In just a few weeks, the world has changed entirely. Borders shut, shops and restaurants closed, and a global pandemic sweeping the earth. It has been an uncertain and destabilizing time for many of us, particularly those on the frontline. Healthcare workers, emergency services, and the education and volunteer industries are the most affected right […]
Dallas and Chicago—May 19, 2020—In order to get employees back to physical work locations and restart the economy, companies need to show they can safeguard employee health while mitigating risk to the business and protecting employee privacy.
National Marker Company (NMC) is ready to get us all back to business safely with a full line of illness prevention solutions. From the parking lot to the back door, we have products that help identify facility protocol and procedures to help you continue to keep people safe while we build a “new normal” together. […]
St. Paul, Minn. (May 14, 2020) – Ergodyne announced six new additions to its Squids® line of trapping, tethering and topping solutions designed to prevent dropped objects on the worksite. The launch includes two shock-absorbing tool lanyards, two retractable lanyards, a water bottle holder/trap and tape measure trap. “The new shock absorbing and retractable lanyards improve on […]
Smart PPE patch monitors and relays real-time stress indicators to protect workers against heat injuries and death May 7, 2020 (NEW YORK)—Kenzen, a smart personal protective equipment (PPE) innovator focused on physiological monitoring and the prevention of heat injury and death among workers, has launched a real-time worker heat monitoring system. The cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) […]
(Portland, Maine)—As states begin to lift restrictions on employers in various segments of the economy, MEMIC, a workers’ compensation insurance specialty company, has released an employer guide for safety procedures. The MEMIC Pandemic Recovery Safety Planning template includes forms to assist with preparation, training, and documentation and is available to all employers at memic.com/workplace-safety/covid-19-resources. “Planning […]
The TGX Gateway enables live monitoring for workers in remote locations. PITTSBURGH, PA—6 May 2020—Industrial Scientific, a leader in gas detection and connected safety, is pleased to announce the expansion of its connected safety portfolio to include the new TGX Gateway. The TGX Gateway wirelessly connects lone workers in the field to safety contacts, ensuring […]
The global market for industrial hygiene and occupational health (IH/OH) software will grow from $253 million in 2020 to $403 million in 2020, according to a new study from independent research firm Verdantix. The forecasted annual growth rate of 10% will be driven by emerging regional adoption of environment, health, and safety (EHS) software and […]
Lion Technology has compiled a list of news updates related to the coronavirus pandemic that supply chain managers; environmental compliance officers; Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety personnel; hazmat logistics employees; and other environment, health, and safety (EHS) workers need to know.