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Levitt-Safety Blog

Month: 11-2017

  • Five Tools Anyone New To the Mining Industry Should Understand

    Five Tools Anyone New To the Mining Industry Should Understand

    Often when I’m traveling and meeting new people I get asked the dreaded “So what do you do?” question.  Fortunately I work for a tremendous Canadian company with a pretty clear culture and mandate. It’s easy to explain that we...

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  • NFPA 1981, 2018 Edition Standards Update

    NFPA 1981, 2018 Edition Standards Update

    A recent change impacting the issuance of the NFPA 1981 Standard on Open-Circuit Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) for Emergency Services, 2018, was recently brought to our attention. Early in the standard development process, a new design requirement was proposed for...

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  • 5 REASONS WHY WELDERS SHOULD TRIAL THE CLEANSPACE2™ POWERED RESPIRATOR

    5 REASONS WHY WELDERS SHOULD TRIAL THE CLEANSPACE2™ POWERED RESPIRATOR

    You know after reading one of our last blogs that welding fumes and the UV radiation from welding were recently reclassified as a Group 1 carcinogen. It’s more important than ever to make sure your welders have the maximum respiratory...

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  • What Type of Respirator Should I Wear?

    What Type of Respirator Should I Wear?

    Choosing the right respirator to protect workers from airborne contaminants can be a confusing process - and the consequences of selecting the incorrect respirator can negatively impact a worker's safety and health! You'll often find multiple respiratory hazards in a single workplace, and some...

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  • Top 5 Products at The World’s Biggest Safety Trade Fair

    Top 5 Products at The World’s Biggest Safety Trade Fair

    Thanks for coming back to read part two of my experience at the A+A Show in Düsseldorf. You can read part one here! Now let's get right into the products. After walking each and every aisle of the A+A show, here's...

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  • Congrats to the 2017 Canada’s Safest Employers!

    Congrats to the 2017 Canada’s Safest Employers!

    Levitt-Safety was proud to attend the Canada’s Safest Employer Gala as the Diamond Sponsor last Tuesday October 24th. Hosted by Canadian Occupational Safety and Thomas Reuters, Canada’s Safest Employers recognizes companies across Canada that demonstrate excellence in health and safety,...

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