November 19, 2013 - Honeywell has introduced the HW100 and HW200 auto-darkening-filter welding helmets with shade 9-13 protection, boasting a combined design of safety and performance in a lightweight helmet shell. With a light state of shade 3 on the HW100 or shade 4 on the HW200, these welding helmets promise to offer a clear view of the work area during set up as well as pre- and post-fabrication activities.
November 6, 2013 - FLIR Systems has released its pocket-size, CAT IV-rated non-contact voltage detector, the VP50. Some of the key features of this new detector are its LED worklight, and the dual-LED convenience light at the probe tip for illuminating inspection targets.
October 26, 2013 - Burndy introduced a temporary grounding stud—GCB63T13G1—for static grounding applications.
October 16, 2013 - The HGD-2000 hydrogen gas detector by Eagle Eye Power is now available for DC power sources in addition to AC power. The DC-powered HGD-2000 gas detectors are commonly found in telecoms, in addition to utilities and other battery charging and storing rooms.
October 8, 2013 - Highfield Manufacturing Co. says its new e-lectroloc locking system incorporates the industry’s first programmable barrel lock and smart key, adding this “may very well be the last lock utilities have to buy”.
October 8, 2013 - 3M is offering a new line of hand protection; designed with electricians and contractors in mind, says the company, the 3M Comfort Grip and Gripping Material work gloves provide physical protection from cuts, punctures and abrasions while increasing dexterity and grip.
September 30, 2013 - DuPont’s new Nomex MHP multi-hazard protection fabrics promise inherent, multi-hazard protection that can help keep wearers safe from a variety of thermal hazards, including heat and flame, arc flash and small molten metal splashes.
September 25, 2013 - Ergodyne has “refreshed” its ProFlex gel knee pad series, and added two new models to boot: the 344 broad cap injected with articulating straps and the 349 broad cap lightweight.
(UPDATED Sept 17, 2013, with launch date) September 13, 2013 - In what it claims is an industry first, ESPS’s (Electrical Safety Program Solutions Inc.’s) electrical safety eLearning enables employers to provide immediate, consistent, cost-effective to their entire workforce in BOTH official languages.
September 14, 2013 - The Jackson Safety W-70 BH3 auto-darkening filter (ADF) welding helmet with Balder technology offers the highest standards of optical clarity that can be achieved when using an ADF, boasts Kimberly-Clark.
September 14, 2013 - Designed for workers who wear prescription lenses or require up-close magnification, the Jackson Safety V60 Safeview safety eyewear with Rx inserts feature close-fit prescription Rx lens inserts that clip behind the polycarbonate eye shield and block 99.9% of UV rays. The eyewear also offers flexible ‘click-to-fit’ temples to deliver a custom fit for any size face or features.
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