March 7, 2016

Economist Brian Beaulieu Presents Business Cycle Trend Analysis and How to Forecast, Plan and Increase Profits! Register Now for the Executive Summit!ES
According to Economist Brian Beaulieu, companies should be thinking now about how
to scale up for and accommodate this expansion. Brian returns to the Executive Summit
to provide the audience with a domestic and global perspective on how to forecast, plan 
and increase their profits based on business cycle trend analysis.  Register Now!

MSA Named a World's Most Ethical Company for Second Consecutive YearMSA

MSA Safety Incorporated announced that it has been recognized by the 
Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of 
ethical business practices, as a 2016 World's Most Ethical Company.
A new portable airborne and surface decontamination solution from Scott Safety is 
achieving a fire industry first - decontamination of chemical, biological and radiological
 vapours, liquids and particles simultaneously in as little as five minutes.

JET Group Changes Name to SureWerx, Repositions for the Future (Sellstrom Manufacturing) JET
Effective March 1, 2016, JET Group (Jet Equipment & Tools Ltd., American Forge & Foundry
 Inc. and Sellstrom Manufacturing Co.), a leading supplier of tools, equipment and safety 
products, has rebranded the corporate identity to 'SureWerx'. 

Kimberly-Clark Professional, a division of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, today announced
 the strategic addition of DAC International, a Greenwich AeroGroup Company, to its
 global aviation distributor network.

Radians has developed Passage, an innovative safety glass that was designed 
to be an economical safety solution while adding extra features for worker adoption rate.

The Dominator 2 glasses are available with MAX 3 scratch-resistant coating, which 
provides three times greater scratch resistance, MAX 6 anti-fog coating, which is proven
 to provide six times greater fog-resistance and dissipation, or BossMan mirror lens coating. 

Wheelz goggles by Gateway Safety were designed specifically to fight fogging with a unique Whirlwind™ ventilation system, which circulates air through the inner frame area between 
the face and lens. 

Farm Bureau members can save up to 30 percent on products purchased through
 Grainger, and they also receive free standard ground shipping on all standard 
Grainger products, including orders placed in-store, by phone or online.
According to the latest market report published by Persistence Market Research titled
 "Global Market Study on Hearing Protection Devices: Stringent Safety Regulations and
 Increasing Demand for Reusable Earplugs to Drive the Market", the hearing protection
 devices market is estimated to be valued at US$ 951.3 Mn by the end of 2015, and is
 expected to expand at a CAGR of 12.4% during the forecast period (2015-2021) to
 account for US$ 1,943.8 Mn by 2021.

Dr. David Michaels, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health and 
the head of the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), spoke to 170 members
 of the oil and gas well servicing industry about what the public can expect to see from OSHA
 in 2016.

A potential new standard for emergency responders from the U.S. Occupational Safety
 and Health Administration could force many small emergency services organizations to 
shut down and, in a controversial move, ban installation of fire poles at new fire stations if 
adopted, according to stakeholders.

Kogel will lead the development and implementation of a research program on mine 
worker safety and health, according to a NIOSH press release. She also will ensure the 
program has necessary resources for its research.

"Our inspections identified a disturbing cross section of hazards that could result in eye, face
or body injuries, burns or hearing loss for employees at the Groton location as well as 
potential fires or explosions," Warren Simpson, OSHA's area director in Hartford, 
Connecticut, said in a statement.

Keith Fecteau, Global Laboratory Manager for 3M Eye, Head and Face Protection 
and Simon Field, Technical Application Engineer at 3M UK discuss the important role 
lens coatings play in safety eyewear.

On 11th February, the BSIF held its 21st Annual General Meeting in Hemel Hempstead.

Although the Silium+ is extremely lightweight at only 21g it is fully approved to the highest 
European safety standards and also incorporates the BollĂ© Platinum lens expertise 
guaranteeing class 1 optical performance and quality.
'She's Empowered', a unique brand of hi-vis work gear, is tailored to fit women, 
curvy women and those who are pregnant. The collection includes shirts, pants 
and boots.

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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