Raynaud's Disease Anti-Vibration Gloves for Vibration White Finger
Vibration white finger (VWF), triggered by over-exposure and use of vibrating hand-held machinery, is affecting 20% of the population worldwide. The Raynaud's Disease Anti-Vibration Gloves for Vibration White Finger are an easy solution for a serious problem, protecting your hands by minimising the impact of vibration exposure and keeping them warm.
Key Features of the Anti-Vibration Gloves
- Minimise the impact of vibration exposure
- Vibration-reducing according to EN ISO 10819
- Reinforced index finger, seams and fingertips
- Padded palm and pre-curved fingers ensure comfort
- Available in six sizes to fit most hands
Who Are the Anti-Vibration Gloves Suitable For?
The Raynaud's Disease Anti-Vibration Gloves are suitable for anyone whose job involves working with handheld vibrating tools, such as sanding tools, hammer drills, jackhammers and chain saws, for more than a few hours each day. The risk of developing hand-arm vibration syndrome increases with the intensity and duration of exposure to vibration, and continued exposure results in worsening symptoms.
What Is Vibration White Finger?
Vibration white finger (VWF), also known as hand-arm vibration syndrome or dead finger, is a secondary form of Raynaud's syndrome, an industrial injury triggered by continuous use of vibrating hand-held machinery. The symptoms of VWF include:
- Tingling and numbness in the fingers
- Not being able to feel things with your fingers
- Loss of strength in your hands
- In the cold and wet, the tips of your fingers going white then red and painful
When Can I Use the Raynaud's Disease Anti-Vibration Gloves?
These Anti-Vibration Gloves are perfect for any job that involves the use of vibrating hand-held machinery, such as sanders, grinders, disc cutter or chainsaws. This includes, but is not limited to:
- Automotive industry
- Building and construction
- Maintenance, repair and operation (MNO)
These anti-vibration gloves are offered in a range of different sizes, the dimensions of which can be found below. To measure your hand, measure the circumference of your hand around the knuckles (excluding the thumb) with your hand open and your fingers together.
|Size ||Circumference of Hand (mm) ||Length (mm) ||Minimum Length of Gloves (mm) |
|Size 7 ||178mm ||171mm ||230mm |
|Size 8 ||203mm ||182mm ||240mm |
|Size 9 ||229mm ||192mm ||250mm |
|Size 10 ||254mm ||204mm ||260mm |
|Size 11 ||279mm ||215mm ||270mm |
|Size 12 ||>279mm ||>215mm || |
Documentation for the Raynaud's Disease Anti-Vibration Gloves
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