PPE

  • NFPA Taking Feedback on PPE Question

    NFPA is asking whether it should develop a new contamination control standard that identifies best practices for cleaning firefighters' PPE and how gear should be handled after possible exposure to contaminants, or, alternatively, put that information into the existing NFPA 1581 standard.

  • Few Private-Sector Workers Have Vision Care Plans at Work

    Only 23 percent had access to them in March 2017, according to BLS, which notes access to other types of health benefits was significantly higher.


News & Articles


Products

  • Ansell HyFlex® 11-542

  • MCR Safety 9672DT2 Diamond Tech 2


Webinars


Whitepapers

  • 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!

  • Providing the Best PPE Is No Guarantee: A Guide to Addressing Human Factors in your PPE Program

    Even the best PPE only works when worn—so how do you get workers to actually wear PPE all the time? PPE compliance is greatly influenced by a person’s state of mind, and being in a rush, frustrated, tired or complacent with hazards affects decisions around PPE compliance in critical moments. This paper addresses how to deal with human factors in your safety program to reduce injuries and improve PPE use among employees.


Videos

  • Radians IQuity™ Anti-fog Safety Eyewear

    Every once in a while, a revolutionary innovation comes along that really makes a difference in how you see things. Radians new IQuity™ Anti-Fog Coating is a breakthrough technology that provides one of the most superior and long-lasting anti-fog coatings in the marketplace at a competitive price.

  • Multilingual Hearing Instructions

    One of the challenges of occupational health testing today is language barriers — two out of every 25 people in the U.S. are not proficient in English. Benson Medical responds to this challenge by providing audio instructions and printable reports in 21 different languages for both hearing and pulmonary function testing.

  • Choosing the Right Footwear for Your Workplace

    There are multiple factors to consider when selecting the most appropriate foot protection. Safety: Consider safety toe caps, metatarsal guards, steel plate soles, sole material and overall construction materials used. Fit: The end of the day is the best time to try on a new pair of shoes or boots; one-third of men are wearing shoes that don't fit properly. Comfort: Your feet should be immediately comfortable, you should not need a break-in period. When feet are comfortable, your knees, hips, and lower back are better aligned and supported. Be aware that no footwear can provide protection against all injuries.


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