Construction

Occupational Health & Safety 2022 New Product of the Year Awards: Three MSA Products Recognized

Three MSA products were recognized with Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) magazine’s 14th annual New Product of the Year Awards.

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What is the Difference Between Type 1 and Type 2 Hard Hats?

All industrial protective hard hat are either Type 1 or Type 2 based on ANSI and CSA standards for impact resistance and direction. A hard hat can only have one designation for impact properties. Read the full blog to learn more about the different types.

Video: How to Install MSA’s Cable Temporary Horizontal Lifeline

MSA’s new Cable Temporary Horizontal Lifeline (THLL) helps make installation up to 75% faster than traditional cable systems, with its completely toolless design.

Quiz: Test Your Fall Protection I.Q.

Ready to see how much you know about fall protection? Take our quiz to find out!

How to Help Prevent Heat Stress in Industrial Work Environments

At outdoor jobs with high sun exposure such as construction, working at height, and oil and gas, dangerous conditions due to heat stress are prominent – especially during the spring and summer months. Heat stress can impact both worker safety and productivity. Learn more about how the new MSA V-Gard C1™ Hard Hat can help prevent heat stress.

What Are the Latest Updates to ANSI Z359.14?

To help prevent on-the-job injuries and fatalities in construction, it’s imperative to keep up with the latest ANSI standards for fall protection equipment and best practices.

Differences in Shock, Impact, and Penetration Testing for Hard Hats

When choosing a hard hat, it’s important to understand the testing each type of hard hat is subject to in order to provide the highest possible level of protection.

Simplify Fall Protection Asset Management and Compliance with the Latest Mobile App Technology

The MSA Fall Protection Grid Asset Manager app lets you keep track of everything related to fall protection, helping you can create a 360-degree safety ecosystem that drives compliance and promotes accountability.

New ASSP Podcast: How ANSI/ASSP Z359.11 Standard Updates Impact Full Body Harnesses

MSA safety expert Rob Willis recently joined the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) “The Case for Safety” podcast to explain more about the recent ANSI standard updates and key things to consider when selecting and wearing a full body harness.

Fall Protection Safety for Warehouse Workers: How the V-TEC® io1 “Smart” SRL Provides a Solution

With the new V-TEC® io1 – a first-of-its-kind “smart” SRL – workers are immediately alerted with an audible alarm and flashing light if they are not attached properly in the lift. Read the full blog post to learn more about the V-TEC io1 and how it can help keep warehouse workers safe.