Innovative PPE Keeps Construction Workers Comfortable, Safe, and Productive During National Construction Appreciation Week and Year-Round

September 13, 2022

National Construction Appreciation Week occurs annually on the third week of September and celebrates the millions of hardworking men and women in the American construction industry. In celebration of the week, Magid Glove & Safety is recommending innovative PPE for the construction industry that will keep workers safe while improving comfort, productivity, and compliance. Gloves…


Milwaukee Tool Launches Full System of BOLT™ Eye and Face Protection

September 6, 2022

Milwaukee BOLT™ is the first system that allows users to secure accessories simultaneously for a complete head protection solution. Eye Visors, Polycarbonate Face Shields, Metal Mesh Face Shields, and a specially designed BOLT™ REDLITHIUM™ USB headlamp are joining the BOLT™ safety lineup. This new expansion of head protection accessories showcases Milwaukee’s dedication to helping keep users safe and productive. Eye…


OSHA Standard 29 CFR 1926.102: Eye and Face Protection

August 30, 2022

Ranking: #8 The Risk Thousands of people are blinded each year from work-related eye injuries that could have been prevented with the proper selection and use of eye and face protection. The majority of eye injuries result from small particles or objects – like dust, cement chips, metal slivers and wood chips – striking or…


Fight the Goliaths of Fog and UV Rays with Slingshot Safety Glasses

August 25, 2022

Here’s one Slingshot that’s good for the eyes. New Brass Knuckle® Slingshot™ (BKFLEX-4050AFP) loads up on eye-protecting features and puts them in a package that manages to be sporty and stylish – and affordable and functional. Slingshot brings together world-leading anti-fog and the highest UV protection, adds all-day-wear comfort features, and never breaks the bank.…


Eye Protection for Infection Control

August 2, 2022

Adapted from CDC information The COVID-19 pandemic has shone a bright, sustained and uncomfortable spotlight on the subject of infectious disease, but its spread has been a danger to humanity for as long as humanity has existed. While the respiratory system is often perceived as the most likely transmission route, the mucous membranes of the…


Don’t Tolerate Fog and UV Rays – Spike Them

June 22, 2022

Brass Knuckle®’s new Spike (BKADJ-5060AFP) eye protection combines a two-pronged strategy for vision protection with a legion of comfort features for the ultimate in customizable, long-wear glasses. Check out this abundance of leading features: the best anti-fog protection in the world, the highest UV protection available, and custom comfort at the temples, nose, and brow. As part of…


Wearables in the Modern Workplace

May 31, 2022

By: Cheryl Palmer, Contributor Did you know helmets were once blamed for causing head injuries? Yet today, the thought of setting foot on a worksite without a hard hat is unheard of. Low-tech PPE, such as hard hats, steel-toed boots and high-visibility clothing may sound like obvious safety requirements in 2022, but they were once…


It’s Lights Out for Dust, Debris, and Fog with Brass Knuckle® Midnight Safety Glasses

May 27, 2022

Clear vision is vital to most every job out there and Brass Knuckle® has created eyewear that can handle just about anything work throws at it. Dust and debris? Fog? No matter the threat, it’s lights out with new Midnight (BKDST-1050AFP) Safety Glasses. If it can impair a worker’s vision, Midnight puts it to bed.…


Radians THRAXUS MAX Provides New Frame Choices in this Iconic Safety Eyewear

May 9, 2022

Radians®, a leading PPE manufacturer, recently launched THRAXUS™ MAX, a new generation of iconic safety eyewear with enhanced frame options, including Crystal, Gunmetal, and Digital Camo. Designed with straighter lines and edgier surface junctions, THRAXUS MAX gives workers what they want: contemporary high-performance protective eyewear with compelling features. “We used the latest patented technologies and…


Safety Glasses: Getting the Best Fit

May 4, 2022

Safety glasses aren’t one size fits all. These tips from PK Safety will help your team get glasses that fit properly. By: Rick Pedley, Contributor Not all eyewear is suited for all jobs. Just about anything that covers your eyes will offer some sort of protection against job hazards, but eyewear that’s not designed for…