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2012-08-02 23:00:22

When it comes to personal protective equipment, the fashion shows in New York and Milan have nothing on global infrastructure firm Gannett Fleming, Inc. To encourage employees to think safety from head to toe, Gannett Fleming held a Protective Equipment Fashion Show on June 14 featuring 35 employees dressed in personal protective equipment (PPE) commonly used in the firm´s diverse lines of work. The “runway models” showcased various styles of gloves, hard hats, boots, vests,...

2012-07-28 23:01:52

Hongbao introduces new products, the HB-14 nitrile cutting-resistant gloves. The HB-14 nitrile working gloves enhance workers' safety and comfort during the production process (PRWEB) July 28, 2012 Hongbao introduces new products, the HB-14 nitrile cutting-resistant gloves. The HB-14 nitrile working gloves enhance workers' safety and comfort during the production process so that workers can concentrate on work, preventing their hands from injury. This new nitrile industrial gloves are made...

2012-02-07 20:57:52

Head, neck impacts accumulate fastest in fighters who don't wear headgear; Protective padding especially important for young fighters The use of padded headgear and gloves reduces the impact that fighters absorb from hits to the head, according to newly published research from Cleveland Clinic. In their biomechanics lab at Cleveland Clinic's Lutheran Hospital, the researchers replicated hook punches to the head using a crash test dummy and a pendulum. The impacts were measured under...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.