Reducing the risk of CANCER to firefighters.

January is Firefighter Cancer Awareness Month. Firefighters are an integral part of our society. They provide an invaluable service to our communities, not just protecting us from fires, but often...
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OHD News

Fit Testing: more than size and fit

Awareness of Respirator Fit Testing or Face Fit Testing has increased over the years due to an expansion in regulation globally and from impacts of the global pandemic. Many times, the focus is...
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Svantek

OHD becomes master U.S service center for Svantek noise & vibration line

Effective immediately, Svantek Calibration and Service will be transitioning to OHD from Sensidyne. OHD will now oversee all calibration, service and repair and will now be the Svantek U.S authorized...
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OHD ranks among top employers in Birmingham

Each year, the Birmingham Business Journal surveys employees at hundreds of companies in the Birmingham area to identify the Best Places to Work. Companies are divided into four categories, based on...
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Innovations of Reusable Respirators for Healthcare and EMS

One small silver glimmer in this global pandemic is that it has spurred innovation in personal protective equipment. This has been particularly pronounced with respiratory protection. N95 filtering...
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OSHA - Dec 7, 2021

Respiratory Protection Jumps to #2 on OSHA's Top 10 List

OHD was there at the National Safety Council’s Safety Congress & Expo in Orlando Florida when the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released its preliminary results of the Top 10 Safety Violations for fiscal...
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In Defense of Fit

There is a lot of information floating around about the benefit and use of what many people are calling “masks” and what here, for clarity, will be called facial coverings. For a moment over the summer, it felt as though there...
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MEMS Microphone Technology in Smart Cities

Noise exposure of a population is currently one of the biggest problems in cities. High levels of noise can cause serious health problems and even increase mortality. Noise management methods using static noise maps that turn out...
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OHD Adds Svantek Sound & Vibration Measurement Solutions to Product Offerings

OHD is excited to announce a new distribution partnership with SVANTEK, the world leader in sound and vibration measurement solutions. The U.S. occupational health and safety market demands excellence in product performance, and...
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Introducing the Revolutionary QuantiFit2™ - True advancement in respirator fit testing

The fastest fit test is now the easiest.
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