Over 50% of products manufactured in the US require welding, so to say it is vitally important to the economy is an understatement.
Silicosis is a preventable lung disease, a type of pulmonary fibrosis, caused by breathing in tiny bits of Silica.
The ‘Great Resignation’ is on, and its impact is being felt in many industries, including manufacturing and construction.
With so many unknowns on the frontlines, including Covid 19, PPE provides healthcare workers with a much-needed layer of defense.
We place our trust in regulatory bodies to create safety work standards. Over time, for the most part, these standards have evolved.
When it comes to personal protection, respirators have arguably been one of the greatest inventions created by humans.
Welding can be an incredibly dangerous process, and the eyes are one of the most susceptible areas to exposure and damage.
As of April 2022, the US Department of Labor has launched a National Emphasis Program (NEP) focussing on indoor and outdoor heat hazards.