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8 February 2017 Latest safety-helmet suspensions offer improved comfort
8 February 2017: Painful compression headaches due to safety helmets that don’t fit properly are now a thing of the past thanks to flush suspension tabs on the latest MSA Fas-Trac® III ratchet suspensions, available...
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23 January 2017 Safety-equipment industry demands constant innovation
Workers who face potentially hazardous situations deserve the best protection possible. This is why MSA, a global leader in safety equipment, focuses on ongoing innovation.
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2 December 2016 Altair 4X is the only waterproof multi-gas detector on the market
The Altair 4X multi-gas detector from MSA Africa is the only instrument of its kind with ATEX certification. This means the device has an IP67 ingress rating, which certifies it for water immersion.
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11 November 2016 MSA Africa call centre boosts customer experience, service
Established five years ago, MSA Africa’s dedicated Johannesburg call centre is unique in the manufacturing industry in offering its diverse customer base a value-added total solution for all their technical and...
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19 October 2016 MSA Africa invests R1.5 million in aftermarket service centre network
MSA Africa, a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products, supplements its total solutions approach with a comprehensive aftersales and technical support service
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12 September 2016 Half-mask respirators prevent the spread of silicosis among SA miners
The Department of Health’s Tuberculosis (TB) Strategic Plan for South Africa reveals that the country’s mining industry may have the highest incidence of TB in the world. For every 100 000 mineworkers, about 3 000...
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6 September 2016 John T. Ryan Trophy winners unveiled at MineSAFE 2016
The John T. Ryan Trophy for a surface-mining operation was awarded to AngloGold Ashanti’s Savuka gold mine in Gauteng, while platinum producer Lonmin’s 4B/1B shaft in the North West clinched the award for an...
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27 July 2016 Latest safety products underscore total solutions approach
MSA Africa will use Electra Mining Africa 2016 as a platform to display a range of new products and technologies as part of its total solutions approach.
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14 July 2016 Protecting lives and equipment worth billions of dollars
In order to ensure employee safety and to prevent any infrastructural damage to a multi-billion dollar floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel located at a deep water oil project off the coast on...
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20 June 2016 Select PPE divestiture and split from MSA Africa is finalised
Following three years of talks and negotiations, the divestiture of MSA Africa’s former standalone business unit, Select PPE, was officially finalised on 29 February 2016. As from the end of February 2016, Select...
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