This case study examines two different welding PPE configurations being tested and the outcomes at a major shipbuilding facility.
Helpful Information for Assistance to Firefighters Grant Applications for COVID-19 PPE
The next cycle of the AFG-S grant program to purchase many types of light PPE opens on October 6th to volunteer fire departments and combination departments only and the application period will remain open until November 13th.
OH&S Magazine Spotlight: The Complexities of Achieving Comfort in Fall Protection Harnesses
Learn more about how a weight distribution system (WDS) can help fall protection harnesses be more comfortable for those tasked with the dangerous job of working at height.
Disinfection of PPE for Working Safely in Construction During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Find out more about how to properly disinfect reusable personal protective equipment to help maintain safe working conditions throughout construction job sites.
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.
ISHN Article: Behind the Numbers, Understanding Hearing Protector Ratings and Fit Testing
Learn more about the differences and applications of the Noise Reduction Rating (NRR) and Personal Attenuation Rating (PAR) when it comes to selecting appropriate hearing protectors and why fit-testing is also an important component.
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.
OH&S Magazine Spotlight: Addressing Confined Spaces and Heat Stress Concerns
Working in confined spaces can be dangerous, but learning how to identify and plan for the risks and hazards can help avoid injuries.
Synergist Article Recap: Making Sense of Sensors in PPE
Find out more about how wearable sensors integrated into PPE can enhance existing safety program policies, practices, and procedures.
OH&S Magazine Spotlight: Reducing Silica Exposure Amongst Stone Countertop Workers
Read about silica exposure, the risks stone countertop fabrication workers are facing and important steps that can be taken to help protect them.