Mount Vernon FR Showcased at Third Annual NECA Safety Professionals Conference

MAULDIN, S.C. – May 20, 2013 – This week, Mount Vernon FR fabrics are being highlighted at the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) Safety Professionals Conference in Denver.  The conference is considered to be the premier safety event for the electrical construction industry, and offers an important opportunity to showcase the brand’s six flame resistant fabric collections. The symposium begins today, and continues until Wednesday, May 22.

“Mount Vernon FR fabrics meet electrical safety standards like NFPA 70E and ASTM F1506, demonstrating our commitment to customers’ safety,” said Mike Woods, vice president of flame resistant fabric sales for Mount Vernon Mills.  “Showing at this event allows us to illustrate that Mount Vernon FR fabrics are not only safe and durable, but meet comfort and style needs as well.”

If you plan to attend NECA’s Safety Professionals Conference, visit Mount Vernon FR at table 31.


Mount Vernon FR – Wear it for Life:

When laundered to manufacturer’s specifications, the flame resistance of all Mount Vernon FR fabrics is guaranteed for the life of the garment.  And with total manufacturing control over more than 25 production processes in the company’s vertically integrated manufacturing facility located in Trion, Ga., customers can have confidence in knowing that every Mount Vernon FR fabric will be of the highest level of quality, durability and reliability. Learn more at


About Mount Vernon Mills & Mount Vernon FR:

Mount Vernon Mills is a 165-year-old manufacturer of textile, chemical and related products for the apparel, industrial, institutional and commercial markets. Mount Vernon FR is part of Mount Vernon Mills’ Apparel Fabrics Group, which produces denim, flame resistant and piece-dyed fabric. It is the largest of all the Mount Vernon Mills groups, accounting for more than half of all company sales. More information can be found at or

For more information, contact:

Jennifer Whisnant, Quixote Group
(336) 544-2418