Across The Wire

  1. Connexion Announces Their 2nd Annual Safety Training Event And Tool & Safety Product Expo
    8/21/2017

    Connexion announced their 2nd Annual Safety Training Event and Tool and Safety Product Expo. The event, scheduled to take place on September 28th, 2017 at Connexion's headquarters in Buffalo Grove, IL, is aimed at providing safety directors and electrical workers the required knowledge and training they need towards achieving OSHA compliant hazard avoidance and risk mitigation

  2. MSA Completes Acquisition Of Globe Manufacturing
    7/31/2017

    MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Globe Holding Company, LLC ("Globe") of Pittsfield, New Hampshire, in an all-cash transaction valued at $215 million, or approximately 2 times revenue and 9 times EBITDA on a trailing 12 month basis

  3. The Quest Begins To Bring Ultra-Speed Wireless Connectivity To First Responders
    6/15/2017

    Researchers met here yesterday to jump-start technology that could enable first responders to relay video in moving ambulances, employ virtual reality in emergencies, receive high-definition images from drones in real time, or control robots in restricted indoor environments too dangerous for humans.

  4. NIOSH And OSHA Introduce Improved Heat Safety App For Outdoor Workers
    6/6/2017

    An updated app for smart phones and other mobile devices can help workers stay safe when working outdoors in hot weather. The free app was redesigned by CDC's National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), along with the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

  5. The Nation's Largest Firing Range Contractor, MT2, Announces New Proprietary Range Filter Technology To Properly Dispose Of Lead Contaminated Hazardous Range Waste
    5/23/2017

    In a February 13, 2017 news report, former employees of an indoor gun range in PA detailed that they were exposed to high levels of lead while working, at four times the acceptable OSHA limit

  6. Landmark Workplace Safety And Health Regulation Approved To Reduce Risk Of Major Incidents At Oil Refineries In California
    5/18/2017

    The Department of Industrial Relations' (DIR) Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board today approved a landmark regulation to strengthen workplace safety and health at oil refineries across the state

  7. Honeywell Launches New Connected Worker Software Aimed At Boosting Safety, Productivity
    5/18/2017

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today Honeywell Sotera™, a new, comprehensive safety software platform to support its growing portfolio of connected industrial worker solutions, which are designed to help customers keep their facilities and personnel safe, boost productivity, and lower compliance and administrative costs.

  8. Announcing AntrisPro+: New Workplace Efficiency Tool Reduces Administration And Supports Employee Safety
    5/11/2017

    Antris, the Ontario-based developer of mobile safety solutions for work-alone employees, is proud to launch a new product: AntrisPro+

  9. Southern Research Initiates Intensive TrainSafe Biosafety Training Program
    5/4/2017

    Southern Research is launching a new biosafety training center as the centerpiece of an advanced program called TrainSafe to teach health care workers and laboratory staff how to protect themselves against pathogens responsible for serious infectious diseases

  10. Applied Ergonomics Launches ErgoAdvantage
    4/25/2017

    Applied Ergonomics, a leader in ergonomic office solutions, announced the nationwide launch of ErgoAdvantage, a premier line of furniture and computer ergonomic accessories designed to promote wellness and occupational health in the workplace