What’s Your Rescue Plan?

Employee Training

Be Careful in Confined Spaces Working in a confined space is dangerous because of the risks of asphyxiation from noxious fumes or dust, reduced oxygen levels, as well as fire and flood dangers. Where can you find confined spaces? Here … Continue reading

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How Lower Gas Prices Influence Occupational Safety in Oil and Gas Industry

Safety in Oil and Gas Industry

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), the average retail price of regular gasoline in the US was $2.24/gallon on August 29, 2016, (the lowest price on Monday before Labor Day since 2004). In spite of the fact that gasoline … Continue reading

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Klein Tools Designs a Headlamp with all the Must-Haves for the Jobsite

Klein Tools Illumination Headlamp

By Courtney Bloom, Product Marketing Specialist, Heavy Infrastructure Business Unit, Klein Tools Klein® Tools, for professionals since 1857, launched its new Illumination line, including a headlamp designed specifically for electricians. “Most headlamps used on jobsites now are designed for activities like … Continue reading

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Discover Amazing New Cut-Resistant and FR Gloves: Northflex Cold Grip Plus 5 and FRGrip Plus 5

Gloves

Hand cuts and wounds are preventable, yet they still account for roughly 30 percent of all workplace injuries in the US. How do you choose the right cut resistant glove for your application? First, evaluate what types of gloves you … Continue reading

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Wishing You Safe and Happy Holidays

Happy holidays

PK Safety Supply offices will be open all week before Christmas. We will be closed on: Monday, December 26, 2016 Monday, January 2, 2017 From our family to yours, we wish you a safe and happy holiday season! Please connect … Continue reading

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PK Safety Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday season should be filled with joy and happiness, but not the anxiety that comes along with trying to find the perfect gift. Can’t figure out what to give to that handy person? Take a look at the list of … Continue reading

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Weatherization: Home Safety Issues and Reducing Your Energy Bill

Weatherization

We recently learned about a nationwide program instituted by the U.S. Department of Energy that promotes the use of clean and sustainable energy through weatherization funding. It’s the Weatherization Assistance Program. This came to our attention when a couple of … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Eyes Protected at Work

Eye Protection

Eye injuries are very common in a workplace. How do you protect your eyes? By wearing glasses, goggles, and face shields, depending on the type of work you are doing. Eyewear is important for safety because, according to the Bureau … Continue reading

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3M Notice on the Breathe Easy Rubber Butyl Hood BE-10BR

3M Hood

The BE-10BR Hood is designed to provide respiratory protection against certain particulates like dust, fumes, mists, radionuclide, asbestos, organic vapors, and inorganic gases. The butyl rubber hood offers resistance to certain chemical warfare agents. It meets Military Standard MIL-C-51251A for … Continue reading

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pH Neutral vs Saline Eyewash: When To Use

Personal Eyewash

By Samantha Hoch, Marketing, Haws Corp. Personal Emergency Eyewashes are for use when dust, dirt, chemicals and other contaminants come into contact with the eyes. With multiple solution options, you need to determine which is appropriate for the most effective … Continue reading

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