Product and Industry Coverage

McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. Partners with Kenzen to Pilot Wearable Heat Safety Technology

Innovative heat monitoring device helps safeguard workforce. ST. LOUIS (Oct. 13, 2021) – Perennially recognized as one of America’s safest builders, McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. is partnering with Kenzen to pilot wearable heat monitoring technology on multiple construction projects. Kenzen’s smart PPE devices monitor the heat status of workers in hot and humid conditions, helping […]

Worker Safety is About to Change with New Connected Services Platform from MSA Safety At National Safety Congress, MSA Unveils MSA+ Subscription Service and ALTAIR io™ 4 Gas Detector to Help Advance Worker Safety and Worksite Productivity

PITTSBURGH, October 11, 2021 – With the many complexities in implementing a world class safety program, combined with the millions of workplace injuries that continue to occur every year, the value of technology that simplifies safety procedures and connects safety managers to their employees working in hazardous environments, has never been more important. That’s why […]

Ergodyne Provides Solution to Dangerous Angled Impacts with Launch of New Skullerz® Safety Helmets with Mips® Technology

St. Paul, Minn. (October 6, 2021) – Ergodyne announced the highly anticipated launch of Skullerz® Safety Helmets with built-in Mips® technology to protect workers from dangerously overlooked angled impacts. Available in Class C and Class E, the new safety helmets are integrated with Mips® Elevate—a low-friction layer that slides multi-directionally to redirect rotational energy that otherwise could be transferred to the head upon falling […]

Unleash live Raises $8M in Series A to Scale A.I. Apps for Enterprise Analytics

SYDNEY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Unleash live, one of the world’s leading A.I. video analytics platforms, today announces an $8 million Series A funding round led by SafetyCulture. Launched in 2016 by co-founders Hanno Blankenstein and Jason Grier, Unleash live’s A.I. powered real time analytics platform, ‘Intelligent Remote Vision’, generates immediate insights that enable enterprises to materially drive down […]

Alcumus Acquires SaaS-based Quality Management and Compliance Provider Mango, Expanding the firm’s Global Footprint into APAC

TORONTO, ON – August 19, 2021 – Market leading Health, Safety and ESG risk management provider Alcumus today announces the acquisition of New Zealand-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider Mango, reflecting its global expansion and product portfolio strategy to create safer and more sustainable workplaces for its global customer base across the UK and North America into […]

More performance and style choices for women and men with Radians’ new PPE introductions

MEMPHIS, TN–August 18, 2021—Safety professionals and distributors have more performance and style choices for women’s PPE thanks to Radians’ recent introduction of hi-vis T-shirts and FR coveralls designed by women for women. They also launched foam earplugs designed for smaller ear canals and a unisex hard hat shade for protection against the sun’s rays, heat, […]

KENZEN DATASET REACHES RECORD SIZE, IS USED TO DEVELOP HIGHLY ACCURATE ALGORITHM FOR DETECTING HEAT RISK AMONG WORKERS

KANSAS CITY, MO (Aug. 17, 2021) – Kenzen, the innovator of monitoring industrial workers’ core body temperatures to predict and prevent heat stress, has announced the results of its most recent research. New data collected from a recent study with three research universities to compare and validate Kenzen’s continuous core body temperature monitoring technology against […]

Ergodyne Combats Cold Conditions + Common Complaints with New Performance-Driven Warming Gear

St. Paul, Minn. (August 12, 2021) – Ergodyne announced the addition of eight new performance-driven warming solutions designed to combat cold and common complaints with bulky winter workwear. “Cold stress injuries are largely preventable with the right gear,” said Alsie Nelson, Ergodyne Product Director. “The challenge is finding a way to deliver warmth while also […]

Tingley Brings New and Improved Protection and Styling with Pilot G2 Knee Boots

Tingley is excited to announce the launch of the Pilot G2™ Knee boots—the improved successor of the Pilot PVC knee boots. Compared to previous Pilot boots, the enhanced Pilot G2 boots are lighter weight with contemporary styling and deliver superior comfort and protection for workers in agriculture, construction, concrete pouring, large animal veterinary care, and other […]