General Industry

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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OSHA Civil Penalty Fees for 2022

The penalty fees for OSHA violations have been amended annually since enactment of the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015, as the United States Department of Labor has explained.

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.

What Is a Gas Detection Wearable: Top Questions About Connected Safety Technology

While PPE has not traditionally had the capabilities to help prevent human error, the latest safety innovations, such as gas detection wearables, can help. But what is a gas detection wearable? What are the benefits? We have the answers.

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!

3 Trends Driving the Transformation of Safety in 2022

We’re drawing upon our 100+-year history as global safety experts to bring you our picks for the most relevant trends and best practices which will have the greatest impact on safety initiatives, for organizations that want to develop a next-level safety program.

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.

Data Analytics, Data Privacy and Cybersecurity: Making the Most Out of Connected Work

In a connected environment, concerns about how data is processed and protected are high, as the mismanagement of data could have a significant impact on an organization’s reputation and bottom line. Learn how data analytics, data privacy, and cybersecurity can help drive the desired safety results organizations look for, while ensuring they have the appropriate data safeguards in place.

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.