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Ergodyne Adds “Dry” to Evaporative Cooling Vests

One of the biggest problems with evaporative cooling vests is that they can feel damp. The risk of heat stress isn’t any fun, but wearing a cooling vest that’s soggy and uncomfortable isn’t a good way to spend the workday(…)

Tools Meet Technology with the Proto RFID Tool Drawer

RFID technology makes tool storage and organization as easy as it’s ever been. The Proto rfidDrawer helps you manage tool inventory without paperwork, manual tracking or constant headaches. In the simplest terms, the rfidDrawer is a 215-unit tool chest (53-1/8″H(…)

The Greatest Thing for Tool Organization Since the Tool Belt

The Greatest Thing for Tool Organization Since the Tool Belt

PROTO knows how to make tools and tool storage for the toughest industrial conditions. The Next Generation Utility Cart is the latest example. The PROTO Next Generation Utility Cart is built to withstand various rugged workplace environments from the factory to(…)

No Canaries Needed: Gas Detection from BW Technologies is More Reliable

No Canaries Needed: Gas Detection from BW Technologies is More Reliable

Gas detection isn’t something to mess around with. Workers trust their gas detectors with their lives, and that’s why it’s important to make sure your gas detection comes from a trusted brand. BW Technologies by Honeywell certainly fits the bill.(…)

Hi Vis for the Active Worker

Not that long ago “style” wasn’t a word that you used to describe hi vis apparel. Over the past few years that’s been changing. The latest addition to the stylish high visibility gear category is the Phase 2 Jacket from(…)

A Perfect Tool for Both Welders and Nearby Workers

A Perfect Tool for Both Welders and Nearby Workers

One-Way Printed Welding Screens might be the best thing to happen to welding since the welding helmet. The reason? They provide multiple levels of protection and let welders do their jobs without having to worry about compromising the safety of(…)

Breaking News for Electrical Safety in the Workplace

There are some big changes happening in the 2015 Edition of the NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace, and you can study the new standard in detail as of this week. The 2015 standard is now available(…)

Danger in the Woodlands

One of the worst, if not the worst, wildfire seasons is predicted for California this summer. And areas in southern California have already experienced smokey outbreaks early this summer. That’s why it is especially important for wildland firefighters and emergency(…)

You’re Gonna Want This Tower Rescue Tool

An emergency tower rescue can be an intimidating experience to say the least. Workers need to feel like they are equipped with the safety equipment they need to get others down safely if an emergency happens. The new Rollgliss Pick-Off Strap from(…)

Rooftop Safety from Capital

  Capital Safety is routinely creating cutting edge fall protection tools. They’ve developed an impressive array of commerical “Tip-Over” Roof Top Anchors to keep workers safe on a wide range of roof types and materials. Capital has several of these innovative(…)