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.


Changes to noise regulations for the construction industry could affect a variety of 
areas, from noise limitations to employer responsibilities.

Time Tested: 100-Year-Old U.S. Manufacturing Companies (MSA Safety)

A horrific workplace accident led to the start of the company that would 
become  MSA Safety Inc.  

Each month, EHS Today's print edition brings you the latest in footwear, clothing, 
gloves, training, software and more.

"Congratulations to these six schools," said Grainger Chairman, President and CEO, 
Jim Ryan.  "The Grainger Tools for Tomorrow scholarship program started with seven 
community colleges in 2006, and now includes 125 schools.  

The 10 companies honored as America's Safest represent a variety of industries 
and embody the best in safety culture leadership.

The skills shortage was most acute in the public sector, where 80 per cent of 
companies said their budgets were being affected by the difficulty to find staff.

Exhibitor applications for A+A 2017, International Trade Fair with Congress for 
Safety, Security and Health at Work, are now available online at
The deadline for reserving exhibit space at A+A 2017 is December 1, 2016. The event 
will be held from October 17 - 20, 2017 at the fairgrounds in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Growing Adoption of Intelligent Hearing Protection Devices in Diverse Industries 


The Occupational Safety and Health Administration's National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health will hold a meeting of the Emergency Response and Preparedness Subcommittee on Sept. 7-9, 2016, in Washington, D.C.

NIOSH will offer the webinar, "The Science Behind Respirator Fit Testing in the 
Workplace: Past, Present, and Future," on N95 Day, Sept. 6, 2016.

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


The first ever national, one-day conference dedicated to work at height is entitled - 
Implementing change and innovation in work at height - will be held at on Thursday, 
13 October 2016 at Holywell Park Conference Centre, Loughborough University, 
Loughborough, Leicestershire. 

Auxetic Structures for Practical Applications , with principal investigator Dr. Lesley Berhan, 
will receive  $50,000  to develop auxetic composites that are suitable for a broad range of applications spanning several industries, including personal protective equipment, and 
structural and noise vibration applications in the automotive and aerospace sectors.


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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