LIFE® Emergency Oxygen Softpac™, a lightweight, portable companion for your AED, provides supplemental oxygen to a breathing victim before the onset of fibrillation, oxygen enriched CPR to a non-breathing victim, or continued supplemental oxygen after successful defibrillation. Life Corp., Milwaukee, WI.
Each respirator system from Allegro Industries is easily ordered with one part number and comes complete with a MSHA/ NIOSH-approved, continuous flow full-mask, half-mask or hood-style supplied air respirator, an ambient air pump, and 50 or 100 feet of breathing air hose. The systems are ideal for non-IDLH environments. Allegro Industries, Garden Grove, CA.
The new Bullard Sabre® Tornado modular respiratory system allows users to choose from six different application-specific headtops and configure them with either a lightweight T-Power® powered air-purifying unit or the T-A-Line® continuous flow airline unit. All headtops are interchangeable and NIOSH-approved. Bullard, Cynthiana, KY.
Brookdale International Systems’ patented EVAC-U8® combines a DuPont Kapton® hood and high-tech air filter to protect people against deadly toxic smoke while evacuating from fire, chemical or other emergencies in homes, offices, factories, hospitals, aircraft, or marine vessels. Brookdale International Systems, Inc., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
While both ISI Viking® models share the same backframe, harness and facemask with AirSwitch® regulator, the Viking Digital model adds in-mask heads-up LED air status display and voice microphone. Built into the nosepiece inside the facemask, a four-stage LED displays SCBA status without distraction. ISI (International Safety Instruments), Lawrenceville, GA.
Draeger Safety’s Aerotest Simultan LP compressed air testers measure the quality of breathing air from either compressors/filling stations or air supply lines by means of quantitative measurements of the contaminants CO, CO2, oil mist, and H2O vapor. Measurements for levels of contaminants are made at regular intervals to ensure user safety. Draeger Safety, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA.
Georgia Steel & Chemical’s heavy-duty detergent is a powerful, concentrated cleaner specifically formulated to remove common industrial debris from respirator mask surfaces prior to disinfecting. This chemistry is biodegradable, non-corrosive, and contains no alcohol or phosphates. Georgia Steel & Chemical Co., Inc., Annapolis Junction, MD.
The Speedglas® Fresh-air® II 9000 video explains the features, basic operation and maintenance of three different welding respiratory systems. All systems have been approved to the current NIOSH 42 CFR 84 standard. Hornell Speedglas, Inc., Twinsburg, OH.
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Among the articles in the January 2021 issue of ISHN Magazine, we continue a series on whistleblowers, offer support for lone workers and provide an exclusive analysis of OSHA under the Biden Administration with commentary from a variety of experts.