• After years of using products that could not withstand the torture handed out by todays fire service professional’s, three leaders in the fire service industry, set out on a mission to improve personal protective equipment. Combining with a street level firefighter, a textiles authority and an experienced fire service equipment distributor; Vanguard Safety Wear was born to improve the industry. The Vanguard Safety Wear team combines all three areas needed to develop, produce, and improve personal protective equipment.

  • Protection

    The First structural glove double lined with 100% Kevlar Knit for premium thermal, cut & puncture defense. Additional Kevlar-reinforced back…

  • Performance

    Multi-Layer knit construction with Goatskin Palm provides superior flexibility, grip, and dexterity. Exclusive deign taper fingertips provide best…

  • Durability

    Premium Sued Leather with 100% Kevlar construction includes maximum durability inner liner ...

  • Tested

    Our gloves were "battle tested" under the most extreme conditions and fire scenarios. See what our users say.

  • Vanguard Safety Wear products began with the popular MK-1 structural firefighting glove that combines world class protection with dexterity to perform even the smallest task.

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