Ensure the Efficiency of Your Respirators

Posted on May 5, 2020

Dan Glucksman ISEA Director of Government Affairs The current demand for respirators around the world is unlike anything I’ve seen in my 20 years in the personal protective equipment industry. Before 2020, it was rare to meet someone outside the industry who understood what PPE or N95 meant, and now these are household terms. I … Read More

Selecting the Best Impact-Resistant Hand Protection – An ISEA Whitepaper

Posted on October 30, 2019

When you procure gloves for your workers, you can save time and headaches by referencing industry best practices to make sure you’re getting the right kind of impact protection. The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) produced a helpful free resource you’ll want to download: ISEA White Paper – Selecting the Best Impact-Resistant Hand Protection. Your Glove … Read More

How Can And Should Data From Construction Wearables Be Collected?

Posted on July 8, 2019

Author, Kim Slowey @kimslowey  (View original article: https://www.constructiondive.com/news/how-can-and-should-data-from-construction-wearables-be-collected/558135/) In this age of the cloud and connected platforms, securing privileged and confidential information has become a challenging task for contractors. In fact, the construction industry overall is behind the curve when it comes to cybersecurity, and the jobsite use of wearables — i.e.  personal devices that monitor heart … Read More

Safety at Heights Resources – Fall Protection and Dropped Object Prevention Solutions

Posted on April 9, 2019

Get Fall Protection and Dropped Object Prevention Solutions Resources From ISEA  Fall Protection Fall Protection Use and Selection Guide (2018 Update) ABCs of Fall Protection Infographic (English) ABCs of Fall Protection Infographic (Spanish) ISEA Fall Protection Buyers Guide   Dropped Objects Prevention Solutions ISEA Dropped Object Prevention Infographic Dropped Object Prevention Resource Webpage ISEA Dropped … Read More

Celebrating Women in Safety for International Women’s Day

Posted on March 8, 2019

Happy International Women’s Day ISEA is proud to support International Women’s Day and celebrate the accomplishments and contributions made by hard-working women in safety! The International Women’s Day 2019 campaign theme of #BalanceforBetter is a call-to-action for driving gender balance across the world. How will you help make a difference? Right now is a great and important … Read More

National Ladder Safety Month

Posted on March 7, 2019

ISEA supports The American Ladder Institute and National Ladder Safety Month Every step matters: From step stools to extension ladders, make sure you’re putting the right foot forward. Every year over 100 people die in ladder-related accidents, and thousands suffer disabling injuries. Join the American Ladder Institute (ALI) and participate in the third annual National Ladder Safety … Read More

The Importance of FR Winter Head Protection

Posted on March 5, 2019

By National Safety Apparel (See original blog post https://www.thinknsa.com/blog/importance-fr-winter-head-protection) You may have heard of the myth that 70% of your body heat is lost through your head, and while this is only a myth, it is still extremely important to keep your head covered this winter. The amount of body heat lost depends on how much … Read More

HexArmor’s Quick Guide to the New ANSI/ISEA 138 Impact Standard

Posted on March 4, 2019

The wait is over – the new ANSI/ISEA 138 Impact Standard has officially been published! It’s no secret that hand injuries are some of the most common among jobsites, but they are also some of the most preventable – and thanks to this new impact protection standard, hand injuries will be more preventable than ever. … Read More

Bullard – Getting a Hard Start

Posted on March 4, 2019

By Stacey Simmons, Product Manager for Industrial Head and Face Protection Products at Bullard (Original article in SprayFoam.com) February 1, 2019 – On every worksite in America, workers can be seen wearing hard hats. The origin of the hard hat traces back to 1919 when inventor Edward W. Bullard introduced it to miners for protection … Read More

Hazards Invisible to the Eye are Dangerous

Posted on March 4, 2019

By Accuform Learn why protecting workers from respiratory diseases is critically important in virtually every industry! OSHA Respiratory Protection for Industry Safety Every year, OSHA’s Respiratory Protection Standard 29 CFR 1910.134 appears as one of the top 10 most frequently cited standards. Despite the fact that an estimated 5 million workers are required to wear respirators … Read More