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EZ-Ins Discontinuation Distributor Announcement

Due to a change in suppliers and access to one of the raw materials, 3M has decided to discontinue the line of EZ-Ins Reusable Earplugs.

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Posted 2015-01-15


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Product Notification: 3M™ Peltor™ ORA TAC Product Update

The 3M™ PELTOR™ ORA TAC products have undergone updates in an effort to help provide the best product to your customers.

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Posted 2015-01-15


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3M Introduces Versatile Air Purifying Respirator

3M has released in the United States its most advanced, versatile, powered air respiratory solution yet.

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Posted 2015-01-14


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3M Integrates Protective Eyewear with Hard Hat for Improved Comfort

The latest protective eyewear from 3M, the 3M HIE6 Protective Eyewear, is integrated directly into the suspension of our 3M hard hats, nearly eliminating the weight of eyewear on a person’s nose and with no temples. This integration reduces a common cause of worker discomfort and helps ensure the proper use of protective equipment.

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Posted 2014-12-19


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Product Notification: Industrial Filtering Facepiece/Disposable Respirator Use by and Storage Information

3M is in the process of incorporating shelf life information on the packaging and User Instructions of our filtering facepiece/disposable respirators. The shelf life determination for each respirator model is product specific, based on material components and testing and takes into consideration the respirator as a system.

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Posted 2014-12-17


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Using Hearing Protector Fit-Test Research Data to Help Employers Improve Their Hearing Conservation Programs.

Health and safety professionals are frequently charged with managing hearing conservation programs (HCPs). However, despite best efforts to prevent noise-induced hearing loss, employers sometimes struggle to minimize noise-induced hearing loss cases.

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Posted 2014-11-03


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Eye Injuries: You rarely see them coming.

Practical Solutions for reducing injuries to the eye - November 4, 2014
The 3M Eye Injury Reduction webinar will provide an examination of how to help solve eye injuries in the workplace. This issue continues to challenge virtually every industry, and the solution is often times multifaceted. 3M will share some new tools and approaches to help you in solving this issue.

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Posted 2014-11-03


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Performance of hearing protectors in the workplace; The Good, The Bad and The Ugly.

How well do the hearing protectors worn by your employees work? Effective protection is directly related to the fit of the device as well as the fitting skill and motivation of the wearer. In this webinar we will review the pros and cons of each type of hearing protector and what can go wrong in the workplace.

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Posted 2014-11-03


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Events

Feb05

Hearing Loss Prevention Seminar

Presented by 3M and the Midwest Center for Occupational Health & Safety
Garden Grove, CA

Date of Event: February 5, 2015
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Feb07

Speedglas Tailgate Event

Ritz Safety
2200 W. Copans Road
Pompano Beach, FL

Date of Event: February 7, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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