Tag: personal protective equipment

Type II safety helmets like Studson’s SHK-1 Full-Brim protect the wearer on the top of the head from falling objects, as well as on the front, back and sides of the head. Photo: Studson

Reevaluating head protection on jobsites

August 4, 2023By

While hard hats are the go-to headwear on jobsites, another option could provide added safety.

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Photo: P&Q Staff

Controlling conveyor system safety, efficiency

December 21, 2021By

The most effective way to mitigate risks is to design hazards out of components or systems. Learn more about steps aggregate producers can take to improve production and reduce risks.

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Workers should never change screens alone, ensuring there is always someone there to help should an individual get into a dangerous situation. Photo: Major

Three tips for safe screen media changeouts

October 5, 2021By

Keeping these three concepts in mind will help minimize the risk of injury associated with screen media maintenance and changeouts.

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Best practices to combat extreme summer heat

June 9, 2020By

All employers should have an emergency plan for how to respond to a heat-related illness, according to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration.

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Cemex grant funds PPE production in Houston

May 19, 2020By

The $100,000 grant from the Cemex Foundation supports TX/RX’s continued innovation and development of PPE across the Greater Houston area.

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Volvo Penta, Volvo CE supply PPE to health care workers

May 6, 2020By

Volvo Penta and Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) are producing personal protective equipment (PPE) in response to the coronavirus.

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