4 Oct 16

ProFlex DIR Gloves

St. Paul, Minn. (October 5, 2016) – Ergodyne unveiled today its updated and refreshed ProFlex® Dorsal Impact-Reducing (DIR) Series Gloves. Included are four models that boast patent-pending protection schemes, as well as technology enhancements to improve grip, increase cut protection and provide additional warmth in cold weather applications. Read More

27 Sep 16

Meet Tenacious Tester Brian Bicknese

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NAME: Brian Bicknese

INDUSTRY: 23-Construction 1505

JOB TITLE: VP Field Services

JOB DESCRIPTION: Strategic planning & overseeing vision of company’s internal teams

As a 16-year industry vet and member of the “rising” communication tower construction company Vertical Limit, Brian Bicknese knows how critical at-heights safety is. Read More

20 Sep 16

How Safety Gear Aids Disaster Relief Efforts

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Disasters – whether natural or man-made – only seem to be increasing in ferocity and frequency. Tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, wildfires, oil spills, and more are damaging towns and ecosystems, and often require extensive (and expensive) clean up after. Unfortunately, well-intentioned volunteers are often ill-equipped to safely and adequately sort through refuse and debris. During National Preparedness Month, it’s important for people to be ready for weather’s worst.
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13 Sep 16

How Safety Gear Helps An Aspiring Olympian Train

Allie Thundstrom - Aspiring Olympian

Allie Thunstrom is an Ergodyne employee training to compete in the 2018 Olympics in speed skating and ice hockey. She has won two medals – gold (2015) and silver (2010) – in the Four Nations Cup as a member of the U.S. Women’s National Team and is ranked sixth in the country in speed skating. She will be documenting her journey as an occasional guest blogger. Read More

6 Sep 16

The Eight Commandments of Proper Lifting

8 Commandments of Proper Lifting Using Back Supports

Lower, upper, spinal or otherwise, experiencing back pain is almost an aging rite of passage. Consider that four out of every five people will experience back pain in their lifetime, and sprains and strains are the numbers one injury resulting in days away from work! Read More

1 Sep 16

Realtree Balaclava

St. Paul, Minn. (September 1, 2016) – Ergodyne has announced today a new addition to its N-Ferno® Line of warming gear. The 6823 Realtree® Windproof Hinged Balaclava is designed to heat the heads of workers, hunters, or anyone else trying to keep warm. Read More

30 Aug 16

Why Nighttime Road Construction Workers Need to Take a Shine to Hi-Vis Apparel

Hi-Vis at Night

As urban areas become increasingly crowded and congested, more road construction projects are being done at night to minimize the disruption to traffic and give workers a break from summer’s oppressive heat. Read More

25 Aug 16

N-Ferno Hi-Vis Additions

St. Paul, Minn. (August 25, 2016) – Ergodyne has announced today new hi-vis additions to its N-Ferno® Line of warming gear. Now, workers on the cold shift can enjoy comfort and conspicuity from head to toe. Read More

23 Aug 16

The Case for Hydration Packs in the Workplace

Hydration Packs

Like ice cream and the first season of True Detective, it may seem impossible to believe that people could dislike hydration packs. But believe it or not, there are those who doubt their utility. Critics complain hydration packs are heavy, hard to refill, difficult to clean, that the tube gets warm, and so on. Read More

22 Aug 16

CSA Compliant

St. Paul, Minn. (August 17, 2016) – Ergodyne has announced today that several models in its Skullerz® Safety Glasses Series are now compliant to the Canadian eye protection standard. These include the following that are now available in select frame colors and lens options: Read More