PPE Safety

5 Ways to Maximize Your Investment in Personal Protective Equipment

Personal protective equipment (PPE) will vary greatly on the specific job, type of protection needed, and any applicable safety regulations. Some of the more common types of PPE include hardhats, gloves, safety glasses, face shields & masks, protective suits & hoods, and ear plugs. In many cases, PPE is often considered to be a last […]

High Heat Face Shields Overview

High Heat Face Shields Overview

High heat face shields are an essential piece of personal protective equipment used to protect the eyes and face from exposure to extreme levels of heat. Polycarbonate is the base material for most high heat face shields, offering numerous benefits such as high impact and temperature resistance. However, since polycarbonate has a heat distortion temperature […]

Paulson Heat Reflective Face Shields: What You Need to Know

Paulson Heat Reflective Face Shields: What You Need to Know

Workers across many industries require adequate protection from various hazards. Metalized heat reflective face shields offer a protective solution for the facial area, protecting the face and eyes from harmful extreme radiant heat, UV light, and infrared (IR) heat & light. What Materials are Used in Our Heat Reflective Face Shields? Paulson metalized heat reflective […]


Upcoming Event in Minneapolis: IWDC Sales & Purchasing Convention

Next week, Paulson Mfg. will be attending the annual IWDC Sales & Purchasing Convention taking place in Minneapolis, MN.     IWDC Sales & Purchasing Convention | Hilton Minneapolis | Minneapolis, MN Tuesday, May 24 – Thursday, May 26, 2022   IWDC (Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative) is a member-owned purchasing and marketing cooperative. Its membership […]

Paulson Manufacturing Celebrates 75 Years of Safety

It’s hard to believe that 2022 marks 75 years in business for Paulson Manufacturing. What started with one man and an idea conceived on the battlefield during WWII has evolved into a world-class manufacturer of face & eye protection for industrial workers and first responders around the globe. Since 1947, we’ve been making our products […]


Upcoming Events in Indianapolis: GAWDA Spring Management Conference & FDIC International

  There are two great upcoming events in April that will both be taking place in Indianapolis, IN. The GAWDA Spring Management Conference takes place the first week of April, while FDIC International is during the last week.     GAWDA Spring Management Conference | JW Marriott | Indianapolis, IN Sunday, April 3 – Tuesday, […]

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The Paulson Rundown: Flip-Front Face Shields 101

At Paulson Mfg., we pride ourselves as experts in the field of transparent face & eye protection for industrial workers. Over the years and decades, we have developed and produced face shields for a wide variety of severe industrial applications, including arc flash protection, radiant heat protection and chemical splash protection, as well as general […]

Upcoming Events

As we enter our busy trade show season, we wanted to keep you up to date on some upcoming events that will be taking place over the course of the next month.   ASSP Safety 2021 | Austin Convention Center | Austin, TX Monday, September 13 – Wednesday, September 15, 2021 Safety 2021, put on […]

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Radiant Heat Protection for Mill & Foundry Workers

Mill and foundry workers cast molten metal into shapes by melting the metal into a liquid, pouring the metal in a mold, and removing the molded material after the metal has solidified. The most common metals processed are aluminum and cast iron. This process involves an extreme amount of radiant heat, and it is critical […]