Safety

The Road to Safety Starts with Stability

February 1, 2023

How offset compaction roller attachments ensure a safer jobsite. By: Lynn Marsh, Contributor Safety is the highest priority on any construction jobsite, but not every equipment solution aids in attaining that goal. In fact, in 2020, more than 174,100 injuries and 124 deaths occurred on construction jobsites throughout the United States. Those statistics only encompass…

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New Industrial Compliance Software Gives Safety Managers Faster, More Efficient Visual Communication

January 31, 2023

DuraLabel, the industry leader in visual safety communication, released a new version of its popular LabelForge PRO industrial labeling software that improves user experience and performance. LabelForge PRO version 2.5.0 includes updated communication of industrial printer supply data, faster communication between printers and Windows PCs, display of output and label/sign cut location information, and reduced power consumption.…

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ProGMA Launches Checklist

January 30, 2023

MHI’s Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association has launched the ProGMA Checklist, a comprehensive guide to the myriad of protective guarding equipment that can be used in any warehouse, distribution center, and industrial facility. Safety and facility managers across North America’s industrial sectors have welcomed the checklist that can be printed or viewed on a tablet. The checklist…

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#GLAD2023 Scheduled for 13 July

January 30, 2023

Powered by the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) and supporting organizations, it is now a widely celebrated day where manufacturers, suppliers, and end users are among those sharing material that promotes safe and high quality load lifting. Social media posts, videos, articles, and in-person activity will again be bound together by the hashtag, #GLAD2023. Industry…

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Yale Announces Yale Reliant, an Operator Assist Solution

January 11, 2023

Lift truck operators move and lift heavy loads at great heights. Accidents and safety violations are serious issues. According to the National Safety Council, the cost of work injuries in 2020 was $163 billion, and forklifts were the source of over 7,200 nonfatal injuries involving days away from work. Together with proper, comprehensive training, Yale…

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AlumoGrit® Cast Aluminum Nosings Provide Long Lasting Anti-Slip Protection Even in Corrosive Environments

January 6, 2023

Wooster Products’ will feature AlumoGrit® cast aluminum nosings with abrasive grit integrally cast into the surface for long lasting anti-slip protection in World of Concrete booth #C5914. These durable nosings are well suited for rough use, in indoor or outdoor installations, in new construction or existing structures. They are highly resistant to corrosive environments, making…

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ANSI Z245.5-2013: Baling Equipment – Safety Requirements for Installation, Maintenance and Operation

January 4, 2023

“American Baler is dedicated to meeting or exceeding safety demands, including the ANSI standard for balers. Our Head of Engineering sits on the ANSI committee. Our balers were the first to achieve Category 3 safety standards on all models. Our customers demand the safest balers, and we lead the way!” American Baler, 800-843-7512, www.americanbaler.com  …

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ASME B20.1 2021: Conveyors & Related Equipment’s Safety Standard

January 4, 2023

“Until the ANSI/ASME B20.1 code for conveying devices was established, material conveying devices were held to the same ANSI/ASME A17 code requirements as passenger elevators. This made it nearly impossible for inclined and vertical reciprocating conveyor manufacturers to meet code standards and provide a competitively priced product. PFlow worked with state and local officials for…

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ANSI MH29.1:2012: Safety Requirements for Industrial Scissors Lifts

January 4, 2023

“Over 20 years ago, Advance Lifts and a number of other leading manufacturers of industrial scissors lifts formed a group that worked on developing the first version of Safety Requirements for Industrial Scissors Lifts. This became known as the ANSI MH29.1 standard. Advance Lifts has continued to be active in the development of the subsequent…

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ANSI MH16.3-2016: Specification for the Design, Testing & Utilization of Industrial Steel Cantilevered Storage Racks

January 4, 2023

“Until 2016 there was not an RMI standard that pertained to the design of cantilevered storage racks. The creation of this standard assists Steel King, and other members of the RMI that manufacture cantilevered storage racks, in the design of it. The standard is referenced by the building codes.” Steel King Industries, Inc., 800-826-0203, www.steelking.com…

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