Entries by Dan

Coolant Troubleshooting Guide

Zebra Skimmers recently released this guide to help you troubleshoot any coolant issues that you might experience. This guide will help you troubleshoot any coolant issues as well as any issues that may be the result of preventative maintenance.  As an example, poor management of Tramp Oil and pH can lead to coolant odor.  To […]

Why Control Oil Mist & Smoke in your Shop?

Royal Products recently released this resource highlighting the importance of oil mist and smoke control in machine shops. Safety Reduced Health Risks | Any form of pollution is potentially dangerous to the lungs, larynx, and skin. Reduced Accident Risks | Oil mist creates slippery surfaces which increase accident rates. Reduced Fire Hazards | Oil deposits […]

A Grinder and Sander Tip

Grinders and sanders have the ability to be fitted with a variety of attachments and accessories that allow the tool to be used for grinding, sanding, polishing, or cutting-off operations. However the enduser needs to properly guard or shield employees from injury.

Plastic Container Selection Guide

Akro-Mils Plastic Container Selection Guide With all the styles, sizes and options available for plastic containers, it can be a challenge to choose the right one for your application. This guide will help you through the process by providing you with the basic information needed to select a container, including details on construction and other […]

3M Latchways Personal Rescue Device

In 2013, falling from heights was OSHA’s third most preventable workplace incident. These accidents can be reduced with proper personal protective gear, installation of guard rails and other safety devices, along with employee training and diligence.

Honeywell’s Hearing Safety Glossary

Honeywell Safety recently released this Hearing Safety Glossary highlighting many of the important aspects of Hearing Protection. A-Weighting A filter applied to noise measurements, intended to replicate the frequency sensitivity of the human ear. The A-weighting is the most commonly-used weighting scale in hearing conservation programs, as it predicts quite well the damage risk of […]