February 1, 2016
ISEA, the leading association for personal protective equipment and technologies, and ANSI accredited standards developing organization, is pleased to announce the addition of new associate member company, Luxfer Gas Cylinders.

Online registration will open this week. Hotel registrations are now available.

3M Joins Forces of its Personal Safety Division and Capital Safety Business at 
World of Concrete
"We are thrilled to exhibit alongside Capital Safety at World of Concrete," says 
Scott Helterbrand, National Sales Manager, 3M Personal Safety Division. 

Keys to Preventing Eye Injuries (Speakman Company)speakman

The best reason to maintain a top-of-the-line PPE program, including employees' critical 
eye and face protection, is to prevent a life-changing injury.

In the midst of cold and flu season, Americans take smart steps to stay healthy.

A new  video from the National Association of Tower Erectors is reminding tower industry 
personnel to check personal protective equipment on a daily basis.

Some only care that there is a standard that can be cited when they buy personal protective equipment. Others feel that the process is nothing more than a forum for manufacturers to 
create new requirements to fuel increased sales.

"The danger to these employees was real and present and known to this employer. 
Not only did A S General Construction not provide required fall protection, it did not train 
the employees to work safely on scaffolds and had the workers climbing damaged and 
improperly set up ladders. 

NIOSH is seeking comment on a proposed study aimed at determining the effectiveness and economic return of a state-sponsored workers' wellness program. 

Employment of workers aged 65 or older grew by 101 percent between 1997 and 2007, 
while employment of individuals 75 and older increased by 172 percent, according to the 
Bureau of Labor Statistics. 
New store features Lab & Scientific Products; Professional Medical Supplies; Power & Hand 
Tools; Additive Manufacturing Products including 3D printing products; Janitorial & Sanitation Supplies; Occupational Health & Safety Products; Tapes, Adhesives & Sealers; and Test,
 Measure & Inspection Products

The Apparel Innovation Centre houses world-class hot liquid and steam protection testing 
chambers, which will enable businesses to test personal protective equipment (PPE) for burn resistance.

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

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