Indian FEDCO 5-Gallon Poly Firefighting Pump Holds up to Harshest Environments

Forestry Suppliers' Poly tank is corrosion- and UV-resistant, and the sturdy base has no drill holes (no possible leaks), providing a strong base for heavy use and abuse.

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Elastimold Shrink-Fit Cable Joints Make Cable Splicing Easier

The new Elastimold Shrink-Fit Cable Joint from Thomas & Betts combines the convenience of pre-molded splicing with the range-taking versatility of cold-shrink methods into one, easy-to-install solution.

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Aluminum Conductor Steel Reinforced Ratchet Cutter

Hi-Line Utility Supply introduces its aluminum conductor steel reinforced (ACSR) Ratchet Cutter. This cutter cleanly cuts 336 MCM Linnet ACSR, 400 MCM copper, 600 MCM aluminum, and 2/0 triplex steel messenger cable.

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TimberAx Skid Steer Attachment for Cutting, Mulching

Loftness offers the TimberAx skid steer attachment as part of its VMLogix line of products. The TimberAx uses an exclusive knife system to efficiently cut grass, vines, brush or trees up to 6 in. in diameter, or intermittently cut material up to 12 in.... Read more >

Swap Anti-fog Safety Glasses Double as Safety Goggles

Swap safety eyewear is a glasses-to-goggle eyewear solution from Gateway Safety for those who need the benefits of both safety glasses and goggles in their work environment.

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New XHP1000 T4i Large, Portable Air Compressor

Doosan Portable Power has introduced the XHP1000 portable air compressor, meeting Tier 4i emission regulations. The XHP1000 has a free air delivery of 1,000 cfm and comes standard with dual pressure regulation, allowing it to supply compressed air at o... Read more >
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Safety gloves: Fire and rescue glove with bloodborne pathogen protection

Utility safety: Ergodyne expands its ProFlex Glove Line to include the ProFlex 730OD Performance Fire & Rescue Gloves with OutDry Bloodborne Pathogen Protection.

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Substation solutions reduce cost of power system deployment

Energy management: Power management company Eaton introduced its Modular Integrated Transportable Substation (MITS), an electrical power assembly solution, designed to expedite and reduce the cost of substation deployment.

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Utility linemen: Terex Utilities sponsors Lineman’s and Equipment Operator’s Rodeos

Utility line construction: To coincide with the Electric Utility Lineman Day in Virginia, Terex Utilities sponsored the 12th annual Gaff-n-Go Lineman’s Rodeo and the Terex Equipment Operator’s Rodeo, April 4-5, at the Caroline ...
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Energy management: Cost-effective modernization solution for existing DS-type circuit breakers

Circuit breaker: Designed to fit into existing switchgear, Schneider Electric’s Masterpact Circuit Breaker direct replacement solution extends the life of aging equipment, enabling organizations to avoid costly downtime.

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Safety products for vehicles

Commercial vehicles: ECCO Group announces acquisition of Public Safety Equipment Group (PSE).

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Fleet management systems: Web-based software for fleet maintenance management

Fleet management: Fleetio releases an intuitive import feature, allowing customers to easily add a wide variety of useful information to the fleet management software.

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Safety lighting: LED light with adjustable scaffold bracket mount

Work light: Larson Electronics releases a 70-watt explosion proof LED light with an adjustable scaffold bracket mount.




Make your workplace safer with tips and insights from industry experts Matt Forck, a Certified Safety Professional and Journey Line Worker, and Bill Dampf, a Certified Safety Professional.


Bill Dampf is the retired Director of Corporate Safety and Health for a Midwest electric and natural gas utility. He has been in the safety profession for 35 years and an international speaker for 15.


Matt Forck, CSP and JLW, is a former journey lineworker and current board certified safety professional and keynote speaker supporting clients in over 10 countries.

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Meter Socket Jumpers - Perfect for Submetering Applications

AEP’s Meter Socket Jumper offers a safe and easy means of bypassing a meter socket. The Socket Jumper can be used with either Ringless or Ring style Meters.

Meter Socket Converter

AE Product’s Meter Socket Converter (CNV) converts various Meter Forms to fit the desired application. 14S, 15S or 16S Socket to accept 2S Meter. Optional features available.

Service Disconnect Adapter with Electronic Meter Energizing

AEP’s Service Disconnect Adapter disconnects customer load but maintains power to the electronic meter. The meter maintains reading and communications links for AMR/AMI operations while only disabling the load side.

Meter Socket Blank-Off Covers

AE Product’s Meter Socket Blank-Off Covers are a cost effective way to safely blank-off a Socket that is not in use. Available with or without blades. Color options and personalization available.

Meter Socket Gaskets

AEP’s Meter Socket Gaskets protects your Meters from moisture, insects, sand and other particles by providing a better seal between the meter and the meter socket cover.