Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) announced on September 1 the terms of a proposed cash acquisition of United Kingdom-based Latchways plc (LSE: LTC), a provider of innovative fall protection systems and solutions, for £11 per share.
Safety Marketing Group (SMG), the world's largest consortium of independently owned safety equipment distributors, today released names of the Annual Partnership Conference Award Winners. These Awards includes Peak Performer Awards (Supplier and Distributor of the year), JMA (Joint Marketing Agreement) Awards, Award of Excellence, and GOLD Distributors and Suppliers.
ISEA is pleased to announce the appointment of Sheila Eads, president and chief executive officer of ERB Industries, to the ISEA Board of Trustees. Ms. Eads will serve a one-year term filling a vacancy left by Bob Gaither of Ansell Healthcare.
The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) has named Lydia Baugh to the newly created post of communications director. In this capacity, Baugh is responsible for developing and implementing the association’s communications strategy, which includes overseeing the communications activities of ISEA’s programs and providing strategic support to the President and senior management.
Since developing the first NIOSH-approved filtering facepiece in 1972, 3M Personal Safety Division (PSD) has been providing personal protective equipment to workers throughout the world for over 40 years.