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Safety Industry & Member News
Washington Update 
Emerging PPE & Global News
Join ISEA's Lunch-and-Learn Call to Discuss Key Policy Developments Impacting the PPE Industry

Please join your colleagues for an all-Member conference call on key developments in Washington impacting the PPE industry.  

In addition, the call will cover current Administration position on NAFTA renegotiations; 
Border Adjustment Tax (is anyone willing to call it dead yet?) and more.
Date: Monday, July 17
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (EST).  
Call in number: 800-989-2842; passcode is 525-1695


The July 2017 EHS Today issue highlights products from footwear to head protection to gas monitors.

Brian Singer, Corporate Quality Assurance Manager, demonstrates the ANSI/ISEA 
105-2016 cut resistance test.

Placement of emergency eyewash equipment is very important. A person in pain and with 
possibly obstructed vision should be able to traverse the path from hazard to the flushing 
units within seconds.

Industrial vending has been one of the fastest growing markets in the industrial supply 
sector over the past five years as the technology has advanced to do much more than just dispense small items. 


In 86 percent of fatal falls in this study period, fall protection was required by regulation, but 
i t was not used, was used improperly, or the equipment failed. Among the 24 fatal falls where 
fall protection was used, 15 (63 percent) workers were wearing a harness, but they fell 
because their harness was not attached to an anchor point.

Congress has asked the  National Academy of Sciences to investigate and an ad hoc 
committee is assessing current approaches to monitoring and sampling dust in underground mines.


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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