Tags: PPE

A Cheat Sheet to Safety with Proper Personal Protective Equipment

Dec 26, 2013

A Cheat Sheet to Safety with Proper Personal Protective Equipment

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) and the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) have put together best practices for safety and personal protective equipment (PPE). Here’s an at-a-glance look at the agencies’ tips: 1.  Eye Protection Safety glasses should be worn ...

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MSHA Alert: Electrical Safety

Dec 06, 2013

MSHA Alert: Electrical Safety

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has released the investigation report on a November 18, 2013, fatality at a crushed stone mine. The incident involved a 33-year-old contract electrician foreman with 14 years of experience who was injured when ...

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GUEST BLOG: Giving safety feedback that motivates

Mar 04, 2013

GUEST BLOG: Giving safety feedback that motivates

  By Thomas E. Boyce, Ph.D. My many years of experience assisting companies in developing leaders and reducing injury rates and 120 years of behavioral science have taught me that there is no need to “over justify” safety with promises of rewards ...

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A hard hat that’s just so sweet: It’s made of sugarcane

Feb 14, 2013

A hard hat that’s just so sweet: It’s made of sugarcane

 Pittsburgh-based safety equipment manufacturer MSA has developed a hard hat that protects the environment and is super sweet (sort of).  The new MSA V-Gard ("V-shaped" crown) GRN (for green) Hard Hat is the first industrial safety product produced from nearly 100-percent ...

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Astec Mining announces partnership with Wiley X Eyewear

Oct 10, 2012

Astec Mining announces partnership with Wiley X Eyewear

Astec Mining, a leader in global processing solutions, has partnered with Wiley X Eyewear to promote safety in the mining industry. The partnership debuted at MINExpo. For more than two decades, Wiley X has been a family-owned and operated organization and a ...

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Volvo launches Operator Safety Vest campaign

Apr 21, 2010

Volvo Construction Equipment launched Operator Safety Vest -- its latest safety campaign -- in a bid to reduce worksite injuries at this year's Bauma. The conference is currently going on in Munich, Germany. Through the campaign, the company issue thousands of Volvo-branded ...

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