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Trends in ... hand protection

‘No gloves? No hand protection’
Hand protection manufacturers are striving to produce thinner, lighter and more comfortable gloves to help ensure worker compliance. Here, industry insiders discuss updates to hand protection standards, the importance of comfort and why holding onto your favorite pair of work gloves might not be the best decision.
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Work glove

Advancements in nanofabrication have resulted in the development of G-Tek Suprene, a new graphene-based fiber that is proving to be among the highest in resistance to cut and tear.
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Trends in ... hearing protection

Workers: Don’t limit your ability to hear
Approximately 22 million workers are exposed to potentially damaging noise on the job every year, according to OSHA. Damaging noise can result in noise-induced hearing loss – something that OSHA notes “limits your ability to hear high-frequency sounds and understand speech, which seriously impairs your ability to communicate.”
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Earmuffs

SECURE Hearing Protective Ear Muffs by Hellberg feature three models using the latest in insulating and dampening materials for optimal, color-coded attenuation levels.
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Protective Industrial Products Inc.

Protective Industrial Products Inc., based in Latham, NY, has added to its sales team. Matt Mosely has joined PIP as a national account manager and will be responsible for Airgas, Anixter, DGI/DoAll, Staples and Veritiv.
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Trends in ... eye protection

Getting it right
Workplace-related eye injuries often are caused by one of two things: Workers aren’t wearing eye protection at the time of the incident, or they’re wearing the wrong kind of protection for the task at hand, according to the American Optometric Association.
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Protective Industrial Products Inc.

Protective Industrial Products Inc., a Latham, NY-based supplier of hand protection and personal protective equipment to wholesalers and distributors worldwide, has announced the acquisition of Century Glove Inc.
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Trends in ... women's PPE

Outfitting the entire workforce

Historically, PPE has been designed with a man’s body size and shape in mind. But when Safety+Health reached out to the International Safety Equipment Association regarding progress on designing personal protective equipment for women, manufacturers’ representatives were quick to respond.


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