Cut-resistant gloves are designed to protect the wearer from the hazard of working with sharp tools and are often used by construction workers, mechanics and those in machining or industrial professions. There are 3 types of cut-proof gloves: metal mesh gloves, cut and sewn gloves and seamless knitted gloves. Metal mesh gloves are great for food services workers who handle and clean slicing blades each day. Cut and sewn gloves are made to handles some of the most abrasive materials and are often palm coated for extra protection. Seamless knitted gloves are made of high-performance material like Kevlar and is significantly more cut resistant than standard leather gloves.