Industrial Scientific Debuts iNet Control+ to Help Increase Safety Productivity 

Logo of industrial scientific a fortive company

 One-stop data shop software solution enables users to streamline safety management processes, reduce downtime, improve compliance, and much more.   PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27, 2024 – Industrial Scientific, a global leader and innovator in full-service gas detection programs that automate safety workflows, has released a new version of iNet Control, called iNet Control+, that enables fleet managers…

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Press Release: Run Rite Electronics Appointed as Authorized Distributor by mPower Electronics

Multi gas monitor with PID for VOC measurement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE [Durban, 21 February 2024] – Run Rite Electronics Pty Ltd, a leading wholesale manufacturer and distributor in the process control and occupational health and safety sector, is thrilled to announce its newly appointed status as an authorized distributor for mPower Electronics Inc., a global manufacturer renowned for its innovative gas detectors and…

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The Crucial Role of PID Sensors in VOC Detection: Protecting Health and Ensuring Safety

Introduction: Understanding the impact of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) on health and safety in industrial environments is critical. These compounds, often overlooked in their toxicity, can have both immediate and long-term effects on human health. This article delves into the importance of monitoring VOCs, highlighting the role of Photoionization Detectors (PIDs) in detecting these compounds…

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Achieving Thermal Comfort: Understanding PMV, PPD, WBGT, and Humidex

Thermal comfort plays a crucial role in our daily lives, influencing our productivity, health, and overall well-being. As humans, our thermoregulatory system is adept at modifying our body temperature through involuntary responses such as sweating in high temperatures or shivering in cold conditions. These responses help us stay thermally balanced and avoid local discomfort. However,…

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JUST HOW RELIABLE ARE BREATH-ALCOHOL (‘BREATHALYSER’) TESTS?

This article is taken from here We are publishing this article here in its original form – the only comment we would add is – contact us to discuss your alcohol policy and enforcement of Zero Tolerance. There have been many questions raised from the Samancor case and we have an opinion on some of…

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Runrite and Alcolizer Dedicated to Road Safety

The enforcement of an Alcohol Control policy leads to a reduction in 20% of road deaths – UNThe Global Road Safety Partnership held its annual Africa Road Safety 2016 conference in Durban from the 31 – October – 2 November 2016. Alcolizer Technology is dedicated to creating sustainable testing programmes in developing nations. As a…

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Alcohol and Access Control

The trend in industry currently is toward fully integrated breathalyser access control solutions. ZERO Tolerance for alcohol and other drugs of abuse has become best practice industry. This follows the drive toward a greater need for health and safety awareness. Alcolizer has always been at the forefront in technology and the advancment of safer work…

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Runrite Electronics joins SAIOSH as Corporate Member

As part of the ongoing commitment to boosting safety in industry, Runrite has aligned itself with the principles of the South African Institute of Occupational Safety and Health – SAIOSH. www.saiosh.co.za Runrite is already an established and active member of the South African Protective Marketing Association – SAPEMA which is dedicated to uplifiting PPE quality…

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Some Breathalyser Myths

Breathalyzer Myths We are often asked to comment on ways to ‘beat the breathalyser’. The reality is that the only way is in fact to not drink in the first place. However several myths have developed over the years – here is our take on some of the more common ones. Food can Fool an…

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