New in Flame Resistant: Bulwark iQ Series

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New in Flame Resistant: Bulwark iQ Series

What is the nature of your hazard? If you are in the oil and gas industry, electrical, or manufacturing, there’s a good chance you are familiar with that question. When customers call us looking for flame resistant workwear, that’s our first question. It’s important that you know the nature of your hazard, and the safety requirements you need to meet. Continue reading

Workwear that Works for You

Work Coveralls

Workwear that Works for You

No matter your job, what you wear to work should be comfortable, practical, and look professional. Thanks to all our really great brands, you can find awesome workwear that works for you! At Automotive Workwear, we are proud to carry leading brands in different industries. For the automotive industry, we offer Red Kap work apparel. Red Kap has been manufacturing garments for decades, and has really focused on being a leader in the automotive industry since the 1970s. For the oil and gas industry, as well as electricity, and other industries in danger of a flash fire, we offer Bulwark flame resistant workwear. Continue reading

Workwear for YOU

Red Kap Heavyweight Parka

Workwear for YOU

Whether you work on the racetrack, or serve food in a hotel restaurant, or work in the oil and gas industry, Automotive Workwear has the garments you need to see you through the average work day. What does your day look like? It looks like hard work, sometimes frustrating, but always rewarding. The clothes you put on before work should look professional, be comfortable, and work just as hard as you do, lasting all day long. Read on for our options that just might be a good fit for you!

On the Racetrack

Our Red Kap line of clothing is by far and wide our bestselling brand. We are the nation’s largest distributor for the brand, and quite frankly, we love this brand ourselves! Quality and practicality are high on our list of “musts” for workwear, and Red Kap delivers on both accounts. They have a long history of creating workwear “done right,” and for the last thirty or so years have focused mainly on manufacturing garments specifically for workers in the automotive industry. If you’ve ever thought to yourself “I wish I had a pocket right about here for a tire gauge,” there’s a good chance that Red Kap has already considered your request, and made a shirt with exactly what you’re looking for. Take a little time to browse through our automotive section of the website, and see if you can find the workwear you need.

The Hospitality Industry

This one is for the servers, the hotel staff, the housekeepers, and the many, many jobs that are encompassed in the hospitality industry. This job can be a thankless one, but know that we appreciate you, and hope that wearing the right clothing can make your day a little bit brighter. Our housekeeping and server garments are manufactured by Red Kap, offering that great quality and practicality that we discussed above. Convenient garments that will hold up to dozens of washings, industrial strength washings, and on-the-spot cleanings, are definitely important. Check out all our options under the “Hotel Housekeeping” and “Chef & Restaurant” categories on our website.

The Jobs that Require FR

There are a surprising number of jobs that call for flame resistant (FR) garments. The oil and gas industry is just one the many, including electrical, manufacturing, and others. Despite our name, we do sell more than just automotive workwear. Bulwark is perhaps our next most popular brand, and it is all due to the quality of their flame resistant workwear garments. Whether you need coveralls, jeans, a FR henley, or even a hoodie–or maybe just a lab coat, our Bulwark options have got you covered. Check out all the great options we have on our website. Just be sure that you are fully aware of the nature of your hazard and the HRC level you need to meet before ordering.

We carry the best in quality and practicality, giving you stylish, comfortable workwear that meets your needs on the job. If you can’t find what you’re looking for on our website, call a customer service representative and we will be happy to help you find exactly what you need.

What Do You Need for Workwear?

High Visibility Work Clothing by Red Kap

What Do You Need for Workwear?

Do you really know what you need for workwear? There are a few questions you can ask yourself to ensure that you are really getting exactly what you need. It’s important to also remember that there are quite a few options for getting what you need. At Automotive Workwear we carry a wide variety of options that cater to many, many job categories. From flame resistant, secondary fire protection, to the hospitality industry, to the automotive industry, we have a lot to offer. First, let’s look at a couple questions you can ask yourself to find out if you really know what you need. Continue reading

3 Flame Resistant Facts

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3 Flame Resistant Facts

Flame resistant workwear is in great demand, especially in the following industries: oil and gas, electrical, and manufacturing. Any job that is in danger of an electrical arc or flash fire should provide flame resistant apparel for workers. If you are aware that you need secondary protection from fire hazards, there’s a good chance that you have already looked into flame resistant workwear, Continue reading

Stylish and Practical: The Future of Flame Resistant Workwear

Flame Resistant Fabrics

Stylish and Practical: The Future of Flame Resistant Workwear

Flame resistant workwear is necessary in many jobs due to the daily hazards faced. It’s not just firefighters wearing FR; there is an entire host of workers wearing secondary fire protection daily. The oil and gas industry, electricians, and the manufacturing businesses are all providing flame resistant garments to workers to comply with OSHA standards. While it is great news that companies are protecting their employees by providing them with the right workwear, it also means that companies designing flame resistant workwear have to stay on the cutting edge of FR technology to provide the safest, and most practical clothing. Continue reading