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  1. World’s Most Respected Workplace Safety Advocate Chooses AlertMedia Emergency Communication System To Protect Its Employees
    10/15/2019

    Companies face all types of disruptions and disasters—hurricanes, earthquakes, power outages, and any number of unplanned incidents—each capable of harming both employees and the business.

  2. New To RX-Safety Oakley Prescription Safety Glasses And Sunglasses By Phillips Safety Research
    10/13/2019

    RX-Safety has been selling both prescription safety glasses and general safety glasses for almost 20 years now online. We have never been able to carry Oakley Prescription Safety Glasses up to this point, in spite of demand, because the company has never had a line that was ANSI Z87+ certified.

  3. Honeywell Smart Hearing Solution Combines Connected Headsets With Cloud Software To Protect Workers From Noise-Related Injuries
    10/9/2019

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced a new smart hearing solution that combines cloud-based software and connected, protective headsets to monitor sound in real time and analyze patterns to help companies better protect workers from noise-induced hearing loss.

  4. Newburyport, Massachusetts Company Improves Chemical Safety After EPA Settlement
    10/2/2019

    A Newburyport, Massachusetts company that makes chemicals for the pharmaceutical industry signed an agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to make the company safer for employees and the environment.

  5. Cintas Ignites Fire Extinguisher Education In October
    10/1/2019

    In 2017, approximately 120,000 non-residential fires in the U.S. caused $2.8B worth of property damage, according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).

  6. Nightstick Responds To Firefighter Need For Hands-Free Lighting
    10/1/2019

    Listening to feedback from fire departments who need a rugged, lightweight, hands-free lighting solution with a powerful piercing beam, Nightstick created the NSP-4640B FORGE and XPP-5465R FORGE IS helmet lights.

  7. ASSP Adding Virtual Participants To Classroom Safety Training
    9/30/2019

    There are many reasons why the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) is considered a leader in occupational safety and health education.

  8. New Illicit Drug Tool-Kit For First Responders
    9/30/2019

    First Responders are often on the frontlines after calls for help where illicit drugs may be present. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) this month released a new virtual Tool-Kit and provides resources to help keep these workers safe when arriving on scene where illicit drugs, including fentanyl, are present or suspected to be present.

  9. MSA G1 Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus Certified As Compliant With New NFPA Performance Standards; Company To Begin Shipping Immediately
    9/30/2019

    MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) today announced that its next generation G1 Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) has received U.S. government approval from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and certification from the Safety Equipment Institute (SEI) as compliant to the 2018 Edition of the National Fire Protection Association's (NFPA) 1981 performance standards.

  10. U.S. Department Of Labor Approves New Respirator Fit Testing Protocols To Protect Workers From Airborne Contaminants
    9/25/2019

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently issued a final rule that provides employers with two new fit testing protocols for ensuring that employees’ respirators fit properly.