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PPE for Women: The Struggle for Safety

Personal protective equipment (PPE) is vital to the safety of every worker on the jobsite, but tradeswomen often are made to wear PPE that is too big or doesn’t fit well. Sisters in the Building Trades has created a forum … Continue reading

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A Look at the Updated Safety Glove Cut Standards

Personal protective equipment (PPE) is a crucial aspect of safety in the glass and glazing industry, particularly regarding cut resistance. In 2016, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) released new cut standards for safety … Continue reading

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OSHA Updates Personal Protective Equipment Requirements

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has published a final rule that updates the requirements for personal protective equipment (PPE) for workers in many industries, including construction and manufacturing. The rule updates references in OSHA’s Eye and Face Protection Standards … Continue reading

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