"Employers and workers really need to take this seriously," ISEA President Charles Johnson said in the release. "Permanent hearing loss is irreversible. It's personally and economically devastating. Fortunately, it's usually preventable with proper hearing protection. Hearing is too important to take for granted."

Join ISEA Members Nate Bohmbach, Associate Product Director for  Ergodyne and Chairman of the ISEA Standards Committee for Dropped Objects Solutions, Virginia Battles, Global Vice President of Sales for  Ty-Flot, and John Salentine Vice President, Sales & Marketing for  Hammerhead Industries and  Gear Keeper Products, at the ASSE Safety 2018 Professional Development Conference & Exposition, in San Antonio, TX.

Klein Tools announced new results from its annual "State of the Industry" survey, with 
input from more than 800 union and non-union electricians. Survey results highlight 
when and why millennials are entering the industry. The results also explore how 
employers can attract the next generation to the trades in order to end the labor shortage 
that our nation is facing today.

Fastenal Company was recognized for excellence in workplace safety and health at the Governor's Safety Awards luncheon on May 10 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. 
Fastenal Company is one of 279 employers to be honored through the awards program, coordinated by the Minnesota Safety Council.


In the Nashville metropolitan area, 16 construction workers died during 2016 and 2017 - the deadliest two-year stretch in more than three decades, according to  a Tennessean review 
of state and federal OSHA records. The death rate surpassed previous building booms, 
and more workers died here than in comparable markets. 
Employers need to take measures to protect themselves from costly litigation.

The rule is a revision of OSHA's general industry rule in Subpart D of 29 CFR 1910 
developed to reduce slips, trips and falls on walking and working surfaces applicable to 
all general industry workplaces.


From hearing protection to integrated harness systems, MSA Africa offers industries 
such as petrochemicals and oil-and-gas the latest technology to guarantee worker 
health and safety in hazardous environments.


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For policy related questions, please contact Dan Glucksman  at 703-525-1695.

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