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Products

  • Automatic Safety System for VNA Lift Trucks

    Automatic Safety System for VNA Lift Trucks

    ELOprotect is an automatic forklift-pedestrian safety system for very narrow aisle (VNA) warehouses. Using laser technology, it detects people and objects around lift trucks. To avoid accidents, the system automatically slows the vehicle down and alerts both the operator and nearby pedestrians with acoustic, visual and vibration warnings.

  • Portable Scene Light II

    Portable Scene Light II

    A waterproof, area light that produces 10,000 lumens. It requires zero deployment time and features a 360° rotating head to aim the light where needed. Stack multiple units for a “light tower” configuration for more light. Cordless and compact, it eliminates trip hazards common with corded lighting options.

  • CEA's Silica Sampling & Objective Data Program

    CEA

    CEA's Silica Sampling & Objective Data Program saves contractors thousands on sampling while building a database for the construction industry. Participating contractors can rely on the database when managing employee safety and multiple-contractor activities where respirable silica emissions are produced. CEA's Silica & Objective Data Program is the solution.


Whitepapers

  • Complying with the OSHA Final Rule Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illness

    In May of 2016, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a final rule “Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses” to revise its recording and reporting occupational injuries and illnesses regulation. The final rule requires employers in certain industries to electronically submit to OSHA injury and illness recordkeeping data included on the 300A, 300, and 301 forms.


Videos

  • Grainger Presents: The Language of Safety

    In this Grainger Safety Story, industry veteran Carl Heinlein gives the next generation of safety leaders insight into the value of safety management systems and the power of policy. Hear how he thinks the profession will develop and learn what it really means to have a passion for your profession.

  • GE Wind Turbine Installation in the Netherlands

    Witness the installation of a GE wind turbine 3.6-137 in the Netherlands and experience in this 2017 GE Europe video how this giant is being built to deliver energy to households, hospitals, and public institutions. GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. www.ge.com

  • Caltrans: Old Antlers Bridge Demolition

    Months and sometimes years of planning go into the many California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) projects. When it comes to bridge demolition, careful coordination and monitoring is a necessity when placing the charges or looking at the effects of the blast on the surrounding environment. And timing can be critical. But what happens when Mother Nature gets involved? This February 2017 Caltrans News Flash shows how Caltrans recently had to quickly switch gears when the first demolition of the old Antlers Bridge in Shasta County was affected by severe weather that produced an unexpected outcome.