Are Smartphones Smart to Use on a Job Site?

Expanding the ability to both hear and communicate with fellow workers while protecting against dangerous levels of noise is the purpose behind communication-enhanced hearing protection.

ANSI Approves New ISEA 121 Standard for Fall Protection for Tools

The new ANSI/ISEA 121-2018 standard establishes the minimum design, performance testing and labeling requirements for equipment solutions that reduce dropped objects incidents in industrial and occupational settings.

Is an Integrated PPE Solution the Right Fit for Your Welding Needs?

Have you thought about an integrated solution? This option may help when metalworking tasks change, you can remain protected without having to change your gear.

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)?

Don’t get Stuck! Planning for the Entry and Exit of a Confined Space

Every time you are going to enter a confined space you need to plan. In fact, one of the most important parts of confined space work is planning.

Understanding the Difference Between a Competent and Qualified Person

The phrases “competent person” and “qualified person” are often used in the safety industry, but confusion persists as to how the two relate to, and differ from, one another.

Setting Up a Successful Hearing Conservation Program: Christine Diestler’s Experience

I was able to achieve 100% support from the company’s health and safety leadership because they listened and believed in my passion about the importance of hearing protection.

Welding Fume: A Few Important Things to Consider

If you are not wearing a respirator, or have not been properly medically evaluated, trained or fitted and are using respiratory protection, there is still a chance you are breathing in welding fume.

Hearing What He Has to Say: Elliott Berger Retirement Interview

This month we say goodbye to one of our esteemed Division Scientists, Elliott Berger, as he retires from 3M.

Welcome to the World of Virtual Reality Safety Training

This new option is not meant to replace conventional hands-on training or instruction by in-person trainers, but it can be a beneficial tool used to supplement traditional forms of training.