Responding to the Call for PPE

Posted on July 1, 2020

Since the COVID-19 crisis began, NPPTL has been actively working to address the resulting needs and challenges to ensure that workers in healthcare, and other critical industries, have access to appropriate PPE. The Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has presented our nation and the world with remarkable challenges. While we work to respond and learn more … Read More

PPE Manufacturers Take Action to Support Global Communities in Need

Posted on June 5, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has affected communities, businesses, and governments, large and small, around the globe. The world has watched, often in dismay, at the effects of this pandemic. Hit especially hard are those on the front lines who have suffered from a lack of equipment and gear to protect themselves while they work to protect … Read More

PPE Considerations for Reopening the Workplace

Posted on May 21, 2020

Nicole Randall ISEA Director of Marketing & External Affairs The SAFER task force has released comprehensive guidance for employers to prioritize workplace safety as Americans begin to go back to work. The team has identified universal actions every employer should consider before reopening, and released a series of playbooks with in-depth recommendations for doing so safely. In … Read More

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