Stand Up to Falls: Learn the ABCD’s of Fall Protection

A fall at work can be terrible. But, a fall from heights in the midst of an already dangerous job can be devastating. Do you know how to properly inspect your fall protection gear to ensure it is secure, compliant with OSHA regulations and comfortable?

Summertime and the Living is Noisy

Many young people get summer or afterschool jobs that involve farm work, construction, landscaping or theme parks, all of which can damage hearing. Prolonged exposure to high-noise volumes or even short exposures to high-level impulse sound can damage sensitive structures in the inner ear and cause noise-induced hearing loss and/or ringing in the ears. Learn more about how to protect loved ones from hearing loss.

Biomotion + Retroreflectivity = Being Seen Better in Low Light

Wrists, ankles, knees and torso. Those are the key locations where runners, bikers and construction workers should wear reflective material to help be the most visible.

OSHA Requirements and Regulations Change: Time to Trade in Old Equipment

Workers and safety managers can now trade in their old equipment for more than 170 DBI-3M™ SALA® and Protecta® Fall Protection Products and receive cash rebates.

Welding a Stronger Workforce Takes Teamwork: ISHN Article

There is mounting research that links strong workplace health and safety programs with less recordable injuries. This month’s ISHN magazine has an article “Welding a Stronger Workforce Takes Teamwork” by our own, Tom Reinholt, a Segment Marketer for Heavy Manufacturing in the US for the Personal Safety Division of 3M.

Welding a Stronger Workforce

This article first appeared on ISHN.com on April 1, 2017 and is reprinted with permission.

OSHA Walking-Working Standards: The Time for Training is Now

We invite you to join us on April 25th and 26th for 3M’s Southern California Safety Showcase, with two days of events, demonstrations and training opportunities to help you achieve compliance.

3M Celebrates International Women’s Day

Women contribute more to science than you might imagine at first. Today, 3M’s Women’s Leadership Forum (WLF) hosts various events organized to celebrate International Women’s Day and 3M takes active strides to foster inclusion of women at every level of the organization.

The Differences Between Disposable Respirators and Surgical Masks

Learn more about how while disposable respirators look similar to masks used during surgery and other medical procedures, the two are designed for very different purposes.

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.