New! Pyramex™ Emerge full magnifying lens safety glasses

Northern Safety announces the release of an exciting new product for 2013 that offers an ideal solution for employees who need eye protection with full lens magnification.  In addition to providing magnification below eye level, the full lens...Read Full Article

Protect against light liquid splash with NS® ActivGARD® aprons

Safeguard workers by providing high-quality protective clothing. NS® ActivGARD® disposable polyethylene-coated aprons are an ideal option for employees in pharmaceutical, printing, and industries that need light-duty protection.

 Durable...Read Full Article

EPA proposes new standards for cleaner fuels and cars

On March 29, 2013, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed new standards for cars and gasoline that will greatly reduce pollution, help prevent pollution-related premature deaths and illnesses, and improve efficiency in vehicles....Read Full Article

Moldex Rockets® corded ear plugs simplify hearing protection

With the proper protection employers can help keep workers’ hearing safe. Moldex Rockets® corded ear plugs are a comfortable and convenient option for loud workplaces. 

 Workers will appreciate the ear plugs' flexible flanges and...Read Full Article

OSHA to discuss crane operator certification standards

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has scheduled three meetings to discuss the certification requirements for crane operators in the construction industry. These meetings will take place on April 2 and 3, 2013 in Washington,...Read Full Article

Prepare for tornado season

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) stresses that tornado preparedness for businesses requires a plan that includes a continuous process of gathering equipment and supplies, training workers, and practicing emergency...Read Full Article

Tips for trash collection safety

Employers can protect trash collection workers by helping them understand common hazards and providing appropriate safety training and equipment. The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) reports that garbage truck drivers and...Read Full Article

What is toluene?

Many industries use products that contain toluene and workers should be aware of the risks. Protect employees by training them to identify hazards and use proper safety procedures when handling this dangerous chemical. Toluene is a clear, colorless...Read Full Article

Safely store flammable liquids in a 90-gallon Justrite Sure-Grip® EX cabinet

Construction crews, oil and gas drilling teams, farm workers, manufacturing employees, and other members of the industrial workforce use flammable and combustible liquids to fuel their equipment and complete tasks. Help reduce risk by storing these...Read Full Article

Effective protection: 3M P100 organic vapors / acid gases respirator cartridges

Reduce injury and illness in workers exposed to hazardous levels of organic vapors and acid gases. 3M respirator cartridges provide superior respiratory protection for work crews in petrochemical and chemical processing, utilities, pharmaceuticals,...Read Full Article

Respond quickly with a convenient SPC economy universal spill kit

Spills can happen at any worksite and, when they do, workers need to take immediate action. Prepare teams for emergencies by providing convenient and cost-effective SPC universal spill kits. These kits contain all the supplies workers need to clean...Read Full Article

Ensure continued comfort with NS® Power Shell® replacement brow pads

Deliver safety and extra comfort to workers by providing NS® Power Shell® replacement brow pads. These super absorbent cotton pads help keep stinging sweat out of workers’ eyes while using head protection in hot conditions....Read Full Article

Tips to protect workers from insects, rodents, and snakes

Reduce injuries and illness caused by insects, rodents, and snakes by educating workers and providing appropriate protection. Below are tips from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) employers can share with work crews to help...Read Full Article

North American Occupational Safety and Health Week is approaching

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is being joined by the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and other Alliance Partners to raise workplace safety awareness for the...Read Full Article

Quiz: Test your ladder safety knowledge

Help reduce injuries by ensuring workers use ladders safely. Below are 12 questions based on information from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) that will help test your knowledge of ladder safety...Read Full Article

National Drug Take-Back Day is April 27

Saturday, April 27, 2013 is National Drug Take-Back Day, an event created by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to encourage safe disposal of medications and educate the public on the risks of incorrectly discarding drugs....Read Full Article

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