PPE

  • ISEA Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Standard for Impact-Resistant Gloves

    ISEA Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Industry Standard for Impact Resistant Gloves

    The standard, currently designated ISEA 138, would establish minimum requirements for performance, classification, and labeling in hand protection products designed to protect the knuckles and fingers from impact forces while performing tasks at work.

  • ASSP Hosts Women's Safety Summit

    "By harnessing our collective power, we can lead a deeper global conversation and make a lasting impact for women everywhere," said Abby Ferri, administrator of ASSP's Women in Safety Excellence (WISE) Common Interest Group. "Women make up nearly 50 percent of the global workforce and often experience occupational risks differently than men. However, safety interventions frequently take a one-size-fits-all approach. We must advocate for gender-specific solutions."


News & Articles

  • Ergonomics in Industrial Environments: Hand Protection is the New Frontier

    On average, about 120,000 people annually undergo surgery to relieve work-related carpal tunnel symptoms. This is a significant expense for employers.

  • A New Innovation in Glove Coatings

    The latest innovations in nitrile-based glove coatings have created a game-changing double-dip that takes the best of traditional palm coatings and rolls them into one unique glove treatment without sacrificing dexterity or tactile sensitivity.

  • Heads Up for Safety

    One of the newest consensus standards from the International Safety Equipment Association aims to prevent head injuries and other serious injuries and damage from the impact caused by dropped objects.

  • Cuts, Impact Focus of Emerging Standard for Hand Protection

    An Oct. 23 Learning Lab session at #NSCExpo looked toward the future of hand protection, with a new emerging standard focused on cut and impact for the back of the hand.

  • NIOSH Invites Manufacturers to Add Fentanyl-Protective Products to PPE Database

    This expansion of the database will allow end users to find products confirmed by the manufacturers as compliant with CDC’s Fentanyl PPE Guidance.

  • FDA Allows Sale of Self-Fitted Hearing Aid

    "Hearing loss is a significant public health issue, especially as individuals age," said Dr. Malvina Eydelman, M.D., director of the Division of Ophthalmic, and Ear, Nose and Throat Devices at FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health. "Today's marketing authorization provides certain patients with access to a new hearing aid that provides them with direct control over the fit and functionality of the device."


Products

  • Ansell HyFlex® 11-542

  • MCR Safety 9672DT2 Diamond Tech 2


Webinars


Whitepapers

  • 3 Common Safety Concerns Answered

    In an age where multitasking, automated machinery and technology are becoming commonplace in the workspace, concerns about cut injuries, durability, reliability and grip are just as important as chemical protection. The new AlphaTec® 58-735 benefits from INTERCEPT TECHNOLOGY® providing ANSI level 3 cut protection and excellent chemical resistance. To learn how this innovative glove can help you address 3 common safety concerns, download our tip sheet here.

  • Microflex 93-260: The Thinnest Chemical Resistant Disposable Glove

    Introducing the Microflex 93-260, the new glove that's changing the face of chemical hand protection. With an innovative three layer design, Microflex 93-260 offers the reliable protection workers need when handling chemicals.

  • Break Away From Routine

    With 85% of safety professionals struggling with human factors, you need to go beyond standard procedure. Update your safety playbook using these free guides to tackle human factors that impact PPE noncompliance, distracted driving, back injuries, slips, trips and falls. Download them now!


Videos

  • Safety Matters Express - October 2018

    Watch the October 2018 Safety Matters Express video from Magid to make sure you're taking all the right steps before buying PPE and that when you do select new protection, it keeps your workers safe and comfortable.

  • Safety Matters Express - August 2018

    Was your last safety assessment as useful as it should have been? Are you getting the most out of your vending program? Is your PPE meeting all of your needs? Watch this month’s Safety Matters Express and make your already great safety program even better!

  • 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.