Check that your punch presses, stamping presses and flywheel presses
are safeguarded with Point-of-Operation Guards, Awareness Barriers, Light Curtains, Two-Hand Controls and Die Safety Blocks, as well as display Danger Signs and use Guard Opening Scales and Function Checklists.
“Smoosh Packaging” enables 4,000% improvement in deployment speed
March 16, 2017
Mobile oil and fuel spills seem to happen when you least expect…a leaky diesel tank, ruptured hydraulic hose or electric transformer-oil blowout. The top priority is to contain the spill quickly to keep it from spreading. Unfortunately, most spill response materials are bulky and take up too much space. And, the first person on the scene rarely has enough supplies to hold the spill in check. So, the spill spreads until help arrives.
Rockford Systems, LLC., a premier provider of machine safeguarding products and services, has introduced a new Cable and Push-Button E-Stop (emergency stop) assembly featuring a unique cam operation for faster positive stopping of metal working machines, yet is immune to nuisance tripping due to vibrations.
AutomationDirect now offers Patlite® pre-assembled stack lights in 25mm, 30mm, 40mm and 70mm sizes. Patlite stack lights offer high intensity LED illumination and prism-cut lens design for enhanced visibility from any direction and are ideal for use in applications such as machine tools, packaging machines, conveyor systems, loading docks, retail center check outs and more.
New MSA ALTAIR 4XR Multigas Detector provides (optional) real-time event notification using Bluetooth connectivity. This tough and reliable 4-gas monitor with proven MSA XCell® Sensors is among the fastest in the world, and when paired with the MSA ALTAIR Connect app, can text alarm notifications to supervisors, team members or other users.
New Climate Control™ and Active Lifestyle series shades deliver sharp vision, tactical-grade protection and stealthy good looks
March 9, 2017
Tactical eyewear innovator Wiley X®, Inc. is adding three new Black Ops Collection sunglasses to its industry-leading lineup for 2017. Wiley X’s growing Black Ops sunglass family is known worldwide for providing wearers with tactical-grade vision protection, crystal clear vision in a variety of situations, and stealthy good looks.
Ergodyne today introduced a host of new and improved hoist buckets to its ARSENAL® Gear Storage Line. The seven new hoist buckets include five models made of gray canvas and two others made of polyester. Two detachable polyester safety tops (5937, 5938) are available to secure the contents inside of the buckets.
Wrangler® FR and Mount Vernon FR have partnered to launch a breakthrough collection of Wrangler FR jeans with revolutionary Cool Vantage™ technology. Made with Mount Vernon FR’s Cooleemee FR fabric, the jeans feature enhanced comfort due to proprietary cooling technology that wicks perspiration, pulling moisture to the outside of the garment where it can evaporate quickly.
New Honeywell Miller® TurboLite™ Edge Personal Fall Limiters are designed to protect workers in situations that involve an edge and require a foot-level tie-off
March 6, 2017
Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced a new line of personal fall limiters (PFLs) designed to prevent a severed lifeline and to protect a worker in the event of a fall, which could lead to severe injuries or death for construction workers and others working at height.
The new Honeywell Miller TurboLite Edge Series provides workers with a versatile offering including models for both sharp and smooth edge applications in a wide range of working lengths.