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1 Sep 20
St. Paul, Minn. (Sept. 2, 2020) – Ergodyne announced a major launch under its Skullerz® brand with the addition of safety helmets and safety helmet accessories, two models of lightweight safety glasses and a bump-cap compatible baseball cap.
17 Jun 20
One of the most common incidents on jobsites, an average of 2,000 U.S. workers suffer eye injuries requiring medical treatment each day with 100 resulting in missed workdays for recovery. These injuries cost more than $300 million per year in lost production time, medical expenses and worker’s compensation — not to mention potentially lifelong consequences for the worker. Read More
2 Nov 17
St. Paul, Minn. (Nov. 2, 2017) – Despite the fact that most worksites require eye protection, the Center for Disease Control reports nearly 2,000 work-related eye injuries requiring medical attention a day. Among the root causes is compliance – not wearing eye protection – which continues to be an issue on jobsites and in workzones. While there are several reasons for non-compliance, chief among them are poor function, improper fit and next-to-no fashion. Read More
31 Aug 17
St. Paul, Minn. (Aug. 31, 2017) – Voters at the annual Safety 2017 tradeshow tapped the Chill-Its® 6685 Dry Evaporative Cooling Vest (in the category of Heat Stress) and Skullerz® Baldr Safety Glasses (in the category of Eye/Face Protection – Plano Safety Spectacles) as two of its top new products. Read More
3 Aug 17
As anyone who has ever skied on a bright and clear winter’s day knows, it’s not the sun that makes it hard to see, but the glare that results from sunlight reflecting off the fresh powder. Sources of glare like water, roadways or other solid, shiny surfaces can make life difficult for anyone, particularly those with sensitive eyes or a susceptibility to migraines. Read More
15 May 17
20 Mar 17
The reason workers, specifically those at-risk for suffering an eye injury, stop wearing required safety glasses may seem, well, a bit foggy.
Safety glasses that fog up – or more precisely, glasses exposed to condensation due to humidity or a rapid change in air temperature – can frustrate workers who are required to wear protective eyewear on the job. Read More
13 Dec 16
St. Paul, Minn. (Dec. 14, 2016) – Ergodyne introduced today another strong pair of safety specs to its Skullerz® Eyewear Line: Erda. These large frame safety glasses are designed with the female worker in mind, featuring a slightly softer, more rounded frame design and sleek temples that will not snag in longer hair. Read More
22 Aug 16
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