OHD Blog

The Finishing Trades Institute International Partners With OHD

Oct 1, 2018

The Finishing Trades Institute International (IFTI) is pleased to announce a new and exciting partnership with OHD - a company we have had the pleasure of working with since discovering them while researching ‘best practices’ for the fit testing of our members. Since that initial meeting, they have demonstrated a history of exceptional value and commitment to the health and well-being of those working in the construction industry.

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New ISO Standards for Mask Fit Testing

Aug 16, 2018

 

In March 2018, after a five-year process involving more than 60 countries, a brand new international safety and occupational health standard, ISO, was published. The standard works to set a new benchmark in worldwide occupational safety by providing effective, real-world solutions for worker safety. On a global scale, the new ISO standard will continue to shape the health and safety profession and directly impact how all organizations manage their health and safety programs through hazard controls and risk reduction.

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OHD to Partner with the University of West Virginia with use of Quantifit

Jan 8, 2018

OHD is committed to the research and future development of Respiratory Protection. That is why we have recently partnered with the University of West Virginia and their Department of Industrial and Management Systems.

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Chicago Fire Department Receives New SCBA Equipment

Dec 27, 2017

OHD has proudly been partnered with the Chicago Fire Department for over 5 years.

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Effective Protection: Selecting a Respirator

Dec 12, 2017

What is the relationship between OSHA permissible exposure limits/maximum use concentrations and assigned protection factors?

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TSI to Discontinue Calibration Services for certain PortaCount® Models

Oct 30, 2017

Have you been waiting for the right time to upgrade your fit tester from the TSI PortaCount® to the revolutionary OHD Quantifit®? Aren't you tired of the inconvenience of sometimes having to ensure or generate particles in a closed room with fog machines, candles, salt fog or other means if you need to conduct a fit test? NOW is the perfect time to convert to the OHD Quantifit® to eliminate the hassle with particles. Move to a system which directly measures respirator leak by taking advantage of OHD's $1,500 Trade-In Offer!

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