Safety engineering

Civil Agents Launches Safety Check

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 4:08pm

CHICAGO, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Civil Agents, a visual communications agency focused on waste prevention, today announced the launch of Safety Check, an online platform that empowers employers and employees to tackle the new challenges of workplace safety during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

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  • CHICAGO, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Civil Agents, a visual communications agency focused on waste prevention, today announced the launch of Safety Check, an online platform that empowers employers and employees to tackle the new challenges of workplace safety during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.
  • Safety Check provides two customizable tools to mitigate workplace safety risks:
    The POLICY CHECK tool allows businesses and public agencies to educate their teams on the latest health and safetyprotocols.
  • Safety Check is adapted from Civil Agents' existing Recycle by City technology platform and will be available for corporations, industries and the private sector.
  • Civil Agents partners with brands, community leaders and institutions that understand the critical role they play in turning the tide on waste.Using a bold communication style, Civil Agents delivers innovative strategies built around behavior-changing content.

INTELEX STRENGTHENS RETURN TO WORK SOLUTIONS WITH NEW EXPOSURE TRACKING TECHNOLOGY TO DE-RISK WORKER SAFETY & BUSINESS CONTINUITY

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 2:54pm

The newest addition to its comprehensive suite of Intelex Return to Work Solutions to help organizations effectively manage worker safety, reduce COVID-19 exposure, and ensure business continuity during the phased re-opening of the economy and worker reintroduction.

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  • The newest addition to its comprehensive suite of Intelex Return to Work Solutions to help organizations effectively manage worker safety, reduce COVID-19 exposure, and ensure business continuity during the phased re-opening of the economy and worker reintroduction.
  • Organizations are facing unprecedented pressure and uncertainty in returning to business while balancing worker health and safety and business continuity, said Mike Hicks, Chief Product Officer at Intelex.
  • To learn more about the Intelex Return to Work Solutions for COVID-19, visit: https://www.intelex.com/return-to-work .
  • Headquartered in Toronto with regional offices and employees around the world, Intelex became an Industrial Scientific company in 2019.

InUnison Launches "StaySafe" a COVID-19 Re-opening Health and Safety Service

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 2:00pm

StaySafe leverages InUnison's existing Occupational Health and Safety Platform, a fully integrated safety management system.

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  • StaySafe leverages InUnison's existing Occupational Health and Safety Platform, a fully integrated safety management system.
  • StaySafe is a stand-alone service module that operates independently from the existing health and safety system of the business.
  • "As Health and Safety compliance experts, we developed StaySafe in conjunction with industry associations, based on guidance received from the Federal and Provincial Health Authorities," said Jeff Weaver, industry safety veteran and CEO of InUnison.
  • InUnison has built Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) knowledge and know-how into the InUnison Platform optimizing relationships with various industry participants and leveraging decades of experience.

INTELEX ANNOUNCES READY2RETURN VIRTUAL CONFERENCE FOR POST-PANDEMIC EMPLOYEE HEALTH & SAFETY AND BUSINESS CONTINUITY READINESS

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:30pm

The new normal of the post-pandemic workplace requires reimagining all aspects of the workplace, employee health and safety, and being ready for anything to ensure business continuity.

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  • The new normal of the post-pandemic workplace requires reimagining all aspects of the workplace, employee health and safety, and being ready for anything to ensure business continuity.
  • Similarly, we have purposely designed the Ready2Return Virtual Conference in a consumable format for the new realities of the current re-opening of the global economy.
  • Intelex Ready2Return is a free virtual conference and is available to any organization, not just Intelex customers.
  • Intelex Technologies, ULC is a global leader in environmental, health, safety and quality (EHSQ) management software.

ViraxClear Plans to Launch ‘Back to Work’ Employee Protection Equipment (EPE) Kit

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 10:00am

Social distancing and training on infection control are important, as is having effective protective equipment and cleaning products.

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  • Social distancing and training on infection control are important, as is having effective protective equipment and cleaning products.
  • A scientifically curated kit of key protective equipment will be crucial in allowing employees back to work by creating conditions for an acceptable level of safety in the workplace.
  • It is crucial that employers can provide enough safety equipment for their staff to curb, and limit as far as possible, the transmission of COVID-19.
  • ViraxClear anticipates it will be ready to launch this product in early June and will focus on Europe and North America as key markets.

