Arc Flash Protective Clothing: Introduction
- Arc flash is a highly dangerous phenomenon, a type of electrical explosion, in which the current leaves its desired path and travels from phase to ground or phase to phase. Injuries caused due to arc flash are a result of wearing incorrect protective clothing that ignites and burns the skin. Arc flash clothing protects against dangerous hazards and keeps the workers safe.
- Arc flash clothing is used in many end-use industries such as railways, oil & gas, mining, datacenters, commercial & industrial spaces, etc. The growing investment in end-use industries, rising power consumption, and strict government regulations to safeguard workers are the factors that are expected to drive the arc flash protective clothing market during the forecast period.
Key Drivers and Opportunities of the Global Arc Flash Protective Clothing Market
- On an average, 30,000 arc flash incidents happen every year, which results in an average of 7,000 burn injuries, 2,000 hospitalizations, and 400 fatalities per year. Injuries, hospitalizations, and other such incidents not only affects employees but also the employer and also leads to hampering of operations and loss of monetary funds.
- Arc flash clothing helps in decreasing risk of injury and human error; it also helps in increasing efficiency by protecting both new and experienced employees. It helps to achieve uniform appearance and creates a safer work environment. All these factors coupled with government standards and regulations to prevent job site hazards are likely to drive the arc flash protective clothing market during the forecast period.
- Electricity generation and consumption has increased over the years due to growing population, urbanization, development of industries, rise in construction sector, and investment in infrastructure development. The forecast period will further see a rise in these end-use segments which is expected to fuel the demand for arc flash protective clothing.
- The arc flash protective clothing market is fragmented with the presence of many manufacturers. Various regional manufacturers are entering the market with competitive pricing and strong product portfolio. On the other hand, global manufacturers are maintaining an effective supply chain in various markets which creates competitive business rivalry. It is difficult but not impossible to compete with global manufacturers. New players entering the market may benefit from the rising demand as demand for arc flash protective clothing is expected to increase.
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Asia Pacific to hold major share of the global arc flash protective clothing market
- Geographically, the global arc flash protective clothing market can be divided into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and South America.
- Asia Pacific is expected to dominate the global arc flash protective clothing market due to growing end-use industries, inclination toward renewable energy, development of rail transport, and government investment in various sectors, which is set to drive the market during the forecast period. The market in Asia Pacific is expected to expand at a rapid rate due to rise in the economies of developing nations and also due to growth in the construction segment. The Asia Pacific market is likely to be followed by markets in Europe, North America, Middle East & Africa, and South America.
Key Players Operating in the Global Market
Major players operating in the global arc flash protective clothing market include:
- Ansell Ltd.
- Baymro Safety
- COFRA S.R.L.
- Enespro PPE
- Honeywell International, Inc.
- National Safety Apparel
- Paulson Manufacturing Corporation
- Shanghai C&G Safety Co., Ltd.
- Thorne & Derrick
- UVEX Safety Group GmbH
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Global Arc Flash Protective Clothing Market: Research Scope
Global Arc Flash Protective Clothing Market, by Type
- Arc Flash Clothing
- FR Shirts
- FR Pants/Overalls
- FR Jackets
- Insulating Mats
- Insulating Gloves
- Other Arc Flash Accessories
Global Arc Flash Protective Clothing Market, by End-use Industry
- Power Utility
- Industrial and Commercial
- Solar, Wind
- OP&G Power Networks
- Mining Power Networks
- Larger Commercial, Industrial Premises
- Switchgear Producers
Global Arc Flash Protective Clothing Market, by Price
Global Arc Flash Protective Clothing Market, by Distribution Channel
Global Arc Flash Protective Clothing Market, by Region
- North America
- Russia & CIS
- Rest of Europe
- Asia Pacific
- Rest of Asia Pacific
- South America
- Rest of South America
- Middle East & Africa
- South Africa
- Rest of Middle East & Africa
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