Gas detection: not to be taken lightly

Published on 11/15/2019
Gas detection: not to be taken lightly

There is no need to explain why the different gas detection tools are essential, even crucial, for front-line workers, foremen, supervisors, safety engineers and executives of certain companies.

How to properly adjust a half-mask

Published on 8/13/2019
How to properly adjust a half-mask

The fit of a half-mask must respect some important notions to ensure the optimal protection of the user. In this Safety Minute, find out how to wear a half-mask and the two tests required to ensure the seal is airtight.

A guide on the four types of gas detection sensors

Published on 8/8/2019
A guide on the four types of gas detection sensors

There are many areas where flammable and toxic gases and vapors occur, and they pose a great danger to all – and that is the purpose of gas detection and warning devices – to better protect employees.

The use of colorimetric gas detector tubes for benzene detection

Published on 5/8/2019
The use of colorimetric gas detector tubes for benzene detection

The knowledge of the carcinogenic effect of benzene on the human body has improved over the last few years. Moreover, we know that exposure to benzene may cause irritation to the eyes, nose and respiratory tract, which may result in headaches, dizziness, convulsions, coma and even death.