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OTW Safety at Night on Commonwealth

Summer is event season at OTW Safety. Just down the street from our offices at Night on Commonwealth there were live local bands, beat boy dancers, artists selling their wares, food trucks and of course, a bar with wine, beer, and Dented Brick Distillery cocktails! Our colorful crowd barricades and signage were put to good …

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The Big Time

OTW barriers are popping up all over! If you watch TV — and quite a few people do — you may have seen a Kia commercial that pitted two robots against each other in a hilarious grocery-loading competition. You also may have noticed, prominently displayed in the high-tech testing facility where the competition takes place, …

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OTW Safety at the Petzl Di’namik Bouldering Contest

Every year, outdoor enthusiasts descend on Salt Lake City to sample all the industry’s latest gear. This ocean of puffy jackets, beards, and beanies provides the perfect backdrop for some friendly (and very intense) competition — the Petzl Di’namik Bouldering Championship. This year’s competition, featuring some of the best climbers in the world, proved to …

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Photo Contest Winners

We’ve got a photo contest winner! Thank You to Amber at Safe T Lite for this awesome photo of our Billboard Barricades at the San Diego dock. We love all the colors! Stilt walker in second place We also love this shot of a stilt walker at the Park Silly Sunday Market in Park City, …

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A Stampede Caused by Metal Barricades

According to an article published by The Commercial Appeal back in May, crowds on Beale Street in Memphis mistook crashing metal barricades for gunshots and started fleeing in all directions. Hundreds of people ran toward the exits, two were arrested, and others ended up in the hospital. Beale Street is a historic district in downtown …

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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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Airport Runway Construction Safety

There are safety concerns and legal requirements