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safety clothes

$500,000 given to Florida fire departments to help limit exposure to cancer-causing contaminants – FOX 13 Tampa

Bay Area fire agencies receive grants to help battle cancer among firefighters

Catherine Hawley reports

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The most dangerous threat to professional firefighters is not the flames or smoke. In the fire service, cancer is the leading cause of death.

Now, $500,000 in state funding is being given to departments to buy safety equipment that will limit exposure to cancer-causing contaminants on the job.

According to the National Institute for Occ…….

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safety clothes

Running Safety: Products That Aim to Keep You Secure – NBC10 Boston

Safety first! Whether running in dim light, complete darkness, or even crummy weather it’s so important to make sure that people around you – cars, bikes, pedestrians – can see you.

Reflective gear is a great option. One popular piece of gear is a reflective vest that goes over your running clothes. There are also hats, straps, jackets and more.

If you run when it is completely dark (early mornings or nights), it’s best to wear something with more lig…….

safety eye wear

Trooper stresses safety after increase in motorcycle deaths – Spectrum News1

As temperatures rise, New Yorkers may notice more motorcyclists hitting the roads.

State Trooper Robert Saracelli spends a lot of time on the roads. When he’s not helping to protect the community in a patrol car, you’ll probably find him on his Harley Davidson.

“I’ve been riding bikes since I was probably around 12,” said Saracelli. “When you get on a bike and ride and you have that freedom, it’s just like a freedom that gets you to clear your mind of things. It’s actually v…….

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safety footwear

Keep aging workers safe on the job – Safety+Health magazine

Key points

According to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2020, 24% of workers were 55 or older – up from 19% a decade earlier.
Research from CPWR – The Center for Construction Research and Training shows that older workers are more likely to experience pain in the torso, back, shoulders and knees. They also take longer to recover.
Steps employers can take include modifying work operations, providing resources and using updated equipment.

The U.S. workforce is aging. Accordi…….

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safety footwear

Flexible Polymer Foam Market is touching new level – A comprehensive study with key players 3M, Zotefoams, Covestro AG and more – SMU Daily Mustang – SMU Daily Mustang

Comprehensive analyzes of the fastest-growing Flexible Polymer Foam Market provide insights that help stakeholders identify opportunities and challenges. The markets of 2022 could be another significant year for Flexible Polymer Foam. This report provides insight into the company’s activities and financial condition (a company profile is required if you wish to raise capital or attract investors), recent developments (mergers and acquisitions), and recent SWOT analyses. This repor…….

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carpet showrooms

Otras Formas unveils a new showroom concept, Bunny Williams at the Interior Arts Building, and more – Business of Home

It’s May, and a noteworthy number of trade brands are unveiling new and impressively designed spaces. In our monthly roundup, BOH gathers all the expansions and openings to have on your radar.

Showroom Spotlight: A new showroom-meets-gallery from Otras Formas

More industry professionals have been stepping up to challenge the long-held showroom model, whether by bringing the operation online or offering a lived-in option. With his new Manhattan-based showroom, former Dm…….

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Outdoor Lighting

Indian LED Lighting Market 2022-2027 | Industry Size, Trends, Growth, Opportunities and Competitive Analysis – EIN News

SHERIDAN, WY, USA, May 9, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — According to IMARC Group’s latest report, titled “Indian LED Lighting Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027”, the Indian LED lighting market reached a value of US$ 2,754 Million in 2021. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 9,658 Million by 2027, exhibiting a CAGR of 23.31% during 2022-2027. A light-emitting diode (LED) refers to a…….

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Decking

Trex® Tops Builder Brand Use Study With a Category Sweep – GlobeNewswire

WINCHESTER, Va., May 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Trex Company, the world’s largest manufacturer of high-performance, wood-alternative decking and railing, has once again swept Builder magazine’s annual Brand Use Study. This is the fourth time in the study’s 15-year history that Trex has earned top honors across all of the measured criteria for the Composite/PVC Decking category. The brand outperformed all other brands in the Deck Railing category as well, further reinf…….