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FR Protection: Assess your risks

Consult ARC ratings & calculate job task energy levels
Every year, more than 2,000 people are admitted to burn centers with severe arc-flash burns.


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How to meet women’s FR clothing needs

Flame-resistant (FR) garments are traditionally designed to fit in one of two ways: for male or unisex proportions.


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Arc flash glove by SHOWA

Forged with flame-resistant materials, SHOWA® 240 is the ultimate armor for arc flash protection in high-risk industries.


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NFPA 70E 2015 includes “stunning changes”

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) in October began shipping copies of NFPA 70E 2015, according to Hugh Hoagland of e-Hazard, an electric arc flash safety consultancy and training company.


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New product announcement from Capital Safety

Nano-Lok™ Extended Length: Introducing the Nano-Lok Extended Length - provides up to 33% more lifeline to the user, based on hook configuration. The additional length increases the anchorage options for the user and further establishes Nano-Lok as the most versatile personal SRL on the market.


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Top 10 FR clothing selection criteria

Tragic deaths from occurrences in industries such as oil and gas, fire service, and even education, not only have devastating outcomes but significant financial costs to the organizations. With frequent onsite Field worker accidents and growing concern over lab safety in schools, it’s no wonder flame-resistant (FR) clothing has literally become a “hot topic” issue.


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High-visibility FR by Tingley Rubber Corporation

The new Eclipse™ from Tingley offers Quad-Hazard™ protection in a high-visibility, liquidproof, arc flash and flash fire compliant suit designed for affordable safety and comfort.


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KY firefighter injured in “Ice Bucket Challenge” dies

A Kentucky firefighter who was injured while participating in an ALC “Ice Bucket Challenge” has died from his injuries, according to news sources.


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Check the label for flame & arc-resistant garments

Each year, hundreds of burn injuries and deaths are recorded from workers exposed to open flame, high heat, flash fire or arc flash without proper personal protective equipment (PPE).


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Multiple threats: Multi-hazard FR fabrics

The demand for flame-resistant (FR) clothing that protects against several hazards is rapidly increasing.


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Eye Injuries: You rarely see them coming. Practical Solutions for reducing injuries to the eye.

The 3M Eye Injury Reduction webinar will provide an examination of how to help solve eye injuries in the workplace. This issue continues to challenge virtually every industry, and the solution is often times multifaceted. 3M will share some new tools and approaches to help you in solving this issue.

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ISHN JAN 2015 COVER

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Check out ISHN's first issue of 2015, which features articles about hearing protection as well as the State of the EHS Nation 2015 Survey.

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Safety Engineering, 4th Edition

A practical, solutions-driven reference, Safety Engineering, 4th edition, has been completely revised and updated to reflect many of today’s issues in safety.

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For Distributors Only - January 2015

FDO JAN 2015 COVER

 

For Distributors Only is ISHN's niche brand standard-sized magazine supplement aimed at an audience of 2,000 U.S. distributors that sell safety products. Circulation only goes to distributors. 

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