Across The Wire

  1. Train Oregon Offers Free Online Skills Training Courses To Boost Career Advancement For Job Seekers And Local Workforce
    9/26/2017

    WorkSource Oregon, Oregon’s statewide organization dedicated to stimulating job growth and supporting Oregon job seekers, announced the launch of Train Oregon earlier this year, a free program offering over 7,000 online skills training courses to WorkSource customers

  2. SHOWA® Teams Up With DuPont To Release Innovative Cut-Resistant SHOWA 4561 Glove Engineered With Kevlar®
    9/25/2017

    SHOWA is unveiling its newest innovation, the SHOWA 4561 glove, at the National Safety Council Congress and Expo in Indianapolis, IN Sept. 25 - 27

  3. Honeywell Donates $400,000 Of Personal Protective Equipment To Aid In Mexico's Earthquake Rescue And Relief Efforts
    9/21/2017

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that it has donated $400,000 in personal protective equipment (PPE) to the Mexico Secretaría de la Defensa Nacional (SEDENA) to support rescue and relief efforts following this week's devastating earthquake in Mexico

  4. International SOS Foundation And Sancroft Launch Occupational Health & Safety And Workplace Wellness Reporting Guidelines For A Global Workforce
    9/20/2017

    As the field of global Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) and workplace wellness is evolving, so is our understanding of its impact on business and its place in sustainability reporting

  5. SoloProtect And Samsung Deliver Next-Generation Wearable Lone Worker Safety Solution
    9/13/2017

    SoloProtect, the leading lone worker safety solution provider, has partnered with Samsung Electronics America, Inc. to create and deliver a next generation enterprise-grade wearable solution, the SoloProtect Watch, aimed at improving lone worker safety

  6. SafeTstep And QSCC, Wendy's Exclusive Supply Chain Cooperative, Partner Together To Fight The Slip
    9/13/2017

    Wendy's supply chain partner QSCC is taking workplace safety to the next level, entering a contract with safeTstep, the B2B arm of Payless ShoeSource, that benefits Wendy's associates by providing easy access and affordability on slip-resistant footwear

  7. MSA Expands Coverage And Growth Opportunities With New Fire Service Partnership
    9/7/2017

    Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety (NYSE: MSA) today announced a new partnership agreement with L.N. Curtis and sons, Inc. to sell MSA's industry-leading line of fire service products in the United States and to federal government agencies worldwide

  8. Workplace Safety Can Give Small Business Owners a Recruiting Edge, EMPLOYERS Survey Finds
    9/6/2017

    With the U.S. unemployment rate hovering at 4.4 percent, small businesses looking to grow may have a harder time finding talent to fill open positions. Many factors motivate job seekers, but a new survey of small business employees by EMPLOYERS® (NYSE:EIG), America's small business insurance specialist®, found that small business owners may be underselling an important factor that could give them an edge when recruiting new talent. The survey found that, surprisingly, the safety

  9. A New Safety Solution For Heat Stress
    8/31/2017

    The country is in the process of a complete overhaul. We are building and fixing more roads, bridges, and other infrastructures more than ever. More projects mean more concerns over safety

  10. HSS Is HASC, Hospital Council Selection For Workplace Violence Prevention Training Partner
    8/30/2017

    The Hospital Association of Southern California (HASC) and the Hospital Council of Northern and Central California (Hospital Council) today announced they have exclusively endorsed HSS Inc. of Denver, Colo. for workplace violence prevention training