Hainsworth Protective Fabrics and Sir Ken Knight discuss the past, present and future of firefighter PPE

On 27 May, Hainsworth Protective Fabrics invited leading delegates from the fire industry to their first webinar, ‘The Past, Present and Future of Firefighter PPE’. Hosted on Zoom, this exclusive event featured a talk from influential industry advisor Sir Ken…

Fire service veteran Richard Gorst joins Hainsworth team

Hainsworth Technology has appointed a former senior fire officer to its Protectives team. Richard Gorst joins Hainsworth as Sales Director for Protective Fabrics with responsibility for the UK, Scandinavia and Canada. Richard brings with him a wealth of knowledge and…

Hainsworth Technology to host SC13 in 2017

Hainsworth Technology will play host to the ISO TC94 SC13 Protective Clothing Committee when it next meets in 2017. The company will entertain over 40 delegates from across the globe when they gather in Leeds, Yorkshire, from March 20-24 next…

Hainsworth Technology

With over 150 years’ experience weaving protective fabrics, Hainsworth Technology has extensive knowledge of the requirements of front line emergency service personnel. This, combined with an intimate knowledge of the properties of different fibres and yarns, led to the development…

Global Progress on PPE Standards

Delegates from around the globe helped to ensure that international standards for PPE took a significant step forward when they met in Sydney at the end of July. More than 40 representatives from 12 countries and a further 30 observers…


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