This module is intended for use by individuals or organizations who wish to be introduced to basic fall protection principles and develop an understanding of fall protection terminology. This module is a comprehensive review for those familiar with fall protection or as an introduction to fall protection for others. Upon successful completion of the test, a certificate of completion is issued and 0.1 CEU is awarded.
CMC Rescue has received a very limited number of reports of one or more of the MPD cover plate cap screws found to be loose. CMC Rescue has determined this condition does not present a safety hazard to users.
3M to Buy Scott Safety for $2 Billion: Firm would be the largest personal protection equipment maker in U.S.
3M Co. has agreed to acquire Scott Safety from Johnson Controls for $2 billion, making it their second largest acquisition, and will greatly expand its worker safety product offerings, especially in breathing and gas detection devices. In its largest deal to date, 3M bought Capital Safety for $2.5 billion 19 months ago to gain a huge presence in the fall protection and worker-harness arena. Read more here.
Fatal accident at Kilgallioch
Police, HSE investigating following death of
A 37-year-old Gamesa contractor has died following an accident during construction at ScottishPower's 239MW Kilgallioch wind farm in southwest Scotland. Police Scotland was called to the project site near Barrhill at 18.45 on Wednesday, 15 March. Emergency services also attended but the man was pronounced dead at the scene. It is understood the contractor fell inside a turbine tower. Read more here.
DID YOU KNOW...ASSE was born from the historic Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire that occurred March 25, 1911? A few months after the fire came the creation of this country’s oldest professional safety society, dedicated to supporting its members’ work in protecting workers in every industry, every state and across the globe. That organization – the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) – recognizes this important anniversary and is proud of the role it has played in ensuring that American workers are safer today than ever before. Read more here.
VISIT OUR BOOTH AT SAFETY 2017!
June is right around the corner and we're excited to announce we will once again be exhibiting at ASSE's Safety 2017 Professional Development Conference and Expo! Be sure to visit us at BOOTH 645 and say hello to our team! For more information click here.
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We are honored and happy to announce Gravitechas been nominated for Canadian Occupational Safety's 2017 Readers' Choice Awards! Whether you vote for us or someone else, COS will enter your name into a drawing for a chance to win a $100 Amazon Gift Card. Click here to cast your vote! Voting is now open and closes Tuesday, April 28th.
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