Four Hi-Vis Clothing Safety Standards and Why They Matter
The hi-vis clothing offered by Cordova Safety Products is purposefully designed and created according to specific safety guidelines. Deliberate effort has been made to define what qualifies as high-visibility safety apparel (HVSA), and what properties it has to have.
According to OSHA’s list of incidents since 2015, 41 out of 47 entries involving a “Flagger” describe a worker being struck and often killed by a moving vehicle. Certain kinds of incidents can be prevented completely if workers wear the appropriate safety equipment. That’s where hi-vis clothing comes in.