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Inspect Your Equipment! Part 1 of 3

Too often in the industry do we see equipment being used that should be retired. When someone's life depends on the product they use, continuing to use of old, damaged equipment versus purchasing new equipment to save a few bucks, should be avoided. When should equipment be retired and what are the signs your equipment is no longer effective? 

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Insights and Implications to Guide Your Fall Arrest Decisions 

OH&S Magazine - When it comes to engineered fall protection, there is mass confusion out there. Decision-makers are confused about the various requirements; they are confused about the roles and responsibilities involved in making the final decision on equipment purchases; and certainly are confused about how to choose the right fall protection solution for specific applications.

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Safety Recall

DMM Issues Carabiner Recall

DMM are issuing a product recall, subject to user inspection. This document details the products that are affected by the recall and contains instructions to identify whether or not an affected product should be returned to DMM.

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MSA Buying Latchways Plc, National Safety Apparel Acquires TECGEN

OH&S Magazine - This year is turning out to be a good one for safety industry mergers and acquisitions. MSA Safety Inc. announced it is paying approximately $191 million for Latchways Plc, a deal that "doubles MSA's global fall protection business, positioning MSA as one of the largest fall protection providers globally."

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Carabiner’s Use In Lieu of Shackle Could Have Caused Tower Tech’s Decapitation 

Wireless Estimator - The Kentucky Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (KY FACE) has released a comprehensive examination of an industry fatality that happened last year when a 28-year-old Indiana worker died in Cynthia, after he was decapitated by a cable when a 5/8” shackle failed while his crew was lifting a 1800-lb boom with antennas on it.

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Competent Person Fall Protection Training?  Fall Protection Tower Trainer?  Fall Protection Wind Turbine Climber and Rescue Trainer?  What about a Fall Protection Refresher?

Even if you’re not new to fall protection and working at height, it’s easy to be left with questions when researching which fall protection training class is right for you.

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Ergodyne Arsenal 5030 Water Resistant Duffel Bag

Spend $2500 and Receive a FREE Medium ERGODYNE Arsenal 5030 Water Resistant Duffel Bag When You Mention "The Edge."

Phone orders only. Limit one bag per purchase. This offer is available through October 30, 2015 while supplies last and is not valid with any other offer or discount.

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