What is Hi Vis Shirt?
Hi vis shirt is a High-visibility (HV) clothing which has highly reflective properties or a colour that is easily identifiable from any background. This is a type of personal protective equipment (PPE). The main purpose of wearing hi vis clothes is to prevent accidents at workplaces
Application of hi vis clothing
First application was in UK for rail workers, Fluorescent orange jackets were used experimentally. Now commonly used colours are yellow and orange with Navy. Reflective tapes are required for visibility at night which reflects light.
Industries where hi vis workwear are used
Now almost all industries are required these workwear for their employees that includes (but not limited to) mining, construction, transport, manufacturing, engineering etc.
Standard of hi vis clothing
Countries and regions have developed their own standards. Australian/New Zealand Standard is called AS/NZS 4602.1:2011 which is hi vis safety garments for high risk applications.
Does VisShirts Australia comply Australian Standard?
Yes, Our products are Australian standard AS/NZS 4602.1:2011.