Daily Archives: April 25, 2016


ANSI Revises Standard for Hand Protection Classification

The American National Standards Institute has announced revisions to ANSI/ISEA 105 American National Standard for Hand Protection Classification, offering practical advice on glove and hand protection selection. OSHA CFR 29 1910 doesn’t reference any standard for design or performance of gloves, but requires among other things, that hand protection is evaluated Read the full article…


PHMSA Releases Transportation Rail Incident Preparedness and Response

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) has released the Transportation Rail Incident Preparedness and Response (TRIPR) training resource, a web-accessible tool for emergency responders. These training resources offer a flexible approach to training the first responders and emergency services personnel in pre-incident planning and response. Read the full article…