Global Electrical Protective Equipment Market 2017-2021
About Electrical Protective Equipment
Electrical protective equipment is a form of PPE that provides protection against electrical hazards, such as shocks, blasts, and arc flashes. Arc flashes are the most common forms of electrical hazards, and various vendors provide protective equipment against these flashes. Fire-resistant clothing is a part of electrical protective clothing, and the fabric used to make the garment has self-extinguishing properties.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global electrical protective equipment market to grow at a CAGR of 5.34% during the period 2017-2021.
Covered in this report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global electrical protective equipment market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers sales of various types of electrical protective equipment.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Electrical Protective Equipment Market 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global electrical protective equipment market: Honeywell, Lakeland Industries, MSA, and National Safety Apparel.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Ansell, Cintas Corporation, ProGARM, SOFAMEL, Steel Grip, and Westex.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One trend in the market is growing women workforce. There is an increase in women workforce on a global scale. Across various industries such as manufacturing, construction, agriculture, and mining the number of women being employed is increasing.”
According to the report, one driver in the market is increasing demand for power. The increasing demand for power is driving the need for electrical protective equipment. Electrical protective equipment is used in industries that expose their employees to various electrical hazards. Workers who work around energized lines or electrical equipment are exposed to risks such as arc flashes and blasts. An accidental contact with live conductors causes arc flashes, which releases heat and light energy, produced by electricity, into the surrounding air.
Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is decrease in workforce in oil and gas industry. Electrical protective equipment is widely used in the oil and gas industry as workers in this industry are exposed to hazards in the form of fire and explosions, and electrical blasts. This is due to the nature of the inflammable material. Workers are required to wear appropriate PPE to protect themselves from various hazards.
Honeywell, Lakeland Industries, MSA, National Safety Apparel, Ansell, Cintas Corporation, ProGARM, SOFAMEL, Steel Grip, and Westex.
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