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Trends in ... fall protection

Inspection, training ‘essential’ to protecting workers, experts say
Wearing the right fall protection – and using it correctly – can save lives. However, many workers continue to die from fall-related injuries. Of the 937 fatalities that occurred in the construction industry in 2015, 350 were because of a fall to a lower level, OSHA states, adding that these deaths are preventable.
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Self-retracting lifeline

The V-TEC SRL features spring radial technology that is precision-made and pre-engineered and does not require calibration or adjustment, as seen in traditional SRLs.
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Welding series

MSA and Miller Electric Mfg. Co. are joining forces to manufacture welding shields and adapters for use with MSA hard hats.
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Gas detector

The Senscient ELDS Laser-Based Open Path Gas Detector can detect a wide range of flammable (methane, ethylene, sour gas) or toxic (ammonia, carbon dioxide, hydrogen chloride, hydrogen fluoride, hydrogen sulfide) gases for a broad range of industrial, oil and gas production, and petrochemical processing applications.
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Passive hearing protection

left/RIGHT Passive Hearing Protection Earmuffs are different from other earmuffs on the market – the cups are designed to account for the asymmetrical position of each ear on the head.
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Trends in ... respiratory protection

‘Strive for maximum safety’
An estimated 5 million workers are required to wear respirators in 1.3 million U.S. workplaces every year, in an effort to protect against “insufficient oxygen environments, harmful dusts, fogs, smokes, mists, gases, vapors, and sprays,” OSHA states.
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Safety goggle/faceshield

The Vertoggle Goggle/Faceshield Combination offers a high-performance goggle with a mounted, compact faceshield – providing complete eye and face impact/splash protection.
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