Industrial Protective Clothing Market is Expected to Reach USD 3.5 Billion ...
SYS-CON Media (press release)
Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "Industrial Protective Clothing Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," that defines and segments the global industrial protective ...
Research and Markets: Analysis of the Asia-Pacific Above the Neck PPE Market
Business Wire (press release)
This research service provides a detailed analysis of the above the neck personal protective equipment (PPE) market in the Asia-Pacific region. The study period is 2009 to 2017. The scope of the study covers three product segments - head protection ...
Adams Co. seeking grants to benefit fire coverage
The Adams County Board of Supervisors gave permission to Emergency Management Director Stan Owens to seek the grants from federal sources, which would pay for personal protective gear, communications equipment and new fire trucks. The grants ...
Sydney Morning Herald
England denies Shane Warne's protective clothing claims
"If you know you have protection there and can let the ball hit you, there is less chance you will get your hands in the way of any delivery heading for your chest. It is not a sign of weakness. It shows you are going to get in line and are prepared to ...
Taking mickey out of Monty has CA ducking for cover
The view from Down Under: Do the English… slowly
Globalization of Distributors--Is it the Next Step?
Globalization of PPE Manufacturers and End Users Drive Distributor Globalization This Market Insight provides a qualitative analysis of the opportunities for e-commerce in the global personal protective equipment market. An overview of the PPE industry ...
The safety and reliability of mobile-elevated work platforms (MEWPs) is something that has become a recent point of contention within the construction industry. Used commonly in fields of construction, manufacturing and maintenance, work platforms serve to make working from height in these professions easier, faster and more practical. However, recent media headlines have shed uncertainty on the overall safety of scissor lifts, cherry pickers and low-level access platforms, reporting a 65%…Continue
Posted by Jon Scopter on November 28, 2013 at 5:04am
Posted by Safety Community on November 21, 2013 at 2:00pm
Processing and applications of PP woven fabric.
Firstly,beginning from heating of PP resin. Small trace of Calcium Carbonate and pigment are added to the PP resins during the heating phase. When the resin melts, it is extruded as a flat film. In the slitting unit, the flat film is slit into tape yarn followed by stretching and annealing, them the PP fibers are finished, these fibers are then converted into fabric by using various types of circular looms. Lastly the process of …Continue
Posted by Tony Lew on November 18, 2013 at 7:51pm
New technology is helping to provide gloves with the cut protection and flexibility needed to perform everyday tasks for workers in fast-paced manufacturing environments and shrinking the cost of injury in the process. While experienced workers are more hesitant, education can communicate the features and advantages of the new products.
For more information, check out the full…Continue
Posted by Safety Community on November 18, 2013 at 9:30am
Posted by Safety Community on November 14, 2013 at 3:00pm
Do work gloves have to be bulky to prevent against cuts? The answer is no.
Some gloves are made with engineered yarn that protect against cuts while offering a breathable feel. Gloves with this material can prevent your employees from working without gloves. However, training and acceptance by employees are also important factors.
To learn more about these lightweight, durable gloves, read the…Continue
Posted by Safety Community on November 11, 2013 at 1:30pm
As a society we make different choices or judgment calls on a daily basis, and we often use our discretionary ability to help us make the most acceptable and prudent choice. For example, many people choose to utilize the assistance of a safety helmet when operating a bicycle. We do not choose to use a safety helmet because it makes us look more stylish or because it adds to the comfort of the ride, instead we mainly choose to wear safety helmets to enhance safety. This is a reasonable choice…Continue
Posted by Tony Ferraro on November 10, 2013 at 4:04pm
Workers in a variety of fields can be at risk for electrocution and should use proper equipment and necessary steps to prevent electrical shock. Through proper care and usage of rubber insulated gloves, workers can prevent against shock and get hours of comfortable wear out of their gloves.
To read more about the risks and solutions of electrical shocks, visit the…Continue
Posted by Safety Community on November 7, 2013 at 11:30am
Written by: Wayne J. Harris – International Health and Safety Practitioner
Now let’s imagine that you have managed to convince the CEO of the business to invest time and money in developing and implementing a new safety management system. You have trained everyone from the top management down in their…
Posted by Wayne Harris on November 5, 2013 at 9:12pm
August 22, 2013, Iselin, NJ, - Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions, today announced that the ballots are cast and the results tallied…Continue
Posted by Safety Community on November 4, 2013 at 10:30am