28 Apr 21

New Barcode Scanner Lanyards and Harnesses

St. Paul, Minn. (April 29, 2021) Ergodyne announced the addition of five new Squids® harnesses, belts and slings designed to keep barcode scanners close, ready and protected from drops.  Read More

19 Apr 21

Heat Stress Guide

Weather patterns are changing. The planet’s getting warmer. And, in fact, all but three of the hottest years on record have occurred since 2000. On average, excessive heat causes 650 deaths in the United States every year. 39 of those took place on the job in 2016—double the amount that occurred only two years prior. Read More

13 Apr 21

ProFlex 7040 Gloves

St. Paul, Minn. (April 14, 2020) Ergodyne announced the launch of the ProFlex® 7040 Uncoated Cut-Resistant Food Grade Glove, a contaminant-free model rated to ANSI A4 cut protection.  Read More

7 Apr 21

Worker wearing an old vs. used high visibility vest

Think you’re too cool to wear a bright new high-vis vest on the job? Afraid you’ll look like the wide-eyed coffee-fetching rookie? Time for a reality check, you ol’ grizzled vet you. If you’re not seen, you’re at risk. And hi-vis gear that’s old, worn and dirty isn’t exactly high visibility anymore. Read More

7 Apr 21

Understanding Hi-Vis Standards: ANSI/ISEA 107 [Updated 2021]

Hi-Vis Post

To the average Joes and Janes driving America’s highways and byways, or just watching construction work across the street, the “safety vests” they see workers wearing might all look the same: Just a brightly-colored top with some silver shine to it. However, these garments are quite technical, and anything but average. Read More

15 Mar 21

Ergodyne Ice Carousel - Man Pushing Machine in Cold Snowy Weather

Battling Extreme Winter Cold to build the World’s Largest Ice Carousel

In February of 2021, North America found itself in the midst of a brutally long and bitter Polar Vortex. The unforgiving winter storm obliterated Texas’ power supply and plummeted temperatures across the central United States roughly 50 degrees below average. Needless to say, Mother Nature was not messing around. And while most of the country took refuge, Chuck Zwilling and his family took to the ice in Central Minnesota—enduring -34 degree temperatures in pursuit of a 12-acre, world record largest ice carousel.  Read More

23 Feb 21

Ergodyne Shelters and Cooling Headwear

St. Paul, Minn. (February 23, 2021) – Ergodyne announced the launch of six new Chill-Its® and SHAX® products to help keep workers cool and protected amidst perennially rising summer temps and global pandemics. Read More

11 Feb 21

Ice Fest

St. Paul, Minn. (February 11, 2021) Ergodyne announced sponsorship of the 4th Annual I.C.E Fest, February 13-14 in Little Falls, Minnesota.  Read More

8 Feb 21

Worker working in the heat drinking water

Heat-related illness accounted for 815 worker fatalities and over 66,000 injuries in the United States between 1992 and 2017. And with average heat indexes perennially rising, it’s never been more crucial for employers to establish comprehensive heat stress prevention plans to keep workers safe. Read More

8 Feb 21

Worker wearing a face covering in the cold

St. Paul, Minn. (February 8, 2021) Leading safety work gear innovator Ergodyne issued a statement today on the importance of continued diligence in proper face covering ahead of another predicted Covid-19 surge. Read More