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2017 Sep 21
Guidelines for Products Exposed to Flooding and Other Extreme Weather Conditions
2017 Jun 19
The partnership agreement is to provide members, facilities and IMPACT signatory contractors access to 3M training Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and special services.
2017 May 09
Download our white paper that takes a close look at two of the most persistent dangers to workers, falls and falling tools, illustrates the risks of each, and outlines safety solutions and equipment to protect all workers on the job site.
2017 Feb 23
Is your current fall protection old and tired? Trade-in your current fall protection equipment for 3M™ DBI-SALA® and Protecta® equipment and receive rebates. Over 170 of our most popular products included!
2017 Jan 05
The end of 2016 was busy with a regulatory update from OSHA on Walking-Working Surfaces and a new performance standard on Climbing Ladder Fall Arrest Systems from ANSI/ASSE.
2016 Nov 07
When it comes to worker health & safety, information is everywhere. To help customers cut through the clutter, the 3M™ Personal Safety Division has launched Safety Now & Next, a new blog that can serve as a go-to resource...
2016 Oct 28
The 2016 revision of Z359.1 isn't just a few changes, here and there. It changes everything and warrants a new name: The Fall Protection Code.​​​
2016 Sep 12
We need to make sure every worker understands the basics of wearing and maintaining his or her fall protection equipment — and that includes you.
2016 Aug 30
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2016 Jul 11
There are many things to consider when it comes to health and safety in construction. As in many other industries, construction sites constantly change as work progresses or as you move from job to job. Explore...
2016 Jul 11
In confined space entry and confined space rescue situations, your safety equipment must operate quickly and effectively. Learn more about the DBI-SALA solutions.
2016 May 13
OSHA estimates that the new rule will protect at least 800 construction workers per year from serious injuries and help reduce life-threatening hazards.
2016 May 09
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are more than 50,000 “struck by falling object” OSHA recordables every year in the United States. That is one injury caused by a dropped object every 10 minutes.
2016 May 09
espite alarming statistics that indicate falls from height remain the number one cause of death in the construction industry—accounting for more than 36 percent of all work-related deaths in 2013, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administra
2016 May 03
OSHA identified close to 600 fall protection violations in the U.S. in 2015 alone, with penalties of at least $40,000 per violation, totaling more than $54 million.
2016 Apr 12
3M’s Capital Safety will host fall protection demonstrations throughout the U.S. May 2-6, 2016, during OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down.
2016 Apr 06
For a limited time, register for a class by June 1, 2016, and receive 30% off one course. Use promo code ORLANDPARK2016 when you register.
2016 Mar 21
For all objects at height - including humans - the focus always should be on preventing things from falling rather than on catching objects, or on limited the damage after they fall.
2016 Feb 09
Self-rescue is the safest approach in a rescue situation as it can be activated by the wearer immediately, and it keeps coworkers in the surrounding area out of danger
2016 Feb 03
​Full-body safety harness designed and tested with third-party research offers real, measurable comfort and safety for at-height workers
2016 Jan 27
3M's Personal Safety Division and 3M's Capital Safety business, two of the industry's leaders in personal protective equipment and fall protection products, will be joining forces to showcase their latest safety products and innovations at World of Concre
2016 Jan 22
Better safety is great, but more technology can mean less mobility and comfort and added weight on your shoulders, leaving you feeling sore, fatigued and less productive by the end of the workday. So, what can you do?
2015 Dec 07
While replacing some supporting cable on the bridge, Rex had tied off his lanyard with a choker-style anchor and attempted to climb over a handrail. In an instant, his foot slipped
2015 Sep 29
OSHA's most frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year 2015* include "fall protection" as number one.
2015 Sep 28
At National Safety Council Congress & Expo 2015, team Capital Safety will provide an opportunity to get a first look at some of their latest and most innovative products.
2015 Sep 28
his harness is the first full-body safety harness designed and tested with data-driven, third-party research, resulting in a harness that is more comfortable, cooler and lighter to wear.
2015 Sep 25
The AWEA Prevention of Dropped Objects Campaign brings you a new safety initiative, designed to generate awareness concerning the prevention of dropped objects.
2015 Sep 15
There are more than 50,000 dropped object OSHA Recordables every year in the United States, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics—that's one injury caused by a dropped object every 10 minutes.
2015 Sep 04
DBI-SALA Nano-Lok Edge self-retracting lifeline from Capital Safety won over the 38-member jury of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015.
2015 Aug 03
3M announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Capital Safety from KKR
2015 Jul 22
In this infographic, we outline some of the major questions you should be asking yourself—and should have an answer to.
2015 Jun 23
Acquisition Expands 3M's Presence in Fast-Growing Personal Protective Equipment Industry. The personal protective equipment industry is a strategic priority for 3M.
2015 Jun 08
Capital Safety will showcase rescue planning and rescue equipment at Safety 2015 presented by the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), June 7-10, in Booth #2312 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.
2015 May 14
The votes are in and winners selected for the "2015 ISHN Readers' Choice Awards."
2015 May 13
Dustin Schneider and Rick Maurice, both sales managers with Capital Safety, lead a truck demonstration showcasing proper use of fall protection equipment...
2015 Apr 30
Capital Safety today announced that it has acquired Python Safety, Inc., a Woodstock, Georgia-based company that is a leading provider of dropped object prevention solutions for tools and equipment.
2015 Apr 24
The prestigious Singapore Top 10 SME Achiever Award was conferred upon Capital Safety (CS) by Singapore Corporate Business Group.
2015 Feb 03
Many personal fall arrest systems rely on lifeline materials to perform under less than ideal conditions. Do you know how sharp your edges are?
2014 Dec 30
2014 Sep 19
Read this Product Safety Notice for more information and recommended action.
2014 Aug 14
Center offers fall safety and confined space rescue training. It is one of 20 state-of-the-art training centers Capital Safety now offers worldwide.
2014 Aug 05
Capital Safety™, home of the DBI-SALA® and PROTECTA® brands, today announced that it has acquired Fall Protection Group Inc., a Calgary, Alberta based company committed to industry leading training for at-height workers.
2014 Apr 30
Capital Safety, home of the DBI-SALA® and PROTECTA® brands, announced April 30, 2014 that it has acquired Altiseg Equipamentos de Seguranca de Trabalho Ltda. – EPP (Altiseg), a leading fall protection company in Brazil.
2014 Feb 26
The DBI-SALA® Nano-Lok edge has been nominated for the 2014 ISHN Reader’s Choice and ASSE Attendee Choice Awards in the Fall Protection – Self Retracing Lifeline category.
2014 Feb 03
Product innovations - the first and only sharp edge personal SRL with foot level tie-off.
2013 Dec 08
The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA), in conjunction with leading fall protection equipment manufacturers will sponsor the 2014 World of Concrete taking place in Las Vegas January 21-23, 2014.
3M Fall Protection combines the products and expertise of DBI-SALA® and Protecta® with the technology and innovation of 3M to elevate safety to new heights and keep workers comfortable, confident and safe every time they climb. See our products and services at 3M.com/FallProtection.