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The Best Davit Systems for Use in Confined Spaces

July 7, 2017 Confined Space

Confined Space System

A davit is a popular crane-like device made of steel or aluminum and designed for supporting, raising, lateral moving, and lowering people, working platforms, boats, anchors, or other heavy equipment. Davit systems …

Confined Space Entry — Top 3 Safety Tips

March 16, 2017 Confined Space

Confined Space Entry Safety Tips

When working in confined spaces, it’s critical that workers stay safe from hidden and potentially deadly dangers. These spaces – which, according to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Health …

What’s Your Rescue Plan?

January 11, 2017 Confined Space, Fall Protection

What’s Your Rescue Plan?

Be Careful in Confined Spaces Working in a confined space is dangerous because of the risks of asphyxiation from noxious fumes or dust, reduced oxygen levels, as well as fire …

Weatherization: Home Safety Issues and Reducing Your Energy Bill

December 15, 2016 Cold Weather protection, Confined Space, Gas Detection, General Safety

Weatherization: Home Safety Issues and Reducing Your Energy Bill

We recently learned about a nationwide program instituted by the U.S. Department of Energy that promotes the use of clean and sustainable energy through weatherization funding. It’s the Weatherization Assistance …

What’s New in the World of RKI Gas Monitors?

November 15, 2016 Confined Space, Gas Detection


Gas detectors are essential for confined space monitoring before and after the entry. RKI designs high-rated topside and diffusion gas monitors for these purposes. Topside Monitors The GX-2012 is an active pumped …

OSHA: the New Construction Rule and the General Confined Space Rule

July 27, 2016 Confined Space, General Safety, OSHA Standards and Regulations

OSHA Fines Increase

By Mario Mendoza, Regional Sales Manager, Allegro Industries On May 4, 2015, OSHA issued a new standard for construction work in confined space. There are five key differences from the …

Gas Detection Solutions for Commercial Spaces

July 21, 2016 Confined Space, Gas Detection, General Safety

Loading dock

Confined spaces become hazardous areas when exhaust gathers from cars, trucks, buses, tractors, trailers, forklifts, and other fossil fuel burning engines. Exhaust fumes are highly toxic and exposure to the …

Retrofit Notice on DBI-SALA Advanced Adjustable Offset Davit Systems

May 19, 2016 Confined Space, Fall Protection, General Safety, Uncategorized

Important Notice

Have you purchased one or several of the following products? Capital Safety has determined that these following DBI-SALA Advanced Adjustable Offset Davit Systems manufactured before 1/1/16 do not fully meet …

Gas Clip Technologies Shaking Up the Gas Monitor Industry

March 10, 2016 Confined Space, Gas Detection


There’s a new kid on the block, and not everyone is happy to welcome them. Gas Clip Technologies gas monitors have been around since 2009 and these days they’re starting …

Calibrating Your Confined Space Gas Monitors

February 25, 2016 Confined Space, Gas Detection

How Do I Get My Gas Monitor Repaired?

Confined space 4-gas monitors need to be calibrated. We all know it, and the time is probably coming up soon. Just how often you are required to calibrate depends on …