Top products of the week
A headlamp for hazardous locations, “smart” gloves and a horizontal lifeline for fall arrest were among the top occupational safety and health products featured on ISHN.com this week.
Rig Dog™ Xtreme offers advanced impact resistance and cut protection in three models designed for specific working conditions
Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced at NSC Expo a new line of award-winning, impact-resistant gloves — Rig DogTM Xtreme — designed to protect workers from hand and finger injuries while working with hammers, tools and heavy machinery typical of the oil and gas industry.
Model 1050 doubles the suction power and vacuums up to 10,000 lbs/hr (4,500 kg/hr) of heavy & abrasive materials including steel shot, grit, foundry sand and cement
VAC-U-MAX celebrates its 65-year anniversary by expanding the industrial vacuum cleaning product range with the new Model 1050, a continuous-duty industrial vacuum cleaning system designed to vacuum high-density materials such as steel shot, grit, cement, foundry sand and other similar materials. The Model 1050 vacuums up to 10,000 lbs (4,500 kg) per hour of materials such as Portland cement from distances up to 30 feet (9m) away.
First all-day wireless VR/AR haptic glove built for the enterprise
BeBop Sensors www.bebopsensors.com, the leader in smart fabric sensor technology with over four million state-of-the-art wearable smart fabric sensors shipped, announced today the new BeBop Sensors Forte Data Glove Enterprise Edition, the first all-day affordable high performance wireless VR/AR haptic glove built for business.
New wi-fi battery instantly transmits data from Ventis Pro5 monitors to iNet Now for real-time monitoring using existing infrastructure.
Industrial Scientific, a global leader in connected sensing technology, is pleased to announce the expansion of its connected safety portfolio to include a new wi-fi battery for the Ventis Pro5 Multi-Gas Monitor for customers in the United States and Canada. The new battery uses standard wi-fi networks to instantly transmit data directly to cloud-based iNet® Now software, providing real-time alerts and visibility into gas hazards, panic, and man-down situations.
Rechargeable, intrinsically safe, multi-function light features three lighting modes
Streamlight®, Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting, has introduced the USB HAZ-LO®, a rechargeable, multi-function and intrinsically safe headlamp that is suitable for use in Class 1, Division 1 hazardous locations faced by many industrial professionals. The new headlamp features three lighting modes to cover a variety of tasks: a spotlight for a focused beam; a flood setting for soft area illumination that won’t tire eyes; and a spot/flood combination for maximum light output.
There are many situations where being easily located can mean life or death
Leo Fernandez was looking for a way to set himself apart from competitors in the printing industry. After some research as well as trial and error, he was able to create a high strength glow material for implementation onto a wide variety of components. What he came up with was a glow-in-the-dark material many times brighter than he’d ever seen, he called this material “Super-Glow.”
At NSC 2019:
Guardian Fall Protection, a Pure Safety Group (PSG) brand, has unveiled its new HTL Horizontal Lifeline (HLL) for use in fall protection systems. The horizontal anchorage accommodates two workers in fall arrest at 30-, 60- and 100-foot lengths.
At NSC 2019:
New 2019 products represent Checkmate’s expansion into North America market
Checkmate, a Pure Safety Group (PSG) brand, will unveil the line up of Checkmate Xcalibre Self-Retracting Lifelines (SRLs) for North America at the 2019 National Safety Congress & Expo in San Diego. The lifelines range from 25 to 130 feet and are available in North America as well as Europe, as Checkmate continues to expand the availability of its product lines. The Xcalibre product line includes some of the most lightweight SRLs on the market today, with excellent serviceability and exceptional performance.