Just three years after opening its US distribution centre and sales office in Kentucky, leading Irish safety clothing and personal protective equipment (PPE) manufacturers Portwest Limited has established itself in Australia. Portwest has just acquired Melbourne company Prime Mover Workwear for a sum in excess of $8 million.
Radians®, a global leader in the manufacturing and development of high performance Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), is pleased to announce the opening of its new Canadian distribution center in British Columbia doing business as Radians Canada Distribution, Inc.
The partner country at A+A, 2017, International Trade Fair with Congress for Safety, Security and Health at Work, will be Great Britain. Although the partner country was selected by the trade fair advisory board during A+A 2015 -long before the ‘Brexit’ referendum - Joachim Schäfer, Managing Director at Messe Düsseldorf, considers the changed political circumstances an ideal opportunity: “The current situation results in many issues for the suppliers of protective items and security equipment."
Exhibitor applications for A+A 2017, International Trade Fair with Congress for Safety, Security and Health at Work, are now available online at www.aplusa-online.com. The deadline for reserving exhibit space at A+A 2017 is December 1, 2016.
Personal protective equipment provider is acknowledged by both the Village of Northbrook and the Illinois Senate for eight decades of service
August 16, 2016
Saf-T-Gard® International, Inc., a family-owned and operated global supplier of industrial safety products, recently earned recognition from both the Village of Northbrook and the Illinois Senate for the company’s 80th anniversary. A State of Illinois Senate Recognition certificate was granted by Illinois Senate President, John J. Cullerton, Secretary of the Senate, Tim Anderson, and Julie A. Morrison, State Senator from the 29th district.
Federal safety and health investigators found Altamont Ambulance Service Inc. failed to follow specific guidelines to protect emergency healthcare workers from exposure to bloodborne pathogens and other hazards while providing patient care.
On July 5th, 5 STAR SALES will assume responsibility for the manufacturer sales and marketing agency of the Mentor Group, a 20-plus year legacy in the Safety business. Mentor, headed by Margo and Tom Webb, built a solid reputation on providing customers with clear solutions to any PPE challenge.
Elvex® Corporation, a leading provider of PPE safety products recently announced the introduction of their new lightweight Helium 15™ and Helium 18™ safety eyewear series featuring their evolutionary ErgoFit™ temple design.