Across The Wire

  1. Keep Things Moving With Two High-Quality Solutions From FirstPower Group LLC
    6/26/2019

    Pieces and parts that won't move can present quite a challenge for technicians when they're out in the field servicing high voltage disconnect switches. The results can sometimes lead to damaged equipment, significant downtime or injuries.

  2. Cal/OSHA Urges Employers To Adopt Effective Procedures To Protect All Outdoor Workers From Heat Illness
    6/19/2019

    Cal/OSHA is urging all employers to protect outdoor workers from heat illness as temperatures in parts of California will remain over 90 and 100 degrees for the next two weeks.

  3. Raken Enhances Jobsite Safety And Efficiency With Launch Of Toolbox Talks
    6/19/2019

    Raken, the top-rated mobile field management solution for the construction industry, today announced the launch of Toolbox Talks, an innovative new feature that streamlines the workflow of essential jobsite safety meetings and promotes a culture of safety compliance.

  4. Brigade Electronics - Preventing Deaths In The Road Construction Industry
    6/14/2019

    Road construction is a hazardous occupation and ranked as one of the most dangerous places to work. While roads are now safer than ever before, incidents involving road workers have risen.

  5. Blackline Safety's G7 Triggers Emergency Response After Fiery Collision In Remote Mexico
    6/13/2019

    At 4:03 pm MDT on Friday, May 24th, Blackline Safety's (TSX.V: BLN) in-house Safety Operations Center (SOC) received two simultaneous SOS alerts from a G7 safety wearable in Mexico to report a vehicle collision and explosion.

  6. Cisco Securely Connects Harsh Environments And Remote Locations At The IoT Edge
    6/10/2019

    Chemical plants, oil refineries and mines represent some of the most challenging work environments on Earth. In these industries, connectivity and data are business-critical, with production downtime impacting the bottom line and worker safety.

  7. OMRON Offers Industry's Broadest Portfolio Of Safety Light Curtains -- F3SG-SR/PG Series
    6/7/2019

    OMRON Corporation, based in Kyoto, announced the release in June of its new F3SG-SR/PG Series comprising the industry's broadest portfolio of 164 safety light curtains.

  8. Safe Fleet Uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) To Improve Safety Outside The Bus With Launch Of Intelligent Perimeter Safety Solutions
    6/6/2019

    Safe Fleet, a leading global provider of safety solutions for fleet vehicles, announces the launch of its Intelligent Perimeter Safety Solutions that include its patents-pending Predictive Stop Arm and its Right-Hand Danger Zone protection system — two innovative solutions that use predictive analytics, advanced sensors and radar technology to increase safety where students are most at risk: outside the bus.

  9. 3M To Sell Its Gas And Flame Detection Business
    6/5/2019

    3M announced recently it has received a binding offer from Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, to purchase 3M’s gas and flame detection business for $230M, subject to closing and other adjustments.

  10. Total Safety Acquires Airgas On-Site Safety Services
    6/3/2019

    Total Safety, the world's leading provider of integrated safety technologies and services, announced today that it has acquired Airgas On-Site Safety Services (AOSS), a national safety service provider to U.S. customers with 19 locations nationwide.