Skip to Primary Navigation Skip to Site Navigation Skip to Main Content All 3M.com Site Map
 

News, Events, Public Relations

With leading-edge technology, product innovations and groundbreaking research, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) by 3M has a way of making occupational health and environmental safety news.

More News and Information
Events Safety Awards & Recognition
Press Releases Health Hazards in the News
Send to a Friend

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.

Read More ...

Posted 2014-11-03


Send to a Friend

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.

Read More ...

Posted 2014-11-03


Send to a Friend

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.

Read More ...

Posted 2014-11-03


Send to a Friend

Product Notification: Virtua V6 Protective Eyewear Supply Interruption

Due to the adhesion of the coating on the Virtua™ V6 Protective Eyewear failing to perform to our standards, this product will be temporarily unavailable. Our expectation is to have this issue resolved by December 2014. While we work to resolve this issue, we recommend considering the SecureFit™ 400 Series Protective Eyewear as a replacement option. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please see the Product Notification Letter for more information.

Read More ...

Posted 2014-10-24


Send to a Friend

Introducing Three New Head, Eye and Face Protection Products from 3M!

Effective October 27, 2014, 3M is please to announce the introduction of the following new products!

Read More ...

Posted 2014-10-24


Send to a Friend

SIGN UP TODAY! Eye Injury Prevention Webinar Nov 4th

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.

Read More ...

Posted 2014-10-22


Send to a Friend

Customer Advisory Notice: 3M™ Versaflo™ Cartridge, Carbon Monoxide Catalyst AP-612 (Used in 3M™ Versaflo™ Air Filtration Panel, AP-603)

Customer Advisory Notice: 3M™ Versaflo™ Cartridge, Carbon Monoxide Catalyst AP-612 (Used in 3M™ Versaflo™ Air Filtration Panel, AP-603)

Customer Advisory Notice

Read More ...

Posted 2014-10-14


Send to a Friend

New 3M™ Peltor™ Tactical Earplug Addresses Top Service-Related Disability

New 3M Peltor Tactical Earpug gives military users a digital earplug with tactical communications, situational awareness and hearing protection capabilities. Hearing loss and tinnitus (ringing in the ears) are the two most common service-related disabilities, according to the Department of Defense’s Hearing Center of Excellence (HCE). The device will debut at the Association of the U.S. Army (AUSA) exposition, Oct. 13 to 15 in Washington, D.C. at 3M Booth 7329. It is also available now for U.S. Army Tactical Communications and Protective Systems (TCAPS) applications and law enforcement.

Read Full Article

Read More ...

Posted 2014-10-13


Send To A Friend

Share 3M Occupational Health & Environmental Safety information by filling out the information below.

Required fields are indicated by an asterisk ( * ).



Email addresses will be used to email the information on your behalf and unless you opted in above, will not be collected or used by 3M for any marketing purposes. Privacy Policy

Need Help?

If you have questions or want more information, please contact us.

Where to buy 3M PPE Safety Products. Pricing is available from your local 3M authorized safety distributor.

Events

Dec02

Fall Protection Competent Person Training

2919 Eagandale Blvd.
Eagan, MN 55121

Date of Event: Dec 2, 2014 - Dec 3, 2014
Register

Subscribe to 3M Safety News

First Name:
Last Name:
Email:

The information you provide on this email form will be used to contact you regarding 3M Safety Solutions products and solutions and as further described in our Internet Privacy Policy.

Quick Links

Safety News
Training
Where To Buy
Sustainability at 3M