In This Issue
  • New ISEA Member Announcement - Malta Dynamics
Safety Industry & Member News
Washington Update 
  • NIOSH Accepting Input on How Best to Protect Workers, Including in Nanotechnology
  • OSHA Under Trump: A Closer Look
Emerging PPE & Global News
  • RONCO Announces Partnership With McMaster University 

ISEA, the leading association for personal protective equipment and technologies, and 
ANSI-accredited standards developing organization is pleased to welcome Malta Dynamics as its newest member.


Choosing On-Board Apparatus Equipment Wisely Takes Research (Scott Safety)

Apparatus get more complex each year as fire departments and responders try to put 
more and more on their rigs to get stuff done.

Kimberly-Clark Professional's Supply Chain Team Inspired to Help Atlanta's 
Homeless Children

The contributions from Kimberly-Clark employees helped make this the largest collection of
canned and boxed food items, along with 40,000 pounds of chicken and turkey, to feed 
more than 3,000 homeless children and women in 130 shelters across the area.

Derek Coughlin of Superior Glove and Alex Blair of DuPont™ Kevlar® are joining up to 
discuss protection needs in automotive and steel markets. 

Gear Keeper offers convenient tethering solutions that will safely secure an "untetherable" 
tool while still retaining the benefit of extending and retracting the tool as needed.

Have you ever considered buying used safety equipment? Some used safety equipment 
fulfills OSHA requirements and can protect your workers at a lower cost than buying new.

'Deadly Skyline' report says New York City has the highest fatal occupational injury rate in construction.

Wearable Technology for Homeland Security - Analysis of Technologies Enabling 
Security Segments (Report available for purchase)

Technologies enabling security segments, including incident management, border security, CBRNE, disaster management, cybersecurity, first responders, critical infrastructure 
protection, maritime security, food security, personal protective equipment, and 
airport security are captured.


Risk characterization of a new technology to quickly determine if it raises safety and health 
issues for workers should be a priority for occupational health researchers and practitioners. 

Legal experts are predicting significant changes for worker safety regulation under the new administration.

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


Ronco has partnered with McMaster - one of Canada's top research universities - to create Personal Protective Equipment that will change the benchmark for safety products going 


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.

Disclaimer Statement:
The Information provided in the Market Intelligence Digest (MID) also includes information derived from various third parties which may not be endorsed or supported by the ISEA, and does not necessarily reflect any policies, procedures, standards or guidelines of the ISEA, it mainly serves as a means to inform readers. Whilst the Information and the third party Information contained in the MID have been presented with all due care, the ISEA does not warrant or represent that the Information or the third party Information are free from errors or omissions.

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