Global Arc Flash Protection Equipment Market 2017-2021
About Arc Flash Protection Equipment
Arc flash protective equipment is one of the segments of the PPE market for products that are worn by workers to protect themselves from occupational hazards. PPE is used across several industries, such as manufacturing, chemicals, construction, oil and gas, food, and pharmaceutical. These hazards may also be present in other activities such as work carried out at home.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global arc flash protection equipment market to grow at a CAGR of 4.10% during the period 2017-2021.
Covered in this report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global arc flash protection equipment market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers new installation, shipments, sales, volume, and replacement.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Arc Flash Protection Equipment Market 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global arc flash protection equipment market: Honeywell International, Lakeland, MSA, and National Safety Apparel.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: 3M, Ansell, Cintas, DRIFIRE, Tranemo, and Westex.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One trend in the market is multiple functionalities of arc flash protection equipment. The latest trend in the market is safety equipment with multiple functionalities, i.e., apparel and safety equipment that are not only used for protection against arc flashes but other hazards as well. Vendors offer arc flash protection equipment with a combination of high visibility and flame-resistant (FR) capabilities, providing protection against multi-hazards.”
According to the report, one driver in the market is growth in construction industry. The arc flash protection equipment will gain significantly due to the growth in the construction industry during the forecast period. The construction industry accounts for major accidents and fatalities from arc flashes as workers must deal with electricity-based activities. Arc flash protection equipment is used in the construction industry as workers are in continuous contact with the electric circuitry of machines, tools, appliances, or light fixtures.
Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is low consumer compliance. PPE is an integral equipment that protects employees against hazards in various industries. Comfort and fit issues of such equipment may vary according to the individual, which have contributed to the lack of compliance among users. The issues of comfort and fitting, along with the lack of knowledge, remain the key challenges for the vendors in the market.
Honeywell International, Lakeland, MSA, National Safety Apparel, 3M, Ansell, Cintas, DRIFIRE, Tranemo, and Westex.