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Safety Clothing - A Life-saver

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High visibility safety clothing may not be fashionable, but safety campaigners say safety clothing is a life-saver.

in early August in Hangzhou, one girl was running in night on the way, who was robbed and hurt, if the wore any high visibility safety vest with reflective fabric on it, it can keep she safety during running, “ Be Seen, Be Safer” for Chinastars company’s rule. it is more and more important, if everyone pay more attention and enhance importance of the safety garment, the accident can be avoid.

High-vis first came to the UK in 1964 when it was trialled by railway maintenance workers in Glasgow. The 1974 Health and Safety At Work Act and 1992's Personal Protective Equipment At Work regulations - both of which required bosses to guard against potential industrial hazards - ensured its proliferation.

It was not only in the workplace that high-vis took off. An influential 1981 US study found that two-thirds of crashes between motorcycles and cars took place when the car driver failed to see the approaching bike, and safety campaigners have long urged pedestrians, cyclists and all other road users to use safety clothing that is as bright as possible.