Equipment Type

 Safety Equipment for Construction

products

The Halo Light from Illumagear is a personal illumination device that attaches to any hard hat, illuminating the wearer 360 degrees and enabling him or her to see the task area and be seen by others on all sides, especially in low-light conditions.

The Guardian Angel personal safety device—says 425, Inc., the company that developed the product—is the “industry’s first wearable, portable light bar designed to improve personal safety.”

Schweiss hydraulic doors can now be opened or closed during an unexpected power outage with a DC battery-motorized back-up control system.

J.D. Neuhaus offers air operated handling equipment for individual loads up to 100 tons as well as air hoists designed for operating in light to medium engineering and general workshop applications.

ECCO’s 3410 SAE Class I LED Safety Director is a compact, high-intensity warning system designed to direct traffic approaching from the rear of a stationary vehicle.

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?
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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.
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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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