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.
September 12, 2013 - Ergodyne has expanded its N-Ferno warming products to include the FR 3-Layer Extreme Series winter liners (available in regular and shoulder length), and the FR 2-Layer Cold Series H&L mouthpiece.
September 10, 2013 - IRISS, a player in the industrial infrared (IR) window market, is offering a 4-in. version of the CAP IR window, which is protected by an unconditional lifetime warranty.
September 3, 2013 - Honeywell says its new Howard Leight FirmFit classic-style foam earplugs were engineered to enhance the wearing experience for individuals who prefer a firmer fit so as to feel the earplugs in their ears, and who are accustomed to the familiar barrel-shaped earplug. “The bottom line is this: the more comfortable the earplug, the longer workers will wear it. That’s more protection for employees, and greater compliance for safety managers,” said Rachel Newport, senior product marketing manager, Honeywell Safety Products. Available in corded and uncorded versions, the earplugs boast 30 NRR dB, and promise to be easy to roll down and insert, with plenty of time to adjust for a proper fit. You are encouraged to request a complimentary Ear-To-Ear Challenge kit (which contains a week’s worth [5 pairs] of FirmFit earplugs) and wear them for a week in place of their current foam earplugs and share their experience online.
July 25, 2013 - Capital Safety has redesigned its DBI-SALA EZ-Stop lanyard, boasting lighter, stronger and more durable qualities, along with Hi-10 energy management material, Repel webbing, and a soft cover with protected labels. “We consistently heard a request for innovative new lanyards that were not only more durable, but lighter and smaller. The new EZ-Stop is a unique product that meets those needs across industries,” says Jacob Shevik, soft goods product manager at Capital Safety. According to the company, the new Hi-10 shock pack is 66% smaller and 40% lighter than competing products, making it the smallest available shock pack in the world, it claims.
July 24, 2013 - An aggressive lockout/tagout (LOTO) system ensures machinery or other equipment poses no danger to employees while under maintenance or repair, but the best LOTO system cannot protect them when duplicate locks or keys are in circulation. LifeGuard from Master Lock takes the safety of your employees to a whole new level, says the company, explaining this no-charge service ensures there is only one unique key for each Master Lock. This means every LOTO lock at your location has only one lock(s) assigned to a specific individual.
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