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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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,

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    True North Introduces FR Clothing for the Canadian Safety Industry

    March 20, 2014 by OHS Canada

    Seattle, WA (February 11, 2013) – True North Gear®, the makers of DragonWear® fire resistant clothing, quality bags, is introducing the new CSA z96 certified high visibility FR clothing for the Canadian Safety industry. DragonWear has already been providing hi-viz

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    March 11, 2014 by OHS Canada

    MARCH 2014 – BELLEVILLE, ONTARIO – An emergency can happen at any time, usually when we least expect it. That’s why it is important to understand what to do when an emergency happens. This new program from ERI Safety Videos

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    February 11, 2014 by OHS Canada

    FEBRUARY 2014 – (BELLEVILLE, ONTARIO, Press Release) – A new leadership development series has been released by DuPont and is now available through Electrolab Training Systems. This new series is designed to help supervisors develop six critical soft skills including communication,

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    ILLUMAGEAR Introduces The Halo Light Personal Active Safety System

    January 27, 2014 by OHS Canada

    SEATTLE, Wash., U.S.A. (Press Release) – January 1, 2014 ILLUMAGEAR, a Seattle-based company focused on improving individual safety in risky environments, is pleased to introduce The Halo Light, a patented 360° personal active safety system (PASS) that attaches to any

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    Ontario Workers & Supervisors Health and Safety Awareness Online Training Launched by YOW Canada Inc.

    January 24, 2014 by OHS Canada

    Ottawa, Ont., January 24,  2014  (Press Release) YOW  Canada  Inc.,  provider  of  WHMIS,  TDG, and  many  more  popular  online  training  courses,  is proud  to  announce  the  launch  of  their  newest  online  courses, Ontario  Workers  and  Supervisors Health and Safety Awareness!   Effective July

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    January 8, 2014 by OHS Canada

    FRANKLIN,Pa.,U.S.A. – Jan. 6, 2014 (Press Release) Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announces its latest offering in the Miller AirCore ™ family of lightweight harnesses — the Miller AirCore™ Oil & Gas Harness. This harness, designed specifically for the oil and gas industry,

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    December 19, 2013 by OHS Canada

    (FRANKLIN, Pa., U.S.A, Press Release, December 3, 2013) Honeywell (NYSE: HON) launched today its new line of Miller AirCore™ Front D-ring Harnesses that are ideal for fall protection in a variety of ladder climbing, confined space and rescue applications. This new

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    Charter Welcomes 100th Member

    November 15, 2013 by OHS Canada

    CHILLIWACK, BC (Nov 14, 2013, Press Release) The BC Safety Charter announced today it has just welcomed its 100th member. E.A.R.A. Technologies Inc. became the latest organization to become a member when President and CEO Grenville B.H. Block sign the

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    Haws Welcomes New Haws Integrated Team Members

    November 14, 2013 by OHS Canada

    SPARKS, Nevada, USA (November 13, 2103, Press Release) Haws Corporation® proudly announces additional staff members to the Haws Integrated division. The team additions are in support of Haws’ continued success in the plumbing and emergency equipment industries. Larry Kilian –