Helping Achieve Comfort with Head Protection

Read more about what to consider when evaluating head protection for comfort, safety, and compliance.

How Choosing the Right Eye Protection Can Help Workers Achieve Comfort and Compliance

See more about how different types of protective eyewear models can not only help protect workers but may also increase the comfort level.

Understanding More About the Hazards of Smelting and Casting

Review some of the hazards encountered during smelting and casting applications, as well as other activities associated with the primary metal manufacturing industries, and the PPE available.

Fall Protection Safety Tip: Inspect Your SRL Before Each Use

Learn more about how to protect yourself while working at heights by reviewing steps to inspect your SRL/SRDs.

Global Science of Safety Podcast: Respiratory Protection Part 2

Dive deeper into the different types and styles of respirators and concepts such as fit, comfort, and PPE compatibility with part two of this respiratory protection podcast.

Women Firefighters for the Future

Learn more about issues women face in the firefighting industry, the benefits of having a more inclusive workforce, and what is being done to attract more women to this important field.

Testimonial: Using the 3M™ Scott™ Vision C5 Facepiece with E-Z Flo C5 Regulator to Achieve Lion’s Den Status in the Firefighter Combat Challenge

Learn more about Lianne McAuley’s experience that tests a firefighter’s physical strength, endurance, and mental fortitude, and is arguably the toughest competition in sports.

Global Science of Safety Podcast: Respiratory Protection Selection Part I

Learn some fundamental concepts for respiratory protection selection.

Why is NIOSH Certification of Respiratory Protection Important?

respirator assembly after the respirator has been evaluated in the laboratory and found to comply with all requirements of Title 42, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 84, and after the manufacturer’s quality plan is determined to be satisfactory.

Are Your Workers Protected?

Do you know what level of protection your employees are receiving from their hearing protectors? Now you can with a field attenuation estimation system (FAES). The 3M™ E-A-Rfit™ Dual-Ear Validation System can help provide value for your hearing loss prevention program (HLPP).

Do You Know About the ANSI Z359.14 Self-Retracting Devices Standard Update? Find Out Here.

Learn more about what changes manufacturers will have to make for self-retracting devices (SRDs) on fall protection.

Do You Know the History of the 3M N95 and E•A•R Plug?

Learn more about the history and innovations behind 3M N95 respiratory protection and earplug hearing protection.

Find Out More About the Global Science of Safety Podcast

Whether you’re a safety professional, Occupational Hygienist, someone with any level of WHS responsibility in the workplace, a user of safety equipment or a safety nerd, then this is the podcast for you!

Download the Construction Working at Heights eBook Today!

Get the information you need to help implement safety solutions tailored to your worksite.

Exploring the Hazards of Welding and Some Helpful PPE Choices You Can Make

Learn more about what PPE and other measures that can be taken to protect those who engage in important welding and grinding applications.

Stay Up to Date: Subscribe to the 3M Fall Protection Newsletter

Read our quick newsletter for training opportunities, trends, top products, and other important fall protection information.

Steps to Help Protect Yourself from the Hazards of Wood Dust

Employers and safety managers must consider the importance of control measures, including using dust-reducing abrasive tools as well as respiratory protection, when necessary.

The Value of Advancing Workplace Safety and Health

Read our whitepaper to learn more about how investment in the safety and health of your workforce has appreciable benefits for workers, communities, businesses, and economies.

Ten Considerations when Selecting Respiratory Protection

Achieving a proper fit and seal will help you get the most protection out of your respiratory PPE.

Comfort Considerations When Picking Respiratory Protection

Learn more about the wide variety of innovative technologies and features designed to enhance user comfort and help promote wear time for many types of respiratory protection.

10 Ways You Should Think About SCBA Comfort

You may think the comfort of an SCBA is subjective, but it’s really not. Find out more about how firefighters should judge the comfort of their SCBA.

Keeping the Chill Out: Advice for Preventing Cold Stress

Baby, it’s cold outside. But for anyone who works outside or in a cold environment, this is no joke. You may be at risk for cold stress.

PPE Selection for Working Safely in Construction During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Explore the many different types of solutions available to help protect your workers and maintain safe construction worksites.

General Guidelines for Working Safely in Construction During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Consider what additional requirements and steps employers should be taking to help protect the health and safety workers on construction job sites.

Beryllium Hazard: An Overview on Regulation Requirements Changes

The provisions reduce the Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL) over an eight-hour period and establish a new 15-minute Short Term Exposure Limit (STEL). Because of these changes to the exposure levels, employers have requirements that they must meet.

Reusable Respirators and PAPRs in Healthcare Settings

Find out more about the benefits of using reusable respirators (RR) and powered air purifying respirators (PAPR) in healthcare settings.

VLOG: Fluid Resistance Testing for Surgical Masks and Respirators

Find out more about the testing used to see if fluid penetrates surgical masks and respirators.

Selecting N95 Respiratory Protection for Healthcare Workers

Learn more about surgical N95 respirators and using respiratory protection in a healthcare setting.

The Challenges of Construction Noise Exposure

Learn how to protect construction workers from hazardous noise while still allowing them to hear the critical sounds needed to perform their job safely and productively.

Flood Protection and Above the Shoulders PPE

With floods come hazards such as mold or airborne dusts containing harmful substances. Consider what personal protective equipment (PPE) you may need to help safely clean-up after the storm.

Using PAPRs in Clinical and Healthcare Settings

Are you a professional looking to improve personnel safety in the healthcare environment through the appropriate use of personal protective equipment (PPE)?

The Differences Between Disposable Respirators and Surgical Masks

While disposable respirators look similar to masks used during surgery and other medical procedures, the two are designed for very different purposes.