Netting News for April 2018 - Baseball, OSHA and more.

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Netting News for April 2018 - Baseball, OSHA and more.
  • Netting
  • News
  • OSHA
  • Baseball

New netting at baseball fields is happening all around the country. Some urgent safety recommendations are proposed after a deadly helicopter crash. OSHA expands its safety net to the public workers of Boston. US Netting is featured in an aviary guide by herebird.com. Read more to find out about the latest in netting news!

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Netting a Safe Spring. Spectator Safety a Priority for 2018 Sports

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Netting a Safe Spring. Spectator Safety a Priority for 2018 Sports
  • Safety
  • Spectators
  • Baseball
  • Golf
  • Netting

Believe it or not, spring is almost here, and sports fans and players are turning their thoughts to spring training. One aspect that has become a top priority this year is spectator safety. There have been several serious accidents at Major League Baseball (MLB) parks in recent years, perhaps most notably a two-year- old girl struck in the face by a 105-mph line-drive foul at Yankee Stadium in September 2017.

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Safety Netting in Fall Protection, Debris Control and Construction.

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Safety Netting in Fall Protection, Debris Control and Construction.
  • Safety
  • Fall
  • Protection
  • Netting

One of Netting's most significant roles is in the construction industry. The No. 1 reason for death on a building site is falling from an altitude, followed by being hit by objects. The excellent news is that netting prevents accidents and often is your best line of defense against falls and debris.

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Defender Gate™ and Net Upgrades - New Ratings

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Defender Gate™ and Net Upgrades - New Ratings
  • Barrier
  • Safety
  • Gates

Our Defender Gate™ and Defender Net Barriers have been going through some major transformations. US Netting and our team of engineers, designers, managers, and sales have been researching and iterating on the product line in almost every way. Construction, fabrication, strength, operation, and safety are just some of the areas improved with the newly upgraded Defender Gate™ 10, Defender Gate™ 20, and Defender Gate™ XL.

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Dock Safety Solutions Aren’t Just for Loading Docks

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Dock Safety Solutions Aren’t Just for Loading Docks
  • Barrier
  • Safety
  • Gates

Fall protection was a hot topic throughout 2017. Loading docks and other elevated work areas are the number one site for workplace-related accidents for the second year in a row according to Safety & Health Magazine. In the past year, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. OSHA has also made the decision to increase the protection that is required when working on loading docks.

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