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CGA Issues Wired Glass Advisory

The Canadian Glass Association (CGA) released a wired glass advisory, which notes that traditional wired glass is not impact-safe and that it “should not be used in locations subject to human impact.” CGA refers to the “hundreds of injuries associated with … Continue reading

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Wired Glass Among Key Changes to ANSI Safety Glazing Standard

After half a decade of work, the new ANSI safety glazing standard has made its way out of the committee’s hands. The Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) Z97 announced today the release of the 2015 version of industry standard ANSI Z97.1, … Continue reading

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Washington State Family Files Lawsuit Against School for Wired Glass

Yet another lawsuit has surfaced as a result of a wired glass injury sustained at a school. Austin Woods and his mother, Lisa, have filed a complaint in the state of Washington against the Auburn School District for damages suffered … Continue reading

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Canadian Committee on Glass to Review Wired Glass Standard This Month

A draft of the new national standard for wired glass in Canada may finally be available for public review later this month. Maybe. According to Pierre-Alain Bujold of Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC), the Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB) … Continue reading

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Canadian Standards Board Committee Still Working on New Wired Glass Standard

The Canadian General Standards Board’s (CGSB) Committee on Glass’s efforts to update the country’s national standard for wired glass still continue. The CGSB announced in November 2013 that it had begun working on a new edition of the standard and … Continue reading

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