HiDEF, Inc., A Premier Bay-Area Made Media & Tech Solutions Group Launches "AOEfest" A Virtual Cultural and Charitable Fundraiser For The Corona Virus Pandemic

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 2:30pm

Its directive will be to drive charitable giving to Direct Relief, whose most urgent need is to procure and replenish personal protective equipment (PPE) for the current Covid-19 pandemic and for future deployment.

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  • Its directive will be to drive charitable giving to Direct Relief, whose most urgent need is to procure and replenish personal protective equipment (PPE) for the current Covid-19 pandemic and for future deployment.
  • The festival will be open to all and is about bringing communities together to celebrate the media and entertainment that we love.
  • Charitable giving will be managed with the platform Tiltify in partnership with official beneficiary Direct Relief with the goal of reaching one-million dollars for the charity.
  • As an added differentiator, AOEfest will be the first to utilize DolbyOn, an enhanced audio streaming technology, to provide the best digital audio for virtual streams.

Embrey Rolls COVID-19 Management Response Into Expanded Occupational Health & Safety Team

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

In response, we are establishing two new full-time roles to expand on our Occupational Health and Safety protocols.

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  • In response, we are establishing two new full-time roles to expand on our Occupational Health and Safety protocols.
  • Chris Feagle, a specialist in environmental science and worksite safety, has been named Director of the team.
  • "What COVID-19 showed Embrey, and all companies, is that a stronger component of environmental management related to infectious threats needed to be incorporated into our overall health and safety plans," said Trey Embrey, President and CEO.
  • He joined Embrey as an intern in 2018 working in land development and construction estimating and was a pre-construction engineer before joining the health and safety team.

Mainetti to launch M-care PPE Range

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 10:00pm

HONG KONG, May 27, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Mainetti Group is pleased to announce a new range of personal protective equipment (PPE), "M-care", available to customers in support of mitigating the risks of COVID-19.

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  • HONG KONG, May 27, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Mainetti Group is pleased to announce a new range of personal protective equipment (PPE), "M-care", available to customers in support of mitigating the risks of COVID-19.
  • The M-care suite of PPE products also includes anti-bacteria mask folders, protective gloves, safety goggles, gowns and hand sanitizers.
  • Reusable masks and hi-tech smart devices such as portable air purifiers will be added to the range later this year.
  • Paul Tai, Global Head of M-care and Regional Director of Mainetti said, "As global businesses re-commence operations, having readily-available and high-quality PPE will be essential for staving off the return of COVID-19.

MFS Supply Launches Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Program

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 11:10pm

CLEVELAND, May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MFS Supply has announced permanently expanding their product offering to include personal protective equipment (PPE) and safety gear.

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  • CLEVELAND, May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MFS Supply has announced permanently expanding their product offering to include personal protective equipment (PPE) and safety gear.
  • "We're proud to be able to provide these hard-to-find PPE products to our customer base," states Brandon Guzman, President & CEO of MFS Supply.
  • The future of the PPE program at MFS Supply includes initiatives to continue lowering prices for customers.
  • Since March 2020, MFS Supply has expanded their product offerings to include PPE materials & safety equipment.

Personal Protective Equipment Eases Fears During Period of Global Unrest

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 2:00pm

In the meantime, the importance and adoption of personal protective equipment (PPE) by the public has helped prevent even higher numbers of infected.

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  • In the meantime, the importance and adoption of personal protective equipment (PPE) by the public has helped prevent even higher numbers of infected.
  • The manufacturers have to show they meet specific criteria for performance, labeling, and intended use to demonstrate substantial equivalence.
  • The global personal protective equipment (PPE) market was valued at USD 52.7 Billion in 2019 and is expected to reach USD 92.5 Billion by 2025 while growing at a CAGR of 8.7% during 2020-2025, according to VynZ Research.
  • Developments have also been made in the testing segment, as diagnostic testing has improved over the course of the last two months.