Why NASCAR?

This week, we were approached with an opportunity to have our brand name appear on a NASCAR race car. We did it. But why? After all, the notion of safety apparel ripping around an oval at 200 mph does seem a bit contradictory, doesn’t it? But here’s what drove our decision. At Bulwark, FR is […]

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Our first NASCAR race

This past Saturday evening, we made our NASCAR debut. We were honored to be a sponsor for No. 31 Jeff Burton.  In case you missed it, here is a recap of Jeff Burton’s run. Jeff Burton and the No. 31 Airgas/Bulwark Chevrolet team ran in the top 15 for 369 laps of the 406-lap night […]

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Dynamics of an Arc Flash

The Arc Flash – we have all read the articles and listen to the numbers but do we really understand what the dynamics of these events are like and what potential dangers our electrical workers can encounter when working in and around energized equipment. 35,000 degrees that is the temperature that is created in the […]

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One “F” Equals Failure

If we agree consensus standards are the bare minimum (getting a group of people from varied backgrounds with varied agendas to agree on anything, come to consensus by default will result in the lowest common ground).  So if you are not specifying NFPA 2112 certified garments why are you willing to accept garments that have […]

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