi-Visibility Back G-shaped Palm Padding and...

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

4600

MCR Safety Blue Beast® Leather Welding Work Gloves Jersey Lined Select Side Split...

4921

MCR Safety Red Ram™ Leather Welding Work Gloves Grain Leather Double Palm, Split Leather...

4950

MCR Safety Mustang Leather Welding Work Gloves Premium Top Grain Cowskin Leather 4.5 Inch Split...

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.

RP210DC

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

UD210DC

UD2 Series Safety Glasses Clear Lenses with Black Frame MAX3™ Anti-Scratch Coating Fixed Closed...

2410F

24 Series Safety Goggles with Clear Lens Anti-Fog Coating Adjustable Elastic Strap

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.

S1G

Flame Resistant (FR) Work Shirt Max Comfort™ Material 88% Cotton 12% Nylon, Gray

SS2BK

Flame Resistant (FR) Hooded Pullover Sweatshirt Max Comfort™ Material 100% Cotton Interlock...

DC4B

Flame Resistant (FR) Deluxe Coverall Max Comfort™ Material FR Reflective Stripes 88% Cotton 12%...

FRMCL2ML

Flame Resistant (FR) Safety Vest Class 2, Mesh Modacrylic / Aramid Blend 2 Inch Silver Stripes

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.

STSCL2MSL

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

CLELC

Luminator™, ANSI 107 Class E, Hi-Viz polyester elastic waist pants, dual 2” silver...

N96970

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 18 Gauge nylon/spandex Coated palm and fingertips 47% Greater...

598SJH

Luminator™, Breathable Polyester/PU Class 3 jacket, White reflective, Fluor Lime/Black

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.

DM1328B

Dominator™ DM3 Series Safety Glasses with Blue Diamond Mirror Lenses Clear Frame Color with Blue...

MOUD11BPF

Mossy Oak® Blades® UD1 Series Camouflage Safety Glasses Mossy Oak Shadow Grass® Blades® Camo...

RP219DC

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

DM1337BZDC

Dominator™ DM3 Series Polarized Black Mirror MAX36™ Lenses Anti-Fog Safety Glasses Black Frame...

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.

BJ38JH

Big Jake PVC / Nomex® Flame resistant jacket, Class 3 Type R high visibility standard, HRC2/CAT2...

BJ38BP

Big Jake PVC / Nomex®  Flame resistant rain pant, ANSI Class E high visibility standard,...

PK3N

Flame Resistant (FR) Insulated Parka Modacrylic quilted lining Max Comfort™ Material 88% Cotton...

CC1N

Flame Resistant (FR) Contractor Coverall Max Comfort™ Material 100% Cotton, Navy Blue

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.

VBS120

Boots, 16 Inch Black PVC with Steel Toe, Cleated Sole and Polyester Liner, over the sock style.

N2658HVO

Ninja® Alchemy PVC double coated with 15-gauge nylon shell 14 Inch gauntlet cuff

HBS100

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

240C

.35mm PVC/Polyester 49" Coat with Detachable Hood and Corduroy Collar, Yellow

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

N96785

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 18 Gauge nylon / spandex Full Nitrile Dip with Second Coating...

N9878BNF

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 18 Gauge Kevlar® Stretch Armor Technology 47% Greater Abrasion...

N96970

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 18 Gauge nylon/spandex Coated palm and fingertips 47% Greater...

N96793

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 15 Gauge nylon/spandex Over the Knuckle coated 47% Greater...

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.

HV100

ForceFlex® Mechanics Gloves, Padded Palm Reinforced with Rough Kevlar® Extended Neoprene Slip-On...

MC503

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves DSM Dyneema® Diamond Technology Lined Goatskin Palm and...

PD2901

Predator™ Mechanics Gloves Textured PVC coated synthetic palm High visibility spandex back Back...

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® Multi-Dipped Neoprene With ActiFresh, 12" Length, Gauntlet Cuff

CP25

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

6700F

Premium Foam Lined PVC, Sandy Finish, Fluorescent Orange, Knit Wrist

6632

MCR Safety Blue Coat Gloves Flexible and Seamless Triple Dipped PVC 12 Inch Gauntlet Cuff and...

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...

MU3624

Mustang Leather Drivers Utility Work Gloves Grain Goatskin Double Palm, Unlined Sewn with DuPont™...

MC503

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves DSM Dyneema® Diamond Technology Lined Goatskin Palm and...

KV200

MCR Safety Cut Pro® ForceFlex® Mechanics Gloves  Kevlar® lining TPR Back of Hand & Fingers

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.

90730

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 13 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology Nitrile Palm Coating

92718PU

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

MU3634K

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

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®,Green Nitrile, 13" Length, Flock Lined, 15 mil

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

28 mil, blue nitrile over green latex, 12" Length, Flock Lined

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

3200

Road Hustler Premium Grain Leather Leather Drivers Work Gloves Keystone Thumb

FRHBS100

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

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.

CL2MO2

ANSI Class 2, Type R Tear-away, Mesh, 2" Silver Dual horizontal stripes, hook & loop closure, Orange

FRMCL2ML

Flame Resistant (FR) Safety Vest Class 2, Mesh Modacrylic / Aramid Blend 2 Inch Silver Stripes

CL2MLSZ

Safety Vest, ANSI Type R, Class 2 compliant, 2" silver reflective stripes, Zipper front, Lime...

LSTSCL3MO

Class 3, T-Shirt Long Sleeve, Polyester Birdseye Mesh Fabric, 2” Silver Stripes, Left Chest...

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  • Global PPE manufacturer, with operations stretching across 5 continents. 
  • Direct manufacturer of over 50% of all product, ensuring the highest level of quality. 
  • In conjunction with quality control measures resulting from direct manufacturing, our ITC Innovations Technology Center ensures another layer of testing glove quality. The ITC Lab is the only ISO 17025 accredited lab to perform ANSI/ISEA 105-2016 cut resistance, abrasion resistance, puncture resistance, and conductive heat resistance testing in North America. We offer no cost testing for users interested in knowing the quality level of current PPE being worn or for potential new products being considered.
  • Winner of multiple new product innovation awards, most recently being the DM3 eyewear
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