OSHA - Fire Safety Quiz

January 20, 2017

Remember those awesome OSHA safety training videos you had to watch before starting your industrial occupation? Now you can put that knowledge to the test! Take a break and take this short quiz to assess your skills on OSHA and Fire Safety!

Industrial Safety Supply Blog

Content dedicated to helping you & your crew get home SAFE

Safety regulations & industrial equipment are in a state of continual motion. For 45+ years, ISSC has served industrial end-users & municipalities with the latest safety products and services. On this blog, you can expect to find relevant articles about:

  • Best practices for safety applications
  • Equipment maintenance and training
  • Resources to help you stay in compliance
  • Industry updates
  • and More!

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A Safety Manager’s Guide to Preventative Maintenance Programs

December 12, 2016

Do you have any New Year’s resolutions for 2017 yet? Let’s be honest, unfortunately, these resolutions are all too often just lofty goals that we forget about by February. The idea of setting objectives and working hard toward them, however, is a great habit to get into, regardless of what it is you’re aiming to achieve. ...Read More

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5 Winter Weather Safety Tips You Don't Want to Forget

December 05, 2016

Do you remember that scene in A Christmas Story where Flick gets his tongue stuck to a frozen pole because of a dare? That’s probably not the best thing to recall when considering how to navigate safe work practices in winter weather! Regardless of where you live, the climate in your work environment changes during the winter months, and with that comes the need to prepare and adjust the way in which you carry out your job operations. ...Read More

An Employer’s Guide to Permitted Confined Space Rescue Plans

November 28, 2016

Statistically speaking, two industrial workers may not come home this week. That’s right. A study from the Bureau of Labor Statistics found that, on average, there are 92 fatal confined space accidents per year, meaning that roughly two of these incidents will occur each week. This horrific statistic seems all the more true when you consider that there are over 4.8 million confined space entries in the US per year. ...Read More

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How to Choose Your Best Respirator

November 21, 2016

Every day, approximately 5 million workers are required to wear respirators in over 1.3 million work sites across the United States. With the various types of contaminants that impede industrial workplaces, such as harmful dusts, smokes, gases, and vapors, respirators are a useful aid in helping to prevent lung impairment, diseases, or even death. ...Read More

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RAE Systems' AreaRAE Pro & Plus Review

November 18, 2016

Honeywell, a premier wireless partner to ISSC, recently invited us to their facilities in beautiful Houston, Texas during a wireless equipment training to take a look at both the new AreaRAE Pro and Plus wireless, transportable area monitors from RAE Systems. As a frontrunner in wireless gas detection since being introduced in 2001, AreaRAE has changed the market in fire and hazmat response operations by allowing for real time hazard monitoring from remote locations. ...Read More