Smoke signals are passé, newspapers are for packing glassware, and landlines are as popular as phone booths now. To get the skinny on safety, you gotta read The Tenacious Blog for the latest news and info on industry topics, trends, regulations, and more.
18 Aug 16
St. Paul, Minn. (August 18, 2016) – Ergodyne has announced today two additions to its GloWear® Hi-Vis Apparel Line. The new thermal jackets are made with comfortable fabrics and ANSI-compliant materials to keep workers safe, visible, and WARM – day or night – during the coming cold months. Read More
16 Aug 16
When you man a jackhammer to bring home the bacon, lasting exposure to vibrating tools and equipment can result in a serious condition with a lasting impact. Read More
10 Aug 16
St. Paul, Minn. (August 10, 2016) – Ergodyne has announced today the latest addition to its Skullerz® Safety Glasses Series with the new model Baldr. Full frame safety glasses boasting triple compliance, Skullerz® Baldr meets the requirements of ANSI Z87.1+, CSA Z94.3, and MIL-PRF 32432 Ballistic Impact protection to provide maximum coverage and compliance in style. Read More
9 Aug 16
3 Aug 16
2 Aug 16
The iconic Willie Nelson song “On the Road Again” may have been about his life as a traveling musician, but it also describes the working conditions of many who make their hay on the highways and byways, construction sites, farms, towers, rigs … (you get the picture!) Fact is, workers who don’t spend their days penned in a cubicle need a place to take shelter when the scorching sun starts to feel like they’re working under a heat gun.
27 Jul 16
At Ergodyne, all trapping and tethering solutions are “third-party certified to a 2:1 safety factor.” That’s pretty critical … but you won’t know just how important without first understanding what it actually means. Read More
19 Jul 16
There wasn’t a case of the Mondays to be found yesterday at Legends Golf Club in Prior Lake, Minn.
Despite a threatening forecast in the days leading up to the 19th Annual 65 Roses Golf Classic: A Tenacious Tournament™, 132 golfers enjoyed a sunny, warm 84-degree day with just a few clouds dotting the royal blue sky. Read More
12 Jul 16
When working at heights, tethering tools and equipment should never be an afterthought. We all know the old “penny dropped from the top of the Empire State Building” math. Add a few more pounds and a spike, and you’ve got an incredibly dangerous situation on your hands. Even something as benign as a bolt (or a penny) can become deadly with enough vertical velocity. Read More
5 Jul 16
To all the foremen, pack leaders, and decision-makers out there: if you work in an area subject to the whims of the changing seasons, spring and summer are undoubtedly your busiest seasons. Contractors roll in to the jobsite while trucks roll out. It’s a beautiful thing.