All about N95 masks

Published on 12/4/2020
All about N95 masks

Although the situation is changing daily, various governments are concerned about a potential shortage of N95 masks. But what is an N95 mask? How to use it properly? Can it be reused? Here is a portrait of this protective equipment, which is of paramount importance in this time of health crisis.

Microfiber Technology for Enhanced Hand Protection

Published on 9/3/2020
Microfiber Technology for Enhanced Hand Protection

Used in the making of hats, knit, and weaves for apparel, industrial filters, and cleaning products, microfiber is a synthetic fabric constructed of extremely small fibers or threads. Typically made from polyesters, polyamides, or a combination, the shape and size of synthetic fibers are selected to offer precise qualities, such as softness, absorption, water-resistance, or durability.

A Beginner’s Guide to Emergency Showers and Eyewash Stations

Published on 9/1/2020
A Beginner’s Guide to Emergency Showers and Eyewash Stations

Many workers face hazardous chemicals on a daily basis, and although safety practices have greatly improved throughout the years, accidental chemical exposure can still occur. This means it is crucial to look beyond the use of face shields, glasses, or PPE procedures, and to have the right emergency eyewash station and shower in your workplace.

The Right Way to Clean Your Gas Detector Devices

Published on 8/28/2020
The Right Way to Clean Your Gas Detector Devices

Gas detector devices are life-saving instruments that detect the presence of gases in a determined area. To be effective, personal gas monitors must be worn near your breathing zone, defined by OSHA as “a hemisphere forward of the shoulders within a radius of approximately 6 to 9 inches”.