ISEA, the leading association for personal protective equipment and technologies, and 
ANSI-accredited standards developing organization, is pleased to welcome Superior Glove and Arkane as its newest members.

Bosch's annual key event,  Bosch Connected World  Chicago, will  be held at Morgan Manufacturing on September 27 and 28.  500+ Bosch Executives, customers, partners, 
as well as senior leaders are expected to attend, discuss trends, real-world 
implementations, and up and down industry value chains. 
ISEA Members enter "IoTChicago" during registration to receive a $250 discount.
View the flyer here.


Safety 2016 Attendee Awards Winners (3M Safety, Ansell, DuPont Protective Solutions, Encon Safety Products, Ergodyne, Gateway Safety, MSA, Moldex,
Radians, Superior Glove)

"Construction and other outdoor work doesn't end once the temperature drops," said 
Megan Tansom, senior product specialist, Ergodyne. "So we're adding a few options and 
making functional updates to current products to improve the utility and value of our 
GloWear  Thermal Jackets."

Tyco, a global fire safety and security company that owns Scott Safety, is set to merge 
with Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls after shareholders of both companies approved 
the merger Aug. 17.

Magid Expands Clothing Line to Include Innovative Flame Resistant and Breathable Welding Jacket

"Welding environments expose workers to high temperature environments," says 
Jennifer Walrich, Product Manager at Magid. "Our new welding jacket, manufactured 
in our Chicagoland facility, has caught the attention of safety professionals because it 
solves the problem of protecting workers while keeping them comfortable so their work 
is not compromised or interrupted."

Personal protective equipment provider is acknowledged by both the Village of 
Northbrook and the Illinois Senate for eight decades of service

Sonepar USA plans to combine and rebrand its Hagemeyer North America-Industrial 
Distribution Group (IDG) business under the Vallen brand as of mid-October 2016.

Survey respondents detail what is important when purchasing PPE, what they would do if resources were not an issue.


OSHA cited the company for repeated violations, like not making sure employees used appropriate eye and face protection. Employees were also exposed to trip-and-fall hazards resulting from a lack of proper drainage.

For more information on policy related topics, contact ISEA's Government Relations Director
Dan Glucksman  at 703-525-1695.


This ground-breaking system brings the future of firefighting into clear view for those on 
the front line and is set to revolutionize the industry.

According to 3M safety specialist Brad Young, the event is to keep safety at the forefront of everyone's minds.

KLEENGUARD A20 Coveralls from Kimberly-Clark Professional represent an ideal 
solution for protecting workers from heat exhaustion. Made with light, breathable SMS 
fabric, they are able to maximise sweat evaporation while at the same time providing 
barrier protection against dry particulates.

Not Enough Construction Workers Wearing Protective Equipment in Saskatchewan

According to the 2015 WCB annual report, construction trades helpers and laborers 
had the fourth-highest number of total claims accepted in the province (775 claims).


Send company events and important announcements to include in the MID to 
Lydia Baugh.   For policy related questions, please contact Dan Glucksman 
at 703-525-1695.

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