Construction

FT-One Fit Full Body Harnesses by FallTech

September 22, 2021

FallTech® introduces the FT-One Fit™ premium full-body harness for women who require fall protection when working at height. FallTech observed and listened to working women talk about their challenges and discomfort after a hard day of work wearing currently available full-body harnesses. The FT-One Fit enables women to now achieve a customized fit. Gone are…

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Ergodyne Expands Critical Device Management Line with Five New Barcode Scanner Holsters

September 17, 2021

Ergodyne announced the addition of five new scanner holsters to the recently launched Squids® device management line. With models to fit both standard barcode scanners and smaller mobile computers, the new holsters expand Ergodyne’s growing collection of safety and productivity solutions for customers in warehousing, distribution, retail operations and more. “It’s pretty common to walk into…

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Fall Protection Training Requirements, Construction – Regulation 29 CFR 1926.503

September 1, 2021

Ranking: 8 A Workplace Story From a Massachusetts FACE Occupational Fatality Report: Three hours into his shift on a cold January day in Massachusetts, a laborer/carpenter lost his balance and fell 24 feet from an exterior second story wall to the frozen ground below. EMS and local police and state police arrived within minutes. The…

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Ladders, Construction – Regulation 29 CFR 1926.1053

August 31, 2021

Ranking: 5 A Workplace Story From a California FACE report: It was raining and the steps of an 8-foot-straight ladder that was leaning against a 3-tiered storage shelf unit at a grocery market were slippery. The 72-year-old part-time grocery worker who was on the ladder on that January morning fell backward off it and landed…

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Scaffolding, General Requirements, Construction – Regulation 29 CFR 1926.451

August 31, 2021

Ranking: 4 A Workplace Story From a Wisconsin FACE report: A 59-year-old male plaster laborer in Wisconsin died after falling from a scaffold and striking his head on asphalt pavement. The victim and a co-worker had erected the welded tubular scaffolding on the outside wall of a single-story building and planned to bring the railings…

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Helly Hansen Workwear

August 31, 2021

As a leader in premium workwear, Helly Hansen draws on professional insight to deliver tough-as-nails apparel for those who get their hands dirty day in and day out. From protective coats and jackets to the most functional pants and bib overalls, Helly Hansen offers performance apparel designed to meet the everyday needs of working professionals.…

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New Construction Safety Product Creates Industry Buzz

July 21, 2021

J-CAT Safety Products™, an innovative newcomer to the construction safety industry started with a flurry of activity at the World of Concrete, one of the industry’s largest trade show events. The show was the first time distributors and attendees got a look at the company’s signature product, the J-CAP™. It’s an OSHA-approved safety device that…

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Protective Industrial Products Introduces Mips Technology to the North American PPE Market

July 9, 2021

Protective Industrial Products, Inc. (“PIP®”), a global leader in hand protection and PPE for the industrial, construction, and retail markets is partnering with Swedish helmet safety technology company Mips®. This will make PIP the first North American based safety company to incorporate the patented Mips (Multi-directional Impact Protection System) helmet-based technology into its products, starting…

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Protective Industrial Products, Inc. Acquires Paramount Safety Products A Leading PPE Supplier in Australia & New Zealand

July 1, 2021

Protective Industrial Products, Inc. (“PIP®”), a global leader in hand protection and PPE for the industrial, construction, and retail markets, proudly announces that it has acquired Paramount Safety Products (“Paramount”), headquartered in Perth, Western Australia. The transaction closed on June 30. PIP, with over twenty locations around the world, is a portfolio company of Odyssey…

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SKATEPLATE — New Innovations for Circular Saw Users

June 29, 2021

CircSaw Technologies LLC has launched the next evolution of the SKATEPLATE product line at WOC. The SKATEPLATE and SKATEGUIDE combination have a proven track record as a best-in-class upgrade to the most common hand-held power tool on today’s job sites — the circular saw. SKATEPLATE’s patented polyurethane roller system sets it apart from all other…

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