Personal protective equipment

National Safety Council Reports Ways Impairment Detection Technology Makes Workplaces Safer

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 8:30pm

ITASCA, Ill., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Impairment in the workplace takes many forms, and it all presents a safety issue. Impairment from chemical substances, fatigue, medical conditions, mental distress and other factors can present a fitness for duty concern as well as impact employee wellbeing, putting employers in need of resources to identify and address the issue. Part of the solution: Impairment Detection Technology. As researched and described by the National Safety Council, IDT is technology with the potential to screen for multiple forms of impairment to aid in fitness for work assessments, and according to an NSC survey, the majority of responding employers are interested.

Key Points: 
  • ITASCA, Ill., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Impairment in the workplace takes many forms, and it all presents a safety issue.
  • Part of the solution: Impairment Detection Technology .
  • As researched and described by the National Safety Council , IDT is technology with the potential to screen for multiple forms of impairment to aid in fitness for work assessments, and according to an NSC survey , the majority of responding employers are interested.
  • The National Safety Council is America's leading nonprofit safety advocateand has been for more than 100 years.

InnerScope Hearing Technologies (OTC: INND) Announces FDA Has Released The Final Rule For OTC Hearing Aids 

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 5:18pm

InnerScope plans to register its hearing aid products, which include its HearingAssist and iHear branded hearing aid products, as OTC Hearing Aids in compliance with the FDA's Final Rule ("InnerScope's OTC Hearing Aid Products") and will be offered to its current and future Network of Wholesale Retailers to be sold in-store right off the shelf and online through each retailers' website.

Key Points: 
  • InnerScope plans to register its hearing aid products, which include its HearingAssist and iHear branded hearing aid products, as OTC Hearing Aids in compliance with the FDA's Final Rule ("InnerScope's OTC Hearing Aid Products") and will be offered to its current and future Network of Wholesale Retailers to be sold in-store right off the shelf and online through each retailers' website.
  • The OTC Hearing Aids are expected to cost between $500 to $1,500 for a pair of hearing aids.
  • InnerScope Hearing Technologies Inc. is a leading Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) manufacturer and distributor of FDA-registered hearing aids, hearing assistive devices, hearing health-related products, and Personal Sound Amplifier Products (PSAPs) ("Hearing Products") dedicated to addressing the global demand for affordable hearing solutions.
  • For information related to InnerScope Hearing Technologies' latest hearing aids and related hearing products, please visit:

New class of hearing aids will soon be available directly to consumers without a prescription

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 5:55pm

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Millions of American adults with mild to moderate hearing loss will soon have more choices in hearing aids, and the ability to get them without seeing a doctor or hearing care professional first. The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) – the leading voice for the growing number of Americans with hearing loss – calls the step a win for millions of adults who have hearing loss and may have been waiting to get the help they need.

Key Points: 
  • HLAA is providing free resources available for anyone considering over-the-counter hearing aids at hearingloss.org/OTC.
  • The FDA on August 16 issued the final rule for how over-the-counter hearing aids will be sold to consumers, and devices are expected to be available within the coming months.
  • "We are hopeful that over-the-counter options will inspire some to take a first step to treat their hearing loss sooner.
  • Walk4Hearing events raise awareness and funds in cities across the country and offer support to families dealing with hearing loss.

Global Nitrile Gloves Market to 2030 - by Type, Products, Grade, Texture, End-Use, and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 3:45pm

The global nitrile gloves market size is expected to reach USD 15.24 Billion in 2030 and register a revenue CAGR of 13.1% over the forecast period, according to latest report.

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  • The global nitrile gloves market size is expected to reach USD 15.24 Billion in 2030 and register a revenue CAGR of 13.1% over the forecast period, according to latest report.
  • The growing food and beverage industry is another major factor expected to drive the growth of the nitrile gloves market.
  • The North American region is expected to be a major contributor to the global nitrile gloves market due to the presence of leading players in the region.
  • The rising health consciousness among people is expected to boost the growth of the nitrile gloves market in the region.

GN launches new technology platform to address the No.1 hearing aid challenge: hearing speech in noise

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 8:00am

GN Hearing, the global leader in hearing aid innovation, today announces the launch of ReSound OMNIA a new hearing aid platform that will set a new standard in hearing technology and improve how people interact with the world around them.

Key Points: 
  • GN Hearing, the global leader in hearing aid innovation, today announces the launch of ReSound OMNIA a new hearing aid platform that will set a new standard in hearing technology and improve how people interact with the world around them.
  • ReSound OMNIA provides significantly better hearing in noisy environments than any previous ReSound hearing aid.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220816005068/en/
    GN launches new technology platform to address the No.1 hearing aid challenge: hearing speech in noise (Photo: Business Wire)
    Despite advances in hearing aid technology over the last 10 years, hearing speech in noisy environments is still a challenge for people with hearing loss.
  • At GN Hearing, we know that hearing in noise and hearing aid comfort are both critically important to hearing aid users, says GN Hearing CEO, Gitte Aabo.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Improved PPE Mask Covering for the Entire Head (CCT-4664)

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 3:30pm

My design would eliminate the need to breathe in exhaled air trapped within a mask and it will not interfere with the face area."

