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40-below temps, no PPE for Birds Eye workers

One would expect subzero temperatures in the Arctic Circle and understand the need for a coat, but employees working in a 40-degree-below-zero Fahrenheit freezer at Birds Eye Foods Inc. in Darien were left in the cold. An investigation by OSHA found that the company expected employees to work in extreme temperatures without properly insulated personal protective equipment*.


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Selecting protective clothing from incident heat energy

From OSHA’s final rule for electric power generation, transmission and distribution standard: Paragraph (l)(8)(v) of § 1910.269 requires employers, in certain situations, to select protective clothing and other protective equipment with an arc rating that is greater than or equal to the incident heat energy estimated under § 1910.269(l)(8)(ii).


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CDC releases guidelines for healthcare workers treating Ebola patients

USA Today reports that “Hospital workers treating Ebola patients should wear double sets of gloves, disposable hoods with full face shields and special masks, according to strengthened guidelines issued” last night by the CDC. CDC Director Thomas Frieden “said all health workers also should undergo ‘rigorous training’ and practice in putting on and taking off PPE in a systematic way that reduces their risk of infection.


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CDC: All persons entering Ebola patient’s room should wear gloves, other PPE

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), all persons entering the patient’s room should wear at least gloves, gown (fluid resistant or impermeable), eye protection (goggles or face shield) and a face mask.


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Flame-resistant garments designed exclusively for women are the newest extension of the TECGEN® FR line

New lightweight, breathable and moisture-wicking women's flame-resistant uniform shirt and coverall are available in extra small to plus sizes

INVISTA's TECGEN® brand, an innovative manufacturer of flame-resistant (FR) fabric and garments, introduces a new collection tailored specifically for a woman's build to help eliminate the inconvenience and hazard of wearing poorly fitted FR apparel on the job.


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Jacket with detachable hood by Tingley Rubber Corporation

The Safetyflex® Jacket with Detachable Hood and Inner Cuffs, style J41248, is available in sizes S – 5XL. Made to resist industrial-strength acids, caustics and other chemicals


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Innovative expansion of Safetyflex® protective clothing line

Tingley Rubber Corporation, a leading supplier of protective footwear and clothing, is excited to announce the addition of the Safetyflex® Jacket with Detachable Hood and Inner Cuffs, style J41248, in sizes S – 5XL. “The innovative design on the hood connection points permits the use of a detachable hood while preserving the integrity of the splash suit,” said Robert N. Petersen, Product Manager for Tingley Rubber.


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Top products of the week

Protective clothing, cooling products and drum trucks were among this week’s top EHS-related products, as featured on ISHN.com.


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Top products of the week

High visibility was the theme in this week’s top EHS-related products of the week - in both an affordable, easy-to-locate spill response kit and heavy duty rain wear for workers.


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Taeki5®, Hand, Arm and Body Protection

Quality, performance and functionality speak for themselves. The advanced properties of the Taeki5® protective gears are allowing safety professionals to address the toughest requirements for Hand Arm Body protection and ensure a safer working environment.


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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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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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