New Snap Hooks Can Help Improve Making Comfortable and Secure Connections

Traditionally, snap hooks or connectors used in fall protection help provide a secure connection point. However, workers will frequently anchor these connectors incorrectly. In work environments such as construction, tower climbing, scaffolding and steel erection, the use of connectors that are not rated for transverse loads may present inherent risks.

National Women in Apprenticeship Day: Saluting Women Who Weld

3M salutes women in the welding profession and supports Women in Apprenticeship Day, which is part of National Apprenticeship Week.

Cap 1 vs. Cap 2 Cartridges for CBRN – Tips to Help You Make an Appropriate Choice

Certain government grants for PPE require CBRN approval, and it is considered a best practice for emergency preparedness and patient decontamination to use a CBRN PAPR system.

Access: Supports for Living and 3M: Hearing the Call to Support Our Military On and Off the Field

3M is proud of being able to help support the Access mission that provides much needed services and employment opportunities for severely disabled individuals, including disabled military veterans.

Go Ahead, Welders: Embrace Movember

You’ll work smarter, not harder — and you can keep your several styles of facial hair while doing it. So go ahead and join the Movember movement. It’s a great cause and shows solidarity for men’s health worldwide!

Meet Scientist and Essay Winner Jamie Schenk: Her ASSE Experience

Jamie is this year’s 3M New Occupational Health and Safety Professional Essay Award contest winner, which is open to OHS new professionals who have been working in the field for five years or less.

The New Look Workforce: How Will Changing Demographics Affect the Practice of Occupational Safety and Health

To ensure the workplace remains safe, companies must adapt to an increasingly diverse racial and ethnic workforce. It is critical that the workplace understands the diversity of its workforce and how workers of different backgrounds approach, comprehend, and practice on-the-job safety.

CBRN PAPR: Be Prepared, Breathe Easy

From preparation to clean-up, you need leading personal protective equipment (PPE) and tools for inspection of inventory that can help protect first receivers from some of the most challenging contaminants imaginable.