Anti-Vibration Gloves A Gimmick?


Anti-vibration gloves don’t do much to protect hands and arms from tool and machine shaking. Hear about the initial studies and NIOSH’s recommendations. NIOSH, The National Institute For Occupational Safety And Health, says those purported anti-vibration gloves do a poor job of isolating vibrations from sanders, grinders, pavement tampers and other equipment. In this podcast, Dan Clark explains NIOSH’s preliminary tests, and what companies and workers should do while waiting for the results of the …

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