ISEA is the leading association for personal protective equipment and technologies that enable people to work in hazardous environments, and an ANSI accredited standards developing organization. The association works closely with manufacturers, test labs, subject matter experts, end-users and government agencies in the standards development process. ISEA members—leaders in safety equipment manufacturing, testing and application—are united in the goal of protecting workers worldwide.

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Supply Chain, Generational Diversity and Wearable Tech PPE, at the Executive Summit, April 24-26.

Network and problem-solve with other leaders in your industry, and hear from Mike Marks on how leading supply chains are transforming for future success. Chip Espinoza will discuss creating a successful work environment in which managers and Millennials thrive, and learn how new technologies have spurred innovation in many functional areas of occupational safety and health at the Wearable Tech PPE panel discussion with Steve Kolton from Intertek, and Maribeth Gandy Coleman, Ph.D., Director, Interactive Media Technology Center, Wearable Computing Center, Georgia Tech.

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ISEA Responds to Specifier and User Concerns with Major Changes to Updated Standard for High-Visibility Worker Apparel

The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) has received American National Standards Institute (ANSI) approval for ANSI/ISEA 107-2015 American National Standard for High-Visibility Safety Apparel and Accessories, an update to the widely-accepted standard on high-visibility safety apparel. With a few major changes and noteworthy differences, the 2015 version adds “types” to garment descriptions, combines the ANSI/ISEA 107 and 207 standards, … Read More


New ISEA Member – Luxfer Gas Cylinders

ISEA, the leading association for personal protective equipment and technologies, and ANSI accredited standards developing organization, is pleased to announce the addition of new associate member company, Luxfer Gas Cylinders. Luxfer Gas Cylinders is a manufacturer of high-pressure aluminum and composite cylinders for a wide variety of applications including protective, healthcare and specialty technologies. Luxfer supplies … Read More


Cut-Resistance Classification a Key Update for ISEA Hand Protection Standard Revision

The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) updates Hand Protection Classification standard, with key updates for cut-resistance testing and corresponding classification levels. ANSI/ISEA 105-2016 was prepared by the Hand Protection Group of the ISEA and reviewed by a consensus panel of key stakeholders representing construction, healthcare, sanitation and recycling facilities, end users, testing and certification organizations, and government … Read More

Monday, April 11, 2016

QSSP Training

Durham, NC
April 11 April 15 America/New_York QSSP Training Hilton Garden Inn – Southpoint ISEA
Sunday, April 24, 2016

2016 ISEA Executive Summit

Amelia Island, FL
April 24 April 26 America/New_York 2016 ISEA Executive Summit Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort ISEA
Sunday, June 26, 2016
June 26 June 29 America/New_York ASSE Conference and Expo ASSE