October 18, 2016 - Wieland Electric Inc., manufacturer of electrical interconnect technology, has developed a compact DIN rail-mounted universal safety relay, the SNO4083 series, for monitoring a range of machine safety functions, including emergency stops, elevator access control and heating/burner installations.
June 29, 2016 - The new Safety Matters series from Electrolab delivers safety training to your employees in “10 minutes or less”. It’s available in DVD format and includes a customizable PowerPoint presentation, training points and bonus material for a refresher or training talks, and a printable leader’s guide.
May 30, 2016 - Novinium’s PreVent, a manhole event prevention system, is designed to reduce incidents such as manhole fires, smoking and explosions.
May 13, 2016 - MSA Safety says its new Latchways Mini personal fall limiter is “a compact, lightweight self-retracting lanyard” that uses multiple spring radial energy-absorbing technology to eliminate the need for an external energy-absorber outside of the housing. According to MSA, this also makes it the smallest SRL (self-retracting lifeline) available.
May 12, 2016 - National Safety Apparel (NSA) features a variety of flame-resistant and arc flash stocked head protection with many styles, fabrics and protection levels.
May 4, 2016 - Workplace safety trainer Electrolab tackles slips and falls in its latest DVD release: “Stairways and Ladders: A Safe Step”. This program deals specifically with how to prevent slips and falls by discussing how to use, place, maintain and climb both stairs and ladders safely.
April 29, 2016 - GenTent safety canopies—weatherproof covers for portable generators—are now available in Canada via Amazon and Amazon Prime (with free shipping).
February 24, 2016 - The ArcGuard Active 40 cal/cm2 suit, the new addition to National Safety Apparel’s ArcGuard arc flash PPE line, is made from a lightweight flame resistant and arc rated fabric.
February 10, 2016 - Brady’s new Safeflex universal cable lockout features a non-conductive red nylon cable that the company says is ideal for electrical shutoff points and corrosive environments.
February 8, 2016 - Brady has released its new thermal transfer (THT) printable tags, which the company says can fit more information and also include barcodes. Users can import data, such as data from an Equipment Isolation spreadsheet, into LabelMark software. This data can then be printed onto tags without having to re-enter data, Brady explains.
February 1, 2016 - Electricians, contractors and other industry professionals now have double the options for 3M brand safety gloves. From cut resistance, to winter wear, to touchscreen finger and thumb tips, three new gloves from 3M help “increase versatility, protection and convenience for a host of applications and environments”, 3M says.
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