Across The Wire

  1. SureWerx Acquires Jackson Safety And Wilson Brands From Kimberly-Clark Professional
    12/20/2018

    SureWerx, a leading supplier of professional tools, equipment, and safety products announced recently that it has acquired the Jackson Safety and WILSON Safety brands from Kimberly-Clark Professional, a leading global supplier of workplace products and solutions

  2. IEEE Publishes Guide For Performing Arc-Flash Hazard Calculations To Help Reduce Burn Injuries Suffered By Electricians Due To Equipment Failure
    12/19/2018

    IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, and the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA), recently announced the publication and immediate availability of IEEE 1584-2018—IEEE Guide for Performing Arc-Flash Hazard Calculations

  3. Brigade Electronics - Tackling Safety In The Waste Industry
    12/18/2018

    Accidents in the waste and recycling sector are a continuing problem, but the latest technology can help to reduce the number of incidents

  4. Detecting Work-Related Diseases Using Alert And Sentinel Systems: New Research
    12/14/2018

    A new report details the findings of a major project in which the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) brought together experts and policy-makers from across Europe to examine and discuss alert and sentinel approaches for the early detection of new risks and work-related diseases

  5. Rockline Industries Reaches Major Safety Milestone With 10 Million Safe Work Hours At Arkansas Plant
    12/13/2018

    Today Rockline Industries announced that the Arkansas Department of Labor has recognized its Springdale, Ark. campus with an award for exceptional safety, achieving 10 million safe work hours without a lost time accident (LTA)

  6. Speedcast Delivers Emergency Alert Tower And Equipment To New Plant In Texas
    12/13/2018

    Speedcast International Limited (ASX: SDA), the world's most trusted provider of remote communication and IT solutions, announced today that its systems integration team has successfully delivered a new emergency alert tower and other network hardware equipment to an ethane cracker plant in Texas, set to begin operations in 2020

  7. SEIU 775 Benefits Group Partners With SR Max Slip Resistant Shoes To Launch Caregiver Kicks
    12/11/2018

    SEIU 775 Benefits Group, the nation’s leading organization dedicated to improving the skills, health, and sustainability of the home care workforce, is partnering with SR Max Slip Resistant Shoes in order to offer slip resistant footwear to caregivers at no cost to them

  8. Hytera Introduces New Portfolio Of Intrinsically Safe DMR Radios
    12/11/2018

    Hytera, a leading global provider of innovative Land Mobile Radio communications solutions, officially launched its new range of IS products for its Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) portfolio today, including the introductory PD5i and groundbreaking PD9i

  9. NSC Receives Grant From McElhattan Foundation To Speed Adoption Of Technologies To Make Workplaces Safer
    12/6/2018

    The National Safety Council has received a $500,000 grant from the Pittsburgh-based McElhattan Foundation to launch the Work to Zero initiative, which will help educate employers about new technological safety advancements that promise to reduce and ultimately eliminate preventable deaths in the workplace

  10. Orion Labs’ Push-To-Talk Application Is Now FirstNet Certified
    12/5/2018

    Orion Labs, provider of the award-winning Orion voice-enabled platform for real-time workforce communication and collaboration, recently announced that its Orion Push to Talk iOS 5.2.8 mobile application is now FirstNet Certified and included in the FirstNet App Catalog