Multimedia Library - All en May 2017 Product Innovations [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Each month,&nbsp;<em>EHS Today</em>&nbsp;features the latest product innovations geared to enhance your workplace safety initiatives.</p> <p>The May 2017 issue highlights products from Seeq, Loftware, Sphera, PIRTEK, Honeywell, Justrite&nbsp;Manufacturing Co., Brady SPC and FallTech.</p> <p>To view the&nbsp;product descriptions and photos, use the arrows to move back and forth through the slideshow.</p> </div> Galleries Galleries Tue, 23 May 2017 13:56:00 +0000 55171 at NSC: 7 Driving Safety Tips for Memorial Day Weekend [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>An estimated 409 people may be killed and 47,000 seriously injured in motor vehicle accidents during Memorial Day weekend this year, according to the <a href="" target="_blank">National Safety Council.</a></p> <p>The number of fatalities is expected to be 12 percent higher than the average number of deaths, 364, that occurred in the past six years. The three-day holiday period begins at 6 p.m. ET Friday, May 26 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET Monday, May 29.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Safety Mon, 22 May 2017 14:28:00 +0000 55151 at Mechanical Miracles [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>When UC Berkley Professor Homayoon Kazerooni arrived from Iran to America in the late 1970s, he had just a few hundred bucks in his pocket. He also had big dreams.</p> <p>Those dreams have translated into an invention that allowed people to walk again after paralyzing accidents and illnesses. Called the <a href="" target="_blank">eLEGS</a>, the device was a medical exoskeleton that restores the ability of paraplegics, MS patients and stroke victims to walk.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Galleries PPE Safety IoT Wed, 17 May 2017 16:23:00 +0000 55101 at 4 Ways to Create a Positive Work Environment [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Workers in the United States spend more time in the office or on the job site than any other country, according to a 2015 Gallup poll.</p> <p>An average of 47 hours per week per employees leads to an increase in productivity, but the Economic Policy Institute says that incomes have failed to rise as productivity grows, leading to wage inequality and potential burnout if the work environment becomes too stressful.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Environment Galleries Tue, 16 May 2017 14:16:00 +0000 55071 at Five Steps to Women's Eye Health [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The numbers don&#39;t lie.</p> <p>According to the&nbsp;<a data-include="300443529" href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">American Academy of Ophthalmology</a>&nbsp;(AAO), women&nbsp;make up 65 percent of age-related macular degeneration cases, &nbsp;61 percent of glaucoma and cataract patients are women&nbsp;and 66 percent of blind patients are women.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Wellness Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:36:00 +0000 54601 at Can You Score 100% on this Dog Safety Quiz? (Your Mail Carrier Wants to Know!) [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The U.S. Postal Service is concerned about dog safety in general and specifically, dog bites to its letter carriers and delivery personnel.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">Watch this video from the U.S.P.S. for dog bite prevention tips.</a></p> </div> Health Safety Galleries Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:06:00 +0000 54411 at <p>Friendly dogs come in all shapes, sizes and breeds. So do aggressive and fearful dogs. The tips offered in this dog bite quiz from the U.S. Postal Service can keep relations between your mail carrier and your family pets cordial.</p> Generation Z and Millennials in the Workforce [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Short attention spans. Technology driven. Philanthropic. These are three traits that differentiate Generation Z &ndash; those who were born in the mid-to-late &lsquo;90s &ndash; from Millennials, says Matt Stewart, co-founder of College Works Painting.</p> <p>Stewart, who works closely with those in Generation Z, indicates there are certain characteristics those who are born in that time period develop, and they are shaping today&rsquo;s workforce behavior. Because of this change in attitudes and beliefs, situations involving younger workers must be handled on a individual basis.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Safety Leadership Galleries Mon, 10 Apr 2017 16:33:00 +0000 54311 at April 2017 Product Innovations: Hand Protection [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Each month, <em>EHS Today</em> features the latest product innovations geared to enhance your workplace safety initiatives.</p> <p>The April 2017 issue highlights hand protection products from MCR Safety, Ansell, Superior Glove,&nbsp;Brass Knuckle and&nbsp;Wells Lamont Industrial.</p> <p>To view the&nbsp;product descriptions and photos, use the arrows to move back and forth through the slideshow.</p> </div> Galleries Hand Protection Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:55:00 +0000 54161 at MCR Safety MAX6 Anti-fog Coating <div class="node-body video-body">MAX6™ anti-fog coating which is proven to provide six times greater fog-resistance and dissipation.</div> <div class="field-byline"> MCR Safety </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sponsored PPE Safety Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:00:00 +0000 54151 at Five Tips to Make Your Office Pet Friendly [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Americans are obsessed with pets, and rightfully so.</p> <p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention points out numerous health benefits to having a furry family member, including reducing blood pressure, cholesterol levels, triglyceride levels and feelings of loneliness.</p> <p>According to the ASPCA, about 44 percent of all households in the United States have a dog, and 35 percent have a cat. However, bringing Fido to work can also fetch some advantages, among them an increase in overall morale and less stress.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Wellness Tue, 04 Apr 2017 13:32:00 +0000 54101 at