Everything You Need to Know About the Dropped Objects Standard
Any time people work at height, dropped objects are possible – and they can pose a real danger to other workers or bystanders on the ground. In fact, OSHA includes “struck by object” among its “Fatal Four,” the top causes of more than half of construction worker deaths. Read this blog post about the creation of ANSI/ISEA 121-2018, American National Standard for Dropped Object Prevention Solutions, the guidelines it includes for tool tethers and containers, and how to choose the right equipment for the job.
What is Virtual Safety Training? Understanding the Options and Benefits
With working from home on the rise, the need for virtual options when it comes to safety training is more important than ever. MSA Safety offers Virtual Led Training (VLT) courses with an MSA Training Instructor, giving you the same experience as in-person trainings but from the convenience of home or other remote locations. Check out this blog post for more details about VLT and the courses available.
Which Full-Body Harness Features Keep You Coolest?
While environmental and occupational conditions are contributing factors to heat stress, full-body safety harnesses can also be uncomfortably hot. Read this blog article for more about heat stress and what features to look for in a full-body harness to help keep you cool.
Do Fall Protection Harnesses Have a Defined Expiration Date?
Do fall protection harnesses have expiration dates? That’s an important safety question that needs answered. Read the article to learn more.
Understanding the Differences in Fall Protection Safety Training
A fall can occur in a split second without any time for the worker to react. Read this article to learn more about the importance of proper fall protection safety training.
The Comfort Connection: How Advances in PPE Comfort Help Promote Safety and Productivity
PPE has a very specific job of providing personal protection to people with varying body shapes and sizes, not to mention differing workplace applications. Learn why comfort is an important consideration when choosing your PPE.
Safety in Confined Spaces: Important as All Get-Out
There is more to a confined space than what meets the eye. Therefore, safety should always be your number one concern. Read on to learn more about confined space safety.
2019 Trench Safety Stand-Down Week: Avoiding the Trenches of Trench Work
MSA is excited to be participating in 2019’s Trench Safety Stand-Down Week! Read on to learn more about trench safety.
Complete Fall Protection Solutions – EHS Today eBook
Check out the EHS Today Complete Fall Protection Solutions eBook guide, sponsored by MSA – The Safety Company, for tips on how to actively promote workplace safety.