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Types of Safety Barricades

At OTW Safety, we design and build many different types of safety barricades for a wide variety of commercial applications. Our barricades are engineered to be used outdoors and are designed to handle any significant inclement weather. The most harmful weather-related impact on these types of barricades is prolonged exposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays through direct …

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Building a Business and Supporting the Community Along the Way

When Marc founded his company, Off the Wall Products, in 1989, he was adamant about doing things differently. Besides producing superior products, he was committed to helping grow cool charities and non-profits. Today OTW Safety has ambassadors in more than 10 major cities, from San Diego to Miami, and is still dedicated to carrying out …

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Determining Lateral Deflections of Plastic Water-Filled Barriers

This study investigated two methods that can be used to calculate the lateral deflection and the number of segments that move in a Plastic Water-Filled Barrier (referred to in the study as a “PWB”) after a vehicle has struck the traffic barrier. Lateral Deflection Methods In the first method, theoretical equations were developed based on …

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Winners of our 1st OTW Photo Contest

Thank you to all who participated in our first-ever photo contest. We appreciate the time you took to send us all your great pictures. We love seeing OTW barricades being used! Our first place winner stole the show with Mo the sloth climbing on our CC42x96 barricade. Notable Mentions

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OTW Safety attends the Alaska DOT Airport Training Conference

OTW Safety’s VP of Operations, Eric Stevens, spent a week in beautiful Anchorage, Alaska to support the Alaska Airport Training Conference organized by the Alaska Department of Transportation. The conference brought together airport managers from the entire state to tackle safety and operational concerns unique to Alaskan environmental extremes. Emergency preparedness, construction impact mitigation, and …

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IMFCON/IFFS 2014

OTW Safety made some great new friends, hobnobbed with musicians, and showed off our Billboard Barricade crowd control device at this year’s International Music Festival Conference and International Film Festival Summit in Austin, TX. As the official safety sponsor of both events, we tried our best not to be hall monitors… but crowd control is …

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OTW’s AR10x96 Airport Barricade now being used at Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport – China

In addition to Canada, OTW Safety is now exporting USA-made products to China. That’s right, OTW’s AR10x96 Airport Barricade is now being used at Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport in China! Since its invention in 1999, the AR10x96 barricade is consistently meeting the standards brought to us by the FAA and regulators in the airport industry. …

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