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FIRST LOOK - APRIL 2019

Acquisition Means Positive Results / Arcosa Reports / Cuts Like a Knife

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The Shirt on Your Back

I Was Recently Sent a Sample of a New Kind of Flannel Shirt. It Was Magnetic.

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Pure Safety Group Unveils Two Next Generation Harnesses

Pure Safety Group (PSG) unveiled two new products to complete its Series line-up of three Guardian Fall Protection safety harnesses, with applications for keeping workers at height safe in many real-life work scenario. All harnesses meet government standards, exceed ANSI standards and are pending CSA certification.

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MSHA Reports Year’s First Fatalities

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) reported that on Jan. 5, a 55-year-old contract miner received fatal injuries when he was pinned between a pneumatically powered air lock equipment door and the concrete rib barrier located near the shaft bottom.

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New Construction Starts Decline 10 Percent

Highway and Bridge Construction in December Climbed 19 Percent; Up 5 Percent for Year.

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