Equipment Type

 Safety Equipment

products

Cat developed the Integrated Object Detection System because its research showed that 70 percent of haul-truck accidents at mining sites happen during machine startup and low-speed movement.

The SwiftGate Automated Lane Closure System from Versilis serves as a simple and safe way to close down a highway lane.

The Filtair 130 welding fume extractor is designed to capture particles down to 0.1 micron, says Miller Electric Mfg.

An integrated remote control system is available for Caterpillar D10T, D11T and D11T CD track-type tractors.

Providing 115 degrees of viewing, the Track-Vision rear-mounted camera from RMT provides heavy equipment operators with a wide-angle view behind their machines.

Blogs

Big Iron
What if a construction worker is alone in a remote area, falls, and is immobilized? How will they be located without the ability to place a call?
Big Iron
Not much in life is 100 percent certain. Except for drones, maybe.
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As equipment managers acquire equipment with new technologies, they must determine how to use those tools.
Big Iron
The CDC has identified the construction trades as an occupation second most likely to commit suicide, but there is industry-specific help.

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