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.
8 Feb 21
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
24 Apr 19
It’s 2019 and the robots haven’t taken over…yet. Despite wild internet theories and predictions that robotics and automation would take jobs away from Americans, especially in the labor and trades, the United States is actually looking at a large skills gap in the trades and an even larger number of unfilled jobs. Read More
31 Dec 18
New partnerships forged. Three-and-half decades celebrated. Pioneering (and award-winning) innovations launched. Tracks laid for the next XXXV.
How do you follow up a year like 2018? Read More
21 Mar 18
Over the past year, Ergodyne and several leading safety equipment manufacturers have been working with the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) to develop a standard for equipment solutions that prevent dropped objects. Read More
10 Jan 17
The past two years in the industrial space have been tricky, to say the least. But with evolving safety standards on the horizon and frankly, a new administration in place, some opportunities may open up. So we’re cautiously bullish for 2017 and beyond. Read More
11 Oct 16
20 Sep 16
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.
12 Apr 16
As most of us can attest to from personal experience, today’s drivers are more distracted than a bull at a red carpet event. That inattention puts not only themselves and other drivers at risk, but road construction workers as well.
This year’s Work Zone Awareness Week is April 11-15 and it couldn’t come at a better time. A new study out claims that drivers are distracted more than half the time they are behind the wheel, doubling their risk of a car crash. So this is undoubtedly an important week to encourage safe driving through work zones. Read More