Maintenance workers in refineries regularly use stainless steel slotted shims to level and maintain pumps, motors, and machines. While steel shims provide optimal efficiency in maintaining equipment, they also create a dangerous hazard for hands at work. Since pump and machine maintenance is an ongoing process, workers are constantly handling shims, which increases the potential for injury.

With the help of HexArmor®, an oil refining company was able to reduce laceration injuries to ZERO with the implementation of cut resistant work gloves like the Chrome Series® 4026. Learn more in our latest case study.

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