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    MSA’s Custom Products Solutions

    March 6, 2015 by MSA

    March, 2015, CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. – MSA’s Custom Products group offers individually designed solutions for customer monitoring, control and data acquisition applications. Our design flexibility allows our custom products to meet virtually any gas monitoring need, as each custom system

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    French Version of Popular Crane Safety Program Just Released

    March 2, 2015 by Electrolab

    FEB. 2015, BELLEVILLE, Ont. – Overhead cranes are utilized in many industries because of their ability to lift and move heavy objects. But it also takes a skilled worker to operate them safely and effectively.   Safe Use & Operation

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    AIHA to Honor Extraordinary Contributions of Select OEHS Professionals at Mark of Excellence Awards Event

    February 25, 2015 by AIHA Communications

    Recipients will be recognized at the American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Exposition, May 30 — June 4, in Salt Lake City, Utah

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    Steve Piotraczk Joins Industrial Scientific as Vice President of Americas Sales

    February 20, 2015 by Industrial Scientific

    Steve brings more than 30 years of successful leadership experience in sales, marketing, manufacturing, and general management.

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    WHMIS has Changed to Adopt the GHS

    February 13, 2015 by Danatec

    CALGARY, Ab. – Canada’s national hazard communication standard, is changing to incorporate the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) – an internationally recognized standard for hazard classification and communication. On February 11, 2015, the Government of

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    MSA’s Ultima® OPIR-5 Open Path Infrared Detector

    February 10, 2015 by MSA

    Feb. 2015, CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa.  – Get continuous monitoring of methane, propane, and other combustible gases with the Ultima Open Path Infrared Detector. The system consists of an IR source and receiver which continuously monitor for methane in both the

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    GasGard® 100 Control System from MSA – Now available with display

    February 10, 2015 by MSA

    Feb. 2015, PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The GasGard 100 Control System, a scalable, high performance data acquisition/data-logging platform, is now available with a 10.4” TFT SVGA LED Panel PC with resistive touchscreen display providing intuitive and smart operator control. The user

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    New Program Tackles Complacency in the Workplace

    February 3, 2015 by Electrolab

    Feb. 2015 – BELLEVILLE, Ont. – Anyone who has performed the same job over and over knows that sometimes it’s difficult to remain focused on the task at hand. This emotional story helps to drive home the importance of recognizing

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    New Program Helps Employees Understand the Risks of Working with Asbestos

    January 28, 2015 by Electrolab

    Jan. 2015 – BELLEVILLE, Ont. – Asbestos can be found in thousands of homes and workplaces across the country. In general, asbestos-containing materials can be safe to work around as long as the materials are in good condition and are

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    New DVD Encourages Workers to Speak Up about Unsafe Behaviour

    December 18, 2014 by Electrolab

    Dec. 2014 – BELLEVILLE, Ont. – A new employee safety program has been released and deals specifically with encouraging employees to speak up when they see a co-worker engaged in unsafe behaviour so injuries and fatalities can be prevented.  

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    New Cut Protection Program Now Available from Electrolab Training Systems

    December 12, 2014 by Electrolab

    Dec. 2014 – BELLEVILLE, Ont. – A new employee safety program that deals specifically with cut protection is now available through Electrolab Training Systems. From a simple scratch to a major laceration requiring surgery, getting cut on the job can

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    New Program Informs Workers on the Effects of Working in Cold Weather

    December 3, 2014 by Electrolab

    Dec. 2014 – BELLEVILLE, Ont. – Anyone who works outside on a regular basis knows that at some point you will experience cold and wet weather conditions. These working conditions can threaten your ability to do your job safely, as

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    New Programs Tackle Two Important Safety Issues

    November 18, 2014 by Electrolab

    Nov. 2014 – BELLEVILLE, Ont. – Our two recently released programs each tackle an important safety issue for employees. Half of all fall-related deaths are from heights of less than 25 feet. This is why all workers, especially those working

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    New optrel e684 helmet allows welders to “set it and forget it” with fully automated shade level protection

    November 11, 2014 by Optrel

    Adaptive Shade Autopilot ADF technology automatically adjusts shade level to the welders’ parameters in full high definition viewing

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    Optrel to Launch Latest Innovations in Autodarkening Lens Technology at Fabtech

    November 7, 2014 by Optrel

    WHAT: Optrel, the global innovator of autodarkening filter technology for welding helmets, will launch its latest lens technology at Fabtech, November 11 – 14, 2014. The new optrel e684 is the only welding helmet with an ADF lens that fully

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    DuPont Announces Safety and Sustainability Awards Expanded Globally and Solicits Applications

    October 17, 2014 by DuPont

    Oct. 16, 2014, WILMINGTON, Del. — DuPont announces that its 2015 Safety and Sustainability Awards will be open to companies worldwide, rather than just those in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.  “Over the last decade, the DuPont

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    Office ergonomics online training launched by YOW Canada Inc.

    October 3, 2014 by YOW Canada

    October 6, 2014, OTTAWA — YOW Canada Inc., provider of WHMIS, TDG, and many more popular online training courses, is proud to announce the launch of their newest online course, Office Ergonomics! This course will help you identify risk factors

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    Jeff Campbell Atlantic Canada territory manager Showa-Best Glove

    September 23, 2014 by OHS Canada

    Mr. Terry Smith, National Sales Manager, Canada of Showa-Best Glove is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Jeff Campbell as Atlantic Canada territory manager. Mr. Campbell brings to this position over seven years of extensive experience. Showa-Best Glove is

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    New Programs to Educate Employees on Safe Driving and Forklift Safety

    September 23, 2014 by OHS Canada

    SEPTEMBER 2014 – BELLEVILLE, ONTARIO – Getting behind the wheel of any vehicle has the potential for serious injury. Two new programs have been released to help educate employees on the safe operation of motor vehicles and forklifts. Safe Driving

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    Devtra Celebrates 25th Anniversary

    September 19, 2014 by OHS Canada

    OAKVILLE, Ontario (September 11, 2014) — Devtra Inc., the producer of The Checker equipment inspection checklist books and The Checker Mobile, is celebrating 25 years in business this year. “We want to thank all of the clients and customers we’ve