Castell Safety Intl. recently launched an improved and more efficient padlock differ (key) recording database for its Iso-Lok range of lockout/tagout products.
Surveillance footage shows plant workers fleeing an ominous cloud of ammonia at Seward Agricultural Supply Inc.
If it’s true that differentiation gives companies a competitive edge, perhaps quality control and assurance are the keys after all.
Video intrusion detection systems incorporating SightLogix cameras and SightTracker controllers enhance perimeter security and visual verifications of intrusion for real-time situational awareness.
Gaining perspective on flame hazards, and flame detection principles and technologies puts you in a better position to select the best flame detector for your application.
The public looks for systemic causes to unique problems, pinning blame on an entire industry when a single facility may be at fault. One bad egg is often all it takes.
Why can’t we have an adult conversation about smoking? Why resort to scare tactics and simplistic messaging on cigarette cartons when it’s unclear whether they’ll do any good?
Digest these prevention strategies gleaned from 2010’s pharmaceutical and food processing recalls.
About two dozen homes have been evacuated and two firefighters taken to the hospital after toxic fumes were released from a chemical spill on a highway.
Today, processors understand a well-designed safety system improves efficiency and productivity, and machine builders increasingly recognize how safety systems improve business and machine performance.
This agitator hopper from National Bulk Equipment offers an explosion venting system, calculated on a Kst value of 170 and Pmax of 9.5, to direct and release overpressure.
As public concern grows (along with waistlines and healthcare expenditures), it is reasonable to assume that a legislative eye will be turned on the food industry.
At a facility for dehydrating raw natural gas from wells, engineers designed a SIL-2 safety instrumented system to help protect low-pressure pipe and process equipment against overpressures.
R. STAHL's Yodalex series of signalling devices feature an IP66 aluminium housing with machined flame paths.
I’m not a fan of some things that China does, but if a company executive purposely did something that caused harm to my child, I’d favor capital punishment. I hear firing squads are quite effective.
Brooks Instrument has received CSA and CRN approvals for the Model 810 magnetic level gauge and associated transmitters and switches.
At a hearing on chemical safety, Dr. Sanjay Gupta suggests that adopting a precautionary approach could spark innovation in green chemistry.
Corrosion resistance and anti-rot characteristics on Fibergrate’s Vi-Corr® superior resin system grating provides workers with added safety.
Some things can afford a little slack, but safety ought to be like toilet paper: A part of your budget that gets locked in and never goes away.
The seismic shifts now occurring in our society and business culture have far-reaching consequences for compliance, and a myopic “old school” approach simply will not do.
The heroes amidst the tragedy were Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, the fishermen who helped lay booms, the thousands of volunteers and the hundreds of companies who provided cleanup equipment.
Cynthia Sarthou of the Gulf Restoration Network says the oil industry should never again be allowed to dump hundreds of thousands of gallons of dispersant into the sea as a preferred method of response to an oil spill.
There are some really bad bosses out there. Celebrate National Boss Day by thanking your boss for not directly causing your death.
Manufacturers will have to make substantial adjustments to their current operations in order to manage their emissions as per the stringent new ozone standards proposed by the EPA.
Many individuals, families, workers and business leaders support a balanced approach that protects us all, while promoting American innovation and preserving American jobs.