In Case You Missed It: Live From Safety 2018
The Safety 2018 show floor was bustling with activity and excitement. If you were unable to make it to San Antonio, our Live From Safety 2018 social zone is the best place to catch up on all the fun you might have missed—including a ton of great products and an early morning mariachi band! Here are some highlights from the show floor.
Our Live From social zone is still live, and you can catch up on everything you missed at the show by visiting ohsonline.com/live!
Columbia Southern University was honored to participate in Safety 2018 and meet so many safety professionals, CSU students, and CSU alumni. Their Student and Alumni Networking event during the week boasted almost 200 guests at Firewheel restaurant. If you didn't get a chance to meet with CSU at the show, they would love to discuss their occupational safety and health degree programs, continuing education courses or ASP and CSP prep courses with you.
Their courses are BCSP recognized and approved by the Institute for Safety and Health Management. Their affordable tuition rates, books provided at no cost and flexible course schedules allow safety professionals around the world to go back to school on their own time. You can reach out to them for more information by calling 800.977.8449 or by requesting information at columbiasouthern.edu/OSH.
Little Giant Ladder Systems' booth was abuzz with excitement during Safety 2018. They showcased some of their newest innovations to the ladder industry: The HyperLite is the lightest fiberglass extension ladder in the world. The HyperLite SumoStance is the lightweight extension ladder with outriggers to increase side-tip stability. The MightyLite is a fiberglass stepladder with the Ground Cue, a bottom-rung indicator to let you know when you have reached the bottom rung. The Adjustable Safety Cage provides workers an adjustable height ladder with a fully enclosed platform to allow workers to work safely with two hands while complying with industry regulations.
During the show, the Little Giant reps demoed the products to visitors. The booth was busy during the entire show, with groups of people often waiting for their demo or for the opportunity to ask questions. Little Giant designs its products with safety in mind, to prevent common ladder-related injuries and to help workers return home to their families each night. Each product has innovative safety features not seen on other ladders.
If you missed Little Giant Ladders at the show, make sure to check them out on social media:
Facebook: Little Giant Ladders
Tingley Rubber had an awesome time at Safety 2018. They brought their latest innovations in safety with them, including their high performance personal protective equipment products. Among the displays in their booth was a "boot cake" showcasing their comprehensive line of protective footwear in a variety of materials to suit your safety requirements. Their latest boot offerings include improved Premier G2 and Profile brand PVC knee boots, as well as their Boot Saver disposable shoe covers. Safety 2018 attendees saw how stretchy and flexible Boot Savers are when they were stretched over the Tingley mannequin's head!
Tingley also displayed a variety of pieces from their SYNC System, which lets you mix and match between Workreation and Job Sight jacket pieces, allowing you to wear a high visibility shell to work and unzip it to wear your regular outerwear when you leave the job. The customizable jacket configurations allow you to select the right combination to suit your climate and work needs.
If you missed Tingley Rubber at the show, you can reach out to them at @TingleyRubber on Twitter.