Across The Wire

  1. ProcessMAP And IBM Announce Joint Initiative To Drive Workplace Insights Through Innovative IoT Solutions And Advanced Data Analytics
    5/23/2019

    ProcessMAP, the industry leader in cloud-based data intelligence platform for Environmental Health and Safety and Quality (EHSQ) and IBM announced a joint initiative to develop cutting-edge, innovative, IoT enabled solutions that monitor workers in hazardous environments, including those working on construction sites, manufacturing floors, and outdoor rugged environments by using IoT technologies leveraging sensors and wearables.

  2. Blackline Safety Receives $1M Order As Largest Canadian Customer Upgrades To G7
    5/23/2019

    Blackline Safety (TSXV: BLN), a global leader in connected gas detection and lone worker monitoring, received a $1M purchase order for G7x wearables featuring satellite communication and service plans with a three-year term.

  3. Fluke Offers Extensive Electrical Safety Resources Online To Keep People Safe In The Workplace
    5/23/2019

    Making a mistake while working on a high-energy electrical system can cause serious injury to anyone who fails to take the right safety precautions.

  4. Johns Manville CladStone Water & Fire Block Included In New Wall System For Fire Protection
    5/21/2019

    Johns Manville (JM), a Berkshire Hathaway company and leading building products manufacturer, recently announced that JM CladStone Water & Fire Block is included in a new wall system, Fusion 285, specifically designed to meet requirements for achieving the National Fire Protection Association’s NFPA 285, a commercial wall assembly fire test.

  5. ClickSafety Acquires SPAN International Training, Extends Workforce Safety Training Leadership
    5/21/2019

    ClickSafety, a leader in online safety training for construction and general industries, has acquired SPAN International Training, the leading provider of certification exam study materials for safety, health and environmental professionals.

  6. MSA Safety Completes Acquisition Of Sierra Monitor Corp.
    5/21/2019

    Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Sierra Monitor Corporation (OTCQB: SRMC) in an all-cash transaction valued at $33 million.

  7. UL Launches Machine Risk Assessment Services To Mitigate Risk And Provide Safer Industrial Workplaces
    5/6/2019

    UL announces the launch of Machine Risk Assessment services designed to help factory owners, asset owners, and employers mitigate risk within the industrial workplace and provide a safer work environment.

  8. Vuzix Collaborates With Eaton To Develop Smart Glasses For Harsh And Hazardous Environments
    4/26/2019

    Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, announced it has entered into an Joint Development Agreement ("Agreement") with power management company Eaton to develop an ATEX intrinsically safe smart glasses solution. Vuzix is partnering with Eaton for this joint product development because of Eaton's innovation and expertise in intrinsically safe certifications and solutions for harsh and hazardous areas through its Crouse-Hinds series solutions

  9. TEC Announces Alliance With Ultimate Tool And Safety
    4/12/2019

    Texas Electric Cooperatives (TEC) leadership has announced an alliance with Ultimate Tool and Safety, a Fort Worth-based safety equipment and tool resource for linemen, construction workers, telecommunication workers, arborists, tower workers, and ironworkers.

  10. The Future Of Firefighting Is About To Change With LUNAR
    4/11/2019

    Given the unpredictable and hazardous nature of firefighting, where seconds could mean the difference between life and death, there's nothing more important for firefighters than being connected as a team