Head protection for welders, portable lighting with a rechargeable battery and combustible dust management technology were among the top occupational safety and health products featured on ISHN.com this week.

Streamlight® introduces Stylus Pro® COB

Compact work light is USB rechargeable; offers hands-free options

January 11, 2018

Streamlight® Inc., a leading manufacturer of high-performance lighting equipment, introduced the Stylus Pro® COB, a sleek, compact USB rechargeable work light. The pen-sized light includes a pocket clip and integrated magnet for hands-free lighting, and a micro USB port that gives users the flexibility of on-the-go charging.

Introducing ArcGuard® Lift Front Arc Flash Hoods

Easy-open for fresh air; click-to-close for compliance

January 10, 2018

U.S. manufacturer National Safety Apparel releases ArcGuard® Lift Front Arc Flash Hoods featuring the latest arc flash industry innovations in one superior product. The lift front arc flash face shields were designed to solve the common problems of poor ventilation and overheating that often came with traditional hood designs.

Streamlight® launches PolyTac® X flashlight

New tactical light features high lumens, multiple battery options

January 9, 2018

Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, announced it has added a new model to its PolyTac® line of tactical lights to include an enhanced, dual fuel version. The new light, the PolyTac® X, features 600 lumens, and offers the versatility of a rechargeable battery option.

Handling combustible dusts

“Preventing dust explosions”

January 9, 2018

Many in the manufacturing industry are not knowledgeable about combustible dusts and the potential impact of those dusts on their business. Accidents such as the massive explosion at the Imperial Sugar factory in 2008 and increasingly stringent regulation and enforcement of standards for managing combustible dusts have raised awareness in the field.

Miller expands ClearLight™ lens technology to all digital welding helmets

Technology optimizes contrast and clarity in welding and light states, reducing eye strain

January 9, 2018

Miller Electric Mfg. Co., a leading worldwide manufacturer of arc welding equipment, is expanding its ClearLight Lens Technology to all digital welding helmets. ClearLight optimizes clarity for welding operators so they can produce better welds with less rework.

Wildeck awarded patent for innovative EdgeAlert™ Open Gate Alarm System

EdgeAlert™ safety device helps reduce accidents and OSHA violations by warning when elevated mezzanine platform gates are inadvertently left open

January 8, 2018

Wildeck, Inc., has been awarded U.S. Patent No. 9,834,975 for its innovative “Hazard Alert Device for Elevated Barrier,” know commercially as Wildeck’s EdgeAlert™ Open Gate Alarm System. The invention is just one example of the company’s emphasis on customer safety in all its product lines (guards, mezzanines, lifts, and access products).