Across The Wire

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.