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Winter is Fast Approaching, Make Sure You Have the Correct Safety Equipment for the Colder Weather

Oct 23rd 2018

Texas America Safety Company (T.A.S.C.O.) specializes in safety equipment no matter what you are using it for, whether you need it for work or if you are someone who likes to be busy outdoors. T.A.S.C.O. was founded in 1992 and was originally a company that only worked with the oil and gas industries. It has since expanded and works directly with companies and individuals. The main facility is in Brownwood Texas but items can be shipped all over the United States. The selling of safety equipment online began all the way back in 1996.

Not only does T.A.S.C.O. offer safety equipment to keep you safe and protected there is also equipment that allows you to show off your own individuality. Items can be shipped to most places within one business day and there is a no-hassle return policy if you are not completely satisfied.

There are many products that are dedicated to cold weather safety and they can all be found on one page on our site. There are winter work gloves, winter liners, balaclava hoods, and much, much more. T.A.S.C.O. wants to make sure you are prepared for the next winter workday or even a winter fun day. The products you will find here are intended to keep you warm in any kind of cold weather condition and this will help to make sure you are productive as well as comfortable.

The items offered can be layered to help keep you warm and will definitely help to keep your extremities toasty.

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Balaclava Hoods

Balaclava hoods are great for keeping your head and face protected and warm no matter what you are doing. There are many different balaclava hoods from which to choose. The 3-in-1 Fleece Balaclava Winter Liner boasts a liner that can trap your body heat and use it to your advantage. This liner has an adjustable design that doesn’t require much effort to adjust. The Occunomix liners that are offered have a drawstring so that you get an even closer fit to trap even more body heat and keep you warm throughout the day. While these are generally used by workers, they can also be used by hunters, hikers, or anyone who generally like being outdoors.


If you feel like a liner just isn’t for you, there are also gaiters. Our gaiters are made with 100% polyester microfiber so that they’re soft as well as protective. You can actually wear these ten different ways. The material is stretchy so that it fits well. The gaiter is generally worn on the head but can also be worn around the wrist or neck. You will have to determine where the best place to have the gaiter is for you. This way, you can make sure you are getting the most warmth from this product.

Cold Weather Work Gloves

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To keep your hands warm in the extreme winter weather there are safety gloves and warming packs that can be used. The gloves offered are of a wide variety but an example of one of our winter gloves is in Mechanix Armor Cold Weather Gloves. The materials used in these gloves are industrial strength to be able to protect your hands from the harsh environment. These gloves can use a touchscreen so you don’t have to remove your gloves to answer your phone. They have a nylon shell with dual-layer rubber panels so that you will have more gripping power. The lining is wind- and water-resistant and they last longer because there is double stitching throughout.

On the other end of the spectrum, there are Fleece Lined Brown Jersey Gloves. These gloves can be used by men or women and have a fleece lining that offers comfort and warmth. Most of the time these gloves are used in construction, agricultural work, or maintenance. These is one of the only pairs of Jersey gloves offered that comes lined with fleece. They are extremely comfortable and have a snug fit that will stretch to fit your hand.

Warming Packs

You can also use Occunomix Hot Rod Warming Packs to make sure you stay warm. All you have to do is open the outer package of the product and your warmer will be ready to go. They activate when they are exposed to air and release the heat over a period of time. They are great to use for your hands and feet and will fit in pockets, vests, boots, or gloves. They are lightweight and disposable and have a shelf life of four years. These warmers are great for those who work as a flagger but are also great for hunters and outdoor enthusiasts. It should also be noted that some of the liners that are available have little pockets in them where you can put these warming packs.

It is important to remember that if you work out in the elements or if you are outside a lot for personal fun, you will want to keep your extremities warm. Come to T.A.S.C.O. and see what else we have available to help you do that. There are tons of different types of gloves depending on what you are looking for. There are loads of different head covers as well and each one can be custom to you as an individual and customized to your work or activity. Remember that you need to get the correct safety equipment for the weather you will be working in. You don’t want to ignore protecting your extremities so make sure you get the correct equipment to keep you safe this winter whether you’re working or having fun.