Select Language

Read the Latest Westex News



May 3 – May 5, 2016 The Enform Petroleum Safety Conference is Canada’s premier oil and gas safety conference and tradeshow. We look forward to seeing you at the show …

Read More >

NECA Safety Professionals Conference

May 23 – May 25, 2016 The NECA Safety Professionals Conference (NSPC) is in Indianapolis May 23–25th. The NSPC is the electrical industry’s premier annual safety event. The NSPC educates …

Read More >

ASSE Safety 2016

June 26 – June 28, 2016 The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Safety 2016 show is in Atlanta, GA June 26-28th. Come see us at booth #1635 & don’t …

Read More >

NSC Congress & Expo

October 15 – October 21, 2016 The National Safety Council Congress & Expo is the world’s largest annual “must-attend” event for safety, health and environmental professionals. The event is designed …

Read More >


Milliken & Company Acquires Springfield LLC

Acquisition broadens ability to protect industrial workers, first responders and military personnel worldwide with expanded product portfolio and technical capabilities SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Today, Milliken & Company, a global innovation …

Read More >

Westex by Milliken and Cone Denim Join to Provide Flame Resistant Denim Fabrics to the Workwear Industry

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Westex by Milliken and Cone Denim announced an exclusive partnership to provide innovative flame resistant denim apparel fabrics. Both leaders within their respective industries, Cone Denim and …

Read More >


View who The Institute for Safety and Health Management selected for its 2013 Safety Management Professional of the Year. 2013 Safety Management Professional of the Year

Read More >

FREE Arc Flash NFPA 70E Seminar

May 21- November 14, 2013 Complying with NFPA 70E, the standard for arc flash protection, can be complex. That’s why Westex partnered with Lewellyn Technology to offer free seminars nationwide …

Read More >

ARTICLE: Flash Fire — Duration and Heat Flux

Over the past two decades, there has been reasonable debate (and less reasonable marketing) on the duration and energy of flash fires. Westex’s Technical Director Scott Margolin explores the complexities …

Read More >

New White Paper Explains the Terms “Inherent” and “Treated” and Why They Don’t Matter

Westex has published a new white paper designed to clarify the difference between “inherent” and “treated” flame resistant fabrics. The paper explains: The origins of these terms How they became …

Read More >

Article: Predicting Comfort Of Flame Resistant Clothing

Written by Westex International Technical Director Scott Margolin, this must-read article addresses the importance of fabric wear tests, and explores comfort factors such as breathability and weight. Read the full …

Read More >

See How Our UltraSoft® Brand Fabric Stacks Up to the Competition

Westex is the only company in the industry with the technology and expertise to consistently produce FR fabrics with the qualities that matter: Guaranteed flame resistance for the life of …

Read More >

Create an FR Program

Before you choose FR garments or a clothing supplier, review the critical steps for correctly implementing a protective clothing program.

Check out our Resource Center

Want to learn more about our fabric and ensuring worker safety? The videos, white papers, brochures and other materials in our Resource Center can help.

Get in touch with us