Matheson Tri-Gas Completes Acquisition of U.S. Assets Divested by Air Liquide
MATHESON announced on September 8, 2016 that it has completed its acquisition of certain U.S. assets divested by Air Liquide. The transaction was first announced on June 24, 2016.
In the transaction, MATHESON acquired eighteen (18) air separation units, two (2) nitrous oxide plants, and four (4) carbon dioxide plants and other related assets of Air Liquide. The transaction also included three (3) Airgas retail stores in Alaska.
Click For More Info Upcoming Webinars Productive Aging and Work: Theory, Health Data, Practical Solutions
Recognizing the complex, often interlinked hazards affecting the health, safety, and well-being of today’s workforce, the NIOSH Total Worker Health®program is excited to present a free webinar series aimed at providing the latest research and case studies for protecting the safety and health of workers everywhere. All 90-minute webinars are recorded and are available for on-demand viewing.
Click For More Info National Safety Council 2016 keynote sessions announced
Make Building a Safer Workplace a Reality
Getting safer begins with getting smarter, and at the 2016 NSC Congress & Expo, getting smarter begins with the Opening Session. Featuring remarks from President & CEO Debbie Hersman and NFL Legend Terry Bradshaw, the Opening Session will kick off an inspiring and informative safety event.
Click For More Info ECCO Announces the Recall of Rechargeable LED Work/Utility Lamps
ECCO is conducting a safety recall of its first generation EW2461-series worklamp – a portable, magnetic mountable, LED work/utility lamp powered by a rechargeable Lithium-ion battery. Due to a suspected manufacturing issue with one of the components, the product may overheat and present a risk of fire. There have been no reported injuries.
Click For More Info Saf-T-Gard® International, Inc. Receives High Honors for Its 80th Anniversary
Saf-T-Gard® International, Inc., a family-owned and operated global supplier of industrial safety products, recently earned recognition from both the Village of Northbrook and the Illinois Senate for the company’s 80th anniversary. A State of Illinois Senate Recognition certificate was granted by Illinois Senate President, John J. Cullerton, Secretary of the Senate, Tim Anderson, and Julie A. Morrison, State Senator from the 29th district. A resolution was also passed by the Village of Northbrook President and Board of Trustees to recognize and congratulate Saf-T-Gard for 80 years of entrepreneurship.
Click For More Info Safety a Primary Focus for SWANA
At WASTECON® 2016 in Indianapolis, IN, SWANA will host the 4th Annual Safety Summit, a series of technical sessions focused on safety best practices within the industry. Moderated by leading industry professionals, these sessions range in topics from changing employee behavior to risk assessment, and more. New to this year’s event will be the presentation of SWANA’s inaugural Safety Awards celebrating excellence in innovation and improvement. This new program, sponsored by Golder Associates, will recognize the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (RIRRC) and Aria Energy for their commitment to improving employee safety.
Click For More Info Click For More Info OSHA Fines US Steel $170K for Exposing Workers to Asbestos Hazards
Twice in about a month, United States Steel Corp. gave seven employees tasks that exposed them to asbestos, the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has found.
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GX-6000 is a game changer that simultaneously monitors up to six gases. It has a
strong internal sample pump, man-down alarm, panic alarm, an LED flashlight and
a large auto-rotating LCD display. The GX-6000 operates as a single-gas PID or a
multifunctional tool utilizing all six channels. It is designed for the nastiest
environments with a water-resistant enclosure. Has an IP-67 rating. With
vibration and loud audible alarm, GX-6000 will easily alert users.
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Alpha Omega Instruments introduces the Series 1300 O2 Deficiency Monitor. Features 4 year sensor warranty, built-in data logger, audible/visual alarms, up to three sensors, factory calibrated. Base price under $1,500.
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|The Oktolock™ clip is
made in USA with
a strong, flexible plastic that safely secures your cords and
mitigates potential trip hazards. The clip is designed to fit hand
railing or pipes up to 2” in diameter and the 3” diameter lower loop
will hold cords, hoses, welding leads or stingers.
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Peracetic Acid (PAA) gas detection is now available from Analytical Technology,Inc., Both portable and fixed detectors can provide rapid and reliable detection of hazardous levels of PAA vapor in the workplace. The new PAA sensor provides sensitivity to 0.05 ppm while measuring selectively without interference from hydrogen peroxide, a component of PAA solutions. Sensors are compatible with the ATI PortaSens II portable leak detector as well as the series F12 fixed gas detector.
— Analytical Technology Inc.
Tired of waiting for lab results? See how easy and effective real-time, direct reading dust monitoring can be compared to gravimetric sampling. Look to the TSI DustTrak™ Aerosol Monitors to provide more flexible use and expanded measurement insight for any workplace dust monitoring project. Start saving time and money today
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