Did you know that there was an industrial wearable fashion show recently?
Industry Week said, "The ensembles we showed off at our inaugural fashion won't turn heads on a Parisian catwalk, but the safety and productivity they provide should get some attention on the factory floor."
This is a great idea to make PPE a little more fun and exciting! While the main goal of protective wear is definitely not fashion, it's great to see these items celebrated! Click the link for pictures and more information.
There were more than 30 different items in the show, highlighting the latest in industrial wearable technology and PPE, the gloves, boots and smartglasses that can yield some serious boosts to safety and KPIs.Several months back, when I mentioned the fashion show concept to Andy Lowery, the CEO of a leading industrial wearable manufacturer, RealWear, he chuckled and told me the idea was "very oxymoronic."Read More