PPE Laboratory

Groves maintains a NAIL accredited PPE laboratory and is also a Distributor for several premium PPE manufacturers. Not only do we offer testing and equipment for other companies but the laboratory tests all of our personal PPE, which we order exclusively through our manufacturing partners. Whether it is a product or a service, we don’t sell you anything we aren’t already using.

NAIL accredited laboratory

Groves Electrical Services houses Kentucky’s only NAIL for PET certified PPE lab. Confidence in PPE quality and capability is an absolute necessity for any one working with electricity. Safety is at the heart of everything we do here. That is why we maintain the highest standards in the industry. We want to help other companies be just as safe for their workers and their families. We test the following PPE:

  • Gloves D120, F496
  • Sleeves D1051, F496
  • Blankets D1048, F479
  • Line Hose D1050, F478
  • Covers D1049, F478
  • Hot Sticks F711
  • Aerial Devices ANSI A92.2
  • Bucket Liners ANSI A92.2
  • Temporary Ground Jumpers F2249
  • By-pass Jumpers F2321

Groves is a distributor of many safety equipment brands such as Hastings, Salisbury, New England Ropes, Buckingham and the American Polywater Corporation. We can provide your facility with the equipment it needs to keep your workers safe.

Hastings
Salisbury
New England Ropes
Buckingham
American Polywater

Division Contact: George Petitt

George Petitt
(270) 875-3409

George has been with Groves for nearly seven years, but he has been a licensed master electrician since 2003, and has since applied his expertise to managing the Groves PPE Laboratory. He spends his free time with his wife and two daughters. His favorite part of the job is collaborating with his team to protect both customers and Groves technicians.

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