18 02, 2015

Dust Collection with DualDraw

2019-05-07T23:36:45+00:00

There are countless examples that can be used to pinpoint the dangers of combustible dust. Whether you are looking at the amount of deaths caused by the various forms of combustible dust or the amount of injuries, it is a grim view. For example, in 2010, three workers were killed in an explosion in West

Dust Collection with DualDraw2019-05-07T23:36:45+00:00
20 01, 2015

A Short Guide to OSHA Compliance

2019-05-07T23:36:46+00:00

OSHA, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, is an integral part of keeping workers safe. Their list of regulations is expansive and non-exhaustive, but should be followed with every available effort. There are different OSHA safety compliance rules for different industries, so it is important to have a clear definition of what is expected of

A Short Guide to OSHA Compliance2019-05-07T23:36:46+00:00
2 01, 2015

Updates to OSHA’s Recordkeeping Rules

2019-05-07T23:36:46+00:00

The New Year will be starting off with new rules from OSHA. Recently, OSHA announced that it has made two key changes to it’s recordkeeping rule. Industries that have proven to have low incident rates of illness and injury are being added to the partially exempt list for recordkeeping. This change is to ensure that

Updates to OSHA’s Recordkeeping Rules2019-05-07T23:36:46+00:00
23 07, 2014

U.S. Chemical Safety Board releases new video urging OSHA to create comprehensive combustible dust standards

2019-05-07T23:36:48+00:00

The US Chemical Safety Board came out with a new video last week in which they urged OSHA to “issue comprehensive combustible dust standard for general industry with clear requirements to prevent fires and explosions from combustible dust.” This follows the Chemical Safety Board bold stance taken last year in declaring OSHA’s response to its

U.S. Chemical Safety Board releases new video urging OSHA to create comprehensive combustible dust standards2019-05-07T23:36:48+00:00
13 03, 2014

OSHA Combustible Dust Update

2019-05-07T23:36:49+00:00

DualDraw representatives recently attended the Power Bulk & Solids Conference in Chicago, May 6th-8th.  It was here they were able to attend a particularly interesting educational seminar on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA’s) Combustible Dust National Emphasis Program (NEP). The NEP works to enforce OSHA combustible dust guidelines by inspecting facilities that generate

OSHA Combustible Dust Update2019-05-07T23:36:49+00:00
11 04, 2013

New OSHA resource addresses procedures for combating combustible dust fires

2019-05-07T23:36:54+00:00

The following press release, issued April 1, 2013, from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, addresses procedures for combating combustible dust fires OSHA issues new resource to protect emergency workers at combustible dust fires WASHINGTON – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration today published Firefighting Precautions at Facilities with Combustible Dust*, a new, informative booklet that outlines

New OSHA resource addresses procedures for combating combustible dust fires2019-05-07T23:36:54+00:00
3 04, 2013

OSHA Fact Sheet on Controlling Hazardous Fumes/Gases During Welding

2019-09-13T20:00:00+00:00

Need information about industrial welding safety? Check out this recent OSHA Fact Sheet on Controlling Hazardous Fumes and Gases During Welding. DualDraw’s air filtration products and patented downdraft technology can help with safety in welding work environments. For more information or to check out our fume control products and services, visit www.dualdraw.com or call

OSHA Fact Sheet on Controlling Hazardous Fumes/Gases During Welding2019-09-13T20:00:00+00:00
21 03, 2013

New laws sought to create safety around combustible dust

2019-05-07T23:36:54+00:00

Combustible dust explosions cause injuries and deaths in the workplace The following article was provided by Huber & Palsir, LLC (www.huberpalsir.com) and originally published on the DigitalJournal.com. (To read more, click the following link: http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/1137733#ixzz2OCXlSqyp.) ### DualDraw’s patented air filtration systems and downdraft technology helps to create safety solutions in the workplace. To learn more go

New laws sought to create safety around combustible dust2019-05-07T23:36:54+00:00
1 03, 2013

OSHA Article on Combustible Dust, 3/1/2013

2019-05-07T23:36:55+00:00

Here is an interesting note via the OSHA newsletter (3/1/2013) about a citation involving Combustible Dust. OSHA cites 3 companies after combustible dust flash fire claims lives of 2 workers at Texas work site OSHA has cited Watco Mechanical Services, Jordan General Contractors Inc. and JP Electric after a combustible dust flash fire claimed the

OSHA Article on Combustible Dust, 3/1/20132019-05-07T23:36:55+00:00
7 02, 2013

DualDraw Solutions for Aircraft Manufacturing Customers

2019-05-07T23:36:55+00:00

Systech Design, located in the mid Atlantic region, has been a well qualified distributor of DualDraw dust and fume collection products for many years. Experts in helping their customers solve tough air quality problems, Systech recently leveraged DualDraw products to improve and make safer certain production processes for a multi-national aircraft manufacturing customer. This particular

DualDraw Solutions for Aircraft Manufacturing Customers2019-05-07T23:36:55+00:00
16 01, 2013

Combustible dust 10 years later: Is your facility in compliance?

2016-08-11T10:59:34+00:00

Ten years ago (in 2003), the U.S. Chemical Safety Board launched investigations of three major industrial explosions involving combustible dust.These explosions — in North Carolina, Kentucky, and Indiana — cost 14 lives and caused numerous injuries and substantial property losses. The board responded by launching a nationwide study to determine the scope of the problem and recommend

Combustible dust 10 years later: Is your facility in compliance?2016-08-11T10:59:34+00:00