Sweet-Orr was founded in Wappingers Falls, New York by an Irish immigrant, James A. Orr and his nephews, Clayton E. and Clinton W. Sweet in 1871. More than 140 years on, ‘We never let you down‘ remains our motto as we advance our dominant position as market leaders in protective clothing.

We understand that the toughest environments require the toughest garments. That is why we place continued emphasis on innovation, research and development, ensuring that our protective workwear always meet the highest standards.

Our garments give you the confidence to handle equipment with safety workwear craftily engineered for the task. Garments are expertly designed and created by our highly skilled teams who have been sharing their artistry and devotion to hard-wearing workwear since 1871.



Engineered using the following standards