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  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Optrel weldcap reinvents the welding helmet with radical, casual new design

    July 24, 2014 by OHS Canada

    July 15, 2014, EAST GREENWICH, RHODE ISLAND – Optrel Inc., the global innovator of auto-darkening filter technology for welding helmets, has reinvented the welding helmet with a radical, casual new design: weldcap®. The new optrel weldcap combines the lightweight wear

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Two New Arc Flash Full Body Harnesses from MSA

    July 21, 2014 by OHS Canada

    PITTSBURGH, Pa., July 2014 – MSA Safety, Inc. introduces the EVOTECH® and Workman® Arc Flash Full Body Harnesses designed to self-extinguish quickly to prevent melting or dripping in the event of an arc flash. These innovative harnesses help to keep

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Air Systems International, Inc. Releases 2014-2015 Master Catalog

    July 18, 2014 by OHS Canada

    Chesapeake, Virginia (July 17, 2014) — Air Systems International Inc. introduces its new 2014-2015 Master Catalog in print and digital forms.  The Catalog features Air Systems’ most popular items, including the Breather Box™, the Auto-Air Breather Box™, the Saddle Vent®

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    NEW PROGRAMS TO EDUCATE EMPLOYEES ON FALL PROTECTION, BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS AND HYDROGEN SULFIDE

    July 17, 2014 by OHS Canada

    JULY 2014 – BELLEVILLE, ONTARIO – Three new programs have been released to educate employees on three different but equally important safety topics. Fall Protection Case History was developed to help train employees in various industries and stresses the importance

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Drger celebrates opening of new office and design centre in Canada

    July 14, 2014 by OHS Canada

    Toronto – Dräger recently held the grand opening celebration of its new office and design center in Mississauga, Ontario. 2014 marks the 125th anniversary of the global medical and safety company based in Lübeck, Germany, as well as the 25th

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Impacto Protective Products Ranks No. 451 on the 2014 PROFIT 500

    June 19, 2014 by OHS Canada

    Belleville, Ontario (June 12, 2014) — Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked Impacto Protective Products Inc. 451 on the 26th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the July issue of Canadian Business and online

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    NEW PROGRAM TO EDUCATE EMPLOYEES ON THE RISKS OF DISTRACTED DRIVING

    June 17, 2014 by OHS Canada

    JUNE 2014 – BELLEVILLE, ONTARIO – A new safety program has been released by DuPont Sustainable Solutions and is now available through Electrolab Training Systems. Sometimes it seems that multitasking is the only way to get everything accomplished in this

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Haws Wins Nevada Business Magazine Family-Owned Business Award

    June 13, 2014 by OHS Canada

    [Sparks, NevadaUSA] – Family-owned businesses are the backbone of Nevada’s economy and this year Haws was nominated for the Nevada Business Magazine’s 2014 Family-Owned Business Award in “The More the Merrier” category. With several hundred entries, a nomination in itself

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Stay Compliant, Safe and Sustainable Through CSA Pipeline , Environment and GHG Training

    June 5, 2014 by OHS Canada

    Employees of organizations in Alberta, British Columbiaand Saskatchewanwhich design, construction and maintain Canada’s pipeline systems must be properly trained to stay safe and compliant on the work site with the Z662 pipeline standard . Additionally, these organizations need training on

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Haws Launches Redesigned, Feature-Rich Website

    May 28, 2014 by OHS Canada

    The new and completely redesigned website offers visitors enhanced features, detailed product information and resources for a quality customer experience. Haws, a manufacturer of emergency response and hydration equipment, announced the release of their refreshed website containing various expanded and

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    3M Canada Introduces Unique Mobile Safety App

    May 13, 2014 by OHS Canada

    London, ON (Tuesday, May 13, 2014) – The Personal Safety Division of 3M Canada today announced the launch of the 3M Safety App. The first of its kind, the Safety App from 3M takes a complex catalogue of Personal Protective

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    New Optrel e3000 Powered Air Purifying Respirator Provides

    April 23, 2014 by OHS Canada

    (EAST GREENWICH, Rhode Island, USA, April 23, 2014) — Optrel Inc., the global innovator of auto-darkening filter technology for welding helmets, has introduced the new e3000, a NIOSH-approved powered air purifying respirator (PAPR) that optimizes welder uptime while minimizing distractions. Designed with

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    MSAs TriGas Monitoring System

    April 22, 2014 by OHS Canada

    (PITTSBURGH, Pa, April  2014) – The TriGas Monitoring System consists of up to three sensors with either Ultima® X3 Technology’s digital communications or Ultima X 4/20mA output with on-board LEDs and relays to provide local alarms. This TriGas system offers

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Haws Announces New Hires and Internal Promotions

    April 16, 2014 by OHS Canada

    (SPARKS, Nevada, USA, April 15, 2014) – Haws Corporation® is pleased to announce several additional team members as well as internal promotions within various company departments. These additions are in support of Haws’continued success in the emergency equipment and hydration

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Introducing the ALTAIR 2X Line of Gas Detectors…Simply Revolutionary Technology from MSA

    April 16, 2014 by OHS Canada

    (PITTSBURGH, Pa., USA, April 11, 2014) – MSA, the Safety Company, introduces the ALTAIR 2X Platform of Gas Detectors. This first-of-its-kind, one- or two-gas detector introduces breakthroughs that incorporate industry-leading XCell® Sensor technology to deliver unparalleled performance while drastically minimizing

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    The Fas-Trac III Ratchet Suspension is the Cure for Head Protection Headaches!

    April 3, 2014 by OHS Canada

    PITTSBURGH, Pa., April 1, 2014 – MSA, the world’s leading manufacturer of protective helmets, introduces the Fas-Trac® III Ratchet Suspension, designed to improve comfort, retention and stability.  Developed with input from hundreds of customers, the new Fas-Trac lll Ratchet Suspension

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    NEW HOUSEKEEPING SAFETY PROGRAM NOW AVAILABLE

    April 2, 2014 by OHS Canada

    APRIL 2014 – BELLEVILLE, ONTARIO – A new housekeeping safety program has been released by DuPont and is now available through Electrolab Training Systems. Tripping on objects in a walkway, being hit by falling objects, and slipping on greasy, wet,

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Dentec Safety makes acquisition

    March 31, 2014 by OHS Canada

    Newmarket ON – 2014 Claudio Dente, President of Dentec Safety Specialists, is happy to announce that Dentec has purchased the US Safety respirator operation from MCR Safety as of March 7, 2014. Mr. Dente said, “the Comfort-Air® and Comfort-Ease™ products

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Superior Glove Requalifies as One of Canadas Best Managed Companies

    March 26, 2014 by OHS Canada

    Toronto, ON – March 25, 2014 – Superior Glove Works Ltd. triumphed over hundreds of other applicants and is pleased to announce that it has earned its second consecutive designation with Canada’s Best Managed Companies program. This prestigious national award

  • Press Releases Health & Safety

    Danatec Introduces Bear Essentials Online Training

    March 25, 2014 by OHS Canada

    CALGARY, AB, March 25, 2014 – Danatec is pleased to announce their partnership with the Alberta Hunter Education Instructors’ Association (AHEIA) to offer a variety of workplace safety courses focused on Bear and Wilderness Essentials. This Bear Essentials Online Course