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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ISEA’s Annual Meeting, the association’s largest meeting, is the safety equipment industry’s premier forum for safety professionals interested in innovation, policy and business intelligence information. ISEA Product Groups and Committees meet to do the essential work of the association – developing standards, formulating policy positions and planning for the future. It’s also a time for member company representatives to network with peers in the safety equipment industry.

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New ISEA Member Announcement – Wells Lamont Industrial

  ISEA, the leading association for personal protective equipment and technologies, and ANSI-accredited standards developing organization is pleased to welcome Wells Lamont Industrial, as its newest member. Based in Illinois, Wells Lamont Industrial manufactures a comprehensive selection of hand and arm protection including cut resistant, heat resistant, palm coated, critical environment, leather gloves and more. Wells Lamont Industrial … Read More


ISEA Seeks Consensus Body Participants for Key Voluntary Standard on Industrial Head Protection

ISEA, an ANSI-accredited standard developing organization,  is seeking consensus body reviewers for the proposed reaffirmation of the following standard: ANSI/ISEA Z89.1-2014, Industrial Head Protection:  Codified in OSHA regulations, the standard establishes minimum performance criteria for industrial head protection used in a variety of work environments including those in the construction, manufacturing and oil/gas industries.   Head protection conforming … Read More


All About Asbestos: Staying Safe and Educated

By Sarah Wallace Throughout the 20th century, many homes and structures were built using the “miracle mineral” known as asbestos. As a result, many older homes today may still contain asbestos and homeowners, contractors, and construction workers may be at risk for exposure. The material has been linked to several different health problems, and is … Read More

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
November 28 08:00:00 November 30 13:00:00 America/New_York 2018 ISEA Annual Meeting Westin Alexandria ISEA
Monday, October 15, 2018
October 15 October 19 America/New_York 56th QSSP Course – October 2018 Hilton Garden Inn – Southpoint
Monday, November 12, 2018
November 12 08:00:00 November 16 17:00:00 America/New_York 57th QSSP Course – November 2018 Hilton Garden Inn – Southpoint ISEA