FIRE AND GAS DETECTION: AVOID THE TRAPS!

By Sébastien Grégoire, P.Eng. at BBA Consultants and Adrian Petre, P.Eng., F.S.Eng., R.M. at Westech Industrial For processes using combustible or toxic materials, it is important to include a fire and gas detection system that will act effectively in the event of a leak or ignition. There are several technologies and design methods available, each…

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HOW CONNECTED SAFETY IS TRANSFORMING THE WORKPLACE

Wearable connected technology has become commonplace in our personal lives from tracking our Uber’s location on our phone to checking the monitor on our wrists for our heart rate – and it’s changing industrial safety protocols as well. Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) is also going through an evolution in incident detection, avoidance, reporting, and…

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EXCHANGE AND UPGRADE YOUR GAS DETECTION FLEET

TURN THE DEVICES YOU HAVE INTO THE ONES YOU WANT. Needing to update your gas detection fleet with the latest technology? Fully standardize with the only direct-to-cloud safety monitoring and gas detection solution within a single, easy-to-use and understand ecosystem. Plus, if you turn in your old devices, thanks to Blackline Safety’s new REFRESH program we…

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Detecting Toxic Gas with Open Path Systems

Background In February 2015, a Coca-Cola bottling plant in Speedway, Indianapolis initiated emergency procedures after a strong ammonia smell was sensed by 25 workers. The plant was immediately evacuated and a significant emergency response was provided by local Fire Department and Hazmat teams. The source of the leak was an 80,000 gallon tank, which was…

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Introducing the New Blackline Safety G7 EXO Area Monitor (FREE WEBINAR)

THE WORLD’S ONLY DIRECT TO CLOUD AREA MONITOR Introducing the industry’s first cloud-connected area gas monitor with cellular and satellite connectivity. Built to last in the field with a strong rugged design, 100+ day battery life and cloud-connected technology for streamlined data collection and reporting, your team and worksite have never been so protected. Wherever…

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