by , on October 26, 2013

Hugh Hoagland, Sr. Managing Partner at e-Hazard, will speak at the 5th Annual Davey Textile Solutions Inc. Seminar, Wednesday, November 20, 2013. The topic of his workshop is “Update on Arc Flash Standards for the Textile Industry“. The presentation will cover the latest in standards for ASTM and IEC/ISO and arc flash. Textile technologies and garment design consideration and the effects of different arc types and contamination in clothing will be discussed with special attention to common end user issues and textile and design solutions.

The annual PPE seminar, Protective Clothing Systems for Safety ’13, will take place at the Hilton Houston NASA Clear Lake Hotel in Houston, TX from 8:30am to 4:15pm. The seminar will showcase various advances in PPE featuring experts from across Canada and the US and will offer the latest advancements in protective apparel, compliance with the necessary safety standards and regulations and enhancing quality and comfort. A special focus will be given to the latest research and development in:

  • steam & hot liquid protective apparel
  • thermoregulation in various levels of climate conditions
  • worker conspicuity in hazardous occupational environments

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Hugh Hoagland
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Hugh Hoagland is the foremost tester of clothing and PPE exposed to electrical arcs and is an arc flash expert. Read more about Hugh.

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