EPA launches 4th annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings

On August 20, 2013, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) kicked off the 2013 Energy Star National Building Competition: Battle of the Buildings. Over 3,000 buildings have been entered in the competition to reduce waste and cut energy use....Read Full Article

BLS reports fatal work injuries declined in 2012

On August 22, 2013, the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released preliminary results of the 2012 National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries. This data showed an overall reduction in the number of deaths caused by work-related...Read Full Article

N95 Day is September 5

The second annual N95 day is fast approaching. The goal of this holiday, held annually on September 5th, is to provide thorough information to construction workers, painters, emergency responders, nurses, and other employees who are exposed to...Read Full Article

National Preparedness Month is here

September 2013 is the tenth annual National Preparedness Month, an event designed to encourage businesses, communities, and families to prepare for an emergency. As the official sponsor, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has launched a...Read Full Article

OSHA seeks feedback on proposed crystalline silica rule

On August 23, 2013, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) proposed a new rule that would increase limits on worker exposure to crystalline silica, which can cause lung cancer, kidney disease, silicosis, and chronic obstructive...Read Full Article

Workplace tips for a strong ergonomic process

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) explains ergonomics as the process of “fitting the job to the person.” This process can help improve productivity, reduce muscle fatigue, and lower the amount and seriousness of...Read Full Article

Motorola CLS Series™ two-way single channel radio boosts communication

Improve workplace safety and efficiency by speeding up communication with a Motorola CLS Series™ wireless UHF business band two-way radio. Perfect for warehouses, interior construction sites, offices, restaurants, schools, stores, and hotels,...Read Full Article

EPA introduces new online chemical information tool

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has developed a powerful new tool that allows users to quickly and easily access chemical information, such as data collected under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) and other resources compiled by the...Read Full Article

Agencies issue ammonium nitrate advisory

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) have released a new chemical hazard advisory outlining the risks involved with...Read Full Article

OSHA to enforce safety regulations on aircraft

On August 22, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a new policy to make aircraft cabins safer for work crews. The policy grants OSHA the authority to enforce certain health and...Read Full Article

Protect against chemicals with Showa® Best® NeoGrab™ gloves

Safeguard workers’ hands and forearms when they’re dealing with caustics, acids, greases, oils, and solvents. Provide 12” long Showa® Best® NeoGrab™ rough neoprene coated gloves for outstanding safety and...Read Full Article

PPE for the oil and gas industry

Many hazards in the oil and gas industry can be reduced with the right personal protective equipment (PPE). Training workers to understand risks and safety procedures can greatly impact workplace safety.Some of the most common PPE-related hazards in...Read Full Article

Offer employees comfortable, NS® Ruf-flex® cut resistant gloves

Make workplaces safer and increase productivity with rubber palm coated NS® Ruf-flex® 2 Kevlar® gloves. These comfortable gloves provide cut level 2 protection and can help limit  hand injuries in a wide variety of workplaces This...Read Full Article

NS® Ruf-flex Lite's textured rubber coating offers durability and a superior grip

The affordable NS® Ruf-flex® Lite black nylon string knit gloves can protect employees' hands in a variety of environments thanks to the rubber coating. The NS® Ruf-flex® Lite Black Rubber Coated Nylon String Knit Gloves feature...Read Full Article

Guard against harmful welding fumes with 3M 8515 N95 disposable respirator

Ideal for workers soldering, brazing, welding, and performing other tasks that may expose them to metal fumes, the 3M 8515 N95 disposable particulate welding respirator provides superior protection and comfort employees will appreciate. The...Read Full Article

NS® Performer Plus rubber coated gloves deliver comfort and flexibility

Supply workers handling equipment and manufacturing materials with superior hand protection. The NS® Performer® Plus premium rubber coated work gloves help reduce injuries at the workplace while keeping employees' hands comfortable...Read Full Article

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