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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.

Confined Space 101: What You Need to Know About Fall Protection PPE

Confined space work can be dangerous. This article is intended to help employers like you who want to effectively protect confined space workers from falls by helping you understand more about confined spaces, including what they are, why they’re a fall hazard, and what essential PPE is needed.

Fall Protection Basics – Watch the Video!

According to OSHA,  fatalities caused by falls from elevation continue to be a leading cause of death for construction employees. Watch our “ABCs of Fall Protection” video to learn more about fall protection basics to help keep you and your team safe.

Employees at Risk of Hearing Loss: What Employers Can Do to Help

According to every major regulatory and protection agency, including OSHA and WHO, workplace hearing loss is 100 percent preventable. Read the full article to learn more about hearing loss in the workplace, how you can help prevent it, and how to help keep your employees safe.