Across The Wire

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. DEKRA Organizational Safety And Reliability (OSR) Accepting Nominations For 2019 Safety In Action® ICON Awards
    11/7/2018

    DEKRA OSR, a global leader in safety at work, is now accepting nominations for its annual Safety in Action® Conference ICON awards, recognizing outstanding individuals who live workplace safety every day and ensure it is the top priority in their organization

  6. PEC Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Predictive Analytics Tool For Workplace Injuries
    11/5/2018

    PEC Safety announced the launch of PEC Predictive, which empowers Hiring Clients and contractors to predict risk and help prevent workplace injuries

  7. Memphis Fire Department Deploys New Breathing Apparatus Technology
    10/30/2018

    Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety (NYSE: MSA) today announced the deployment of 750 state-of-the-art G1 self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) and integrated thermal imaging cameras to the Memphis (Tennessee) Fire Department (MFD)

  8. Blackline Safety Eliminates Hassle And Expense Of Two-Way Radios, Launches 'Push-To-Talk' Feature
    10/18/2018

    No longer will commercial and industrial safety personnel need to purchase, wear or manage separate radios or walkie-talkies. Blackline Safety Corp. (TSXV: BLN) — the leader in connected safety technology — launches 'push-to-talk' for its G7c personal gas detector. With the push of a button, employees can use a single device to collaborate with co-workers just like a traditional walkie-talkie

  9. Introducing RayWear Clothing Company: A New Full-Spectrum Clothing Line Dedicated To Protecting Cannabis Cultivators
    10/15/2018

    RayWear's revolutionary gear protects growers from harmful light radiation created by modern cultivation environments. Currently, cannabis legalization dominates legislation, risking workplace safety

  10. OMRON To Introduce NX-Series Safety Network Controller That Is World's First (*1) To Support Two Industrial Safety Networks
    10/3/2018

    OMRON Corporation, based in Shimogyo-Ku, Kyoto, announced the global release of its new NX-series Safety Network Controller that is the world's first to support two safety protocols: CIP Safety (TM) that is adopted by industrial robot manufacturers and Safety over EtherCAT (R) (FSoE) that provides high-speed response.