Key Points: 
  • My design would eliminate the need to breathe in exhaled air trapped within a mask and it will not interfere with the face area."
  • The invention provides an improved PPE mask covering for the entire head.
  • In doing so, it prevents the covering from interfering with the face area for use all day.
  • It also ensures that the user has a fresh filtered air supply and it provides added protection and peace of mind.

Global Face Shields Market Report 2022: Continued Presence of COVID-19 to Propel Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Friday, August 12, 2022 - 4:45pm

Face shields come in various forms, such as reusable or disposable, but all provide a clear plastic barrier that covers the face.

Key Points: 
  • Face shields come in various forms, such as reusable or disposable, but all provide a clear plastic barrier that covers the face.
  • The emergence of COVID-19 around the world is expected to propel growth of the global face shields market over the forecast period.
  • The global face shields market report caters to various stakeholders in this industry including investors, suppliers, product manufacturers, distributors, new entrants, and financial analysts.
  • Stakeholders would have ease in decision-making through various strategy matrices used in analyzing the global face shields market.

InnerScope Hearing Technologies (OTC: INND) Reports Record Revenues for a Profitable Q2 2022

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Friday, August 12, 2022 - 1:00pm

ROSEVILLE, Calif., Aug. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via InvestorWire -- InnerScope Hearing Technologies Inc. (OTC: $INND) ("InnerScope"), an emerging and disruptive leader in the Direct-to-Consumer Hearing Technology space and will be in the upcoming OTC Hearing Aid market, today reported record-setting consolidated net revenues of $6,910,386 for second-quarter ended June 30, 2022, ("Q2 2022") compared to $404,676 for first-quarter ended March 31, 2022 ("Q1 2022"). As a result, InnerScope recorded a $3,881,620 net profit for the three months ended June 30, 2022, and a Positive EBT of 56% (Earnings Before Taxes) for Q2 2022. Total consolidated net revenues were $7,315,062 for six months ended June 30, 2022, compared to $47,392 for six months ended June 30, 2021.

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  • The consolidated net revenues (based on the GAAP revenue booked in Q2 2022) represent approximately a 1,707% increase for Q2 2022 versus Q1 2022 and a 15,435% increase versus the same period ended June 30, 2021.
  • "I am incredibly pleased to report a record-setting revenue growth and profitable second quarter of 2022," said Matthew Moore, CEO of InnerScope Hearing Technologies.
  • InnerScope Hearing Technologies Inc. is a leading Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) manufacturer and distributor of FDA-registered hearing aids, hearing assistive devices, hearing health-related products, and Personal Sound Amplifier Products (PSAPs) ("Hearing Products") dedicated to addressing the global demand for affordable hearing solutions.
  • For information related to InnerScope Hearing Technologies' latest hearing aids and related hearing products, please visit:

Ergodyne aims to protect more workers from cold stress with new thermal headwear and warming accessories

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 8:00pm

St. Paul, Minn, Aug. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ergodyne announced the addition of new thermal headwear and warming accessories to further bolster the N-Ferno line of cold stress gear.

Key Points: 
  • St. Paul, Minn, Aug. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ergodyne announced the addition of new thermal headwear and warming accessories to further bolster the N-Ferno line of cold stress gear.
  • Proactively covering the skin and extremities most vulnerable to frostbite is a huge part of keeping workers safe and productive in cold conditions, said Claudia Weber, Ergodyne Product Specialist.
  • Adding more headwear options and warming accessories allows us to offer workers an even wider variety of solutions to fit their specific needs.
  • In addition to the new solutions, Ergodyne is also extending their head-to-toe suite of cold stress gear with a hi-vis orange option of the best-selling 6821 balaclava .

Eyewear Market to Propel at a Robust CAGR of 6% From 2022-2032 Due to Increasing Eye Health Awareness Around the Globe - Future Market Insights, Inc.

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 1:30pm

NEWARK, Del., Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The global eyewear market is anticipated to create an absolute dollar opportunity during the forecast period the demand for eyewear is expected to increase at a CAGR of 6%, from US$ 114.95 billion in 2021 to US$ 205.86 Mn by 2032.

Key Points: 
  • Attributing factors like increased disposable income and higher standards of living have pushed the acceptance of high-end, branded eyewear resulting in high demand for eyewear.
  • The customer base for the eyewear market is increasing due to the proactive attitude of potential customers which is creating chances for the eyewear market and retailers to grow at a fast pace.
  • People are increasingly becoming more aware of their eye health and have realized the importance of regular eye checkups/ examinations.
  • Established manufacturers and major key players in the eyewear market are continuously investing in R&D and increasing their eyewear market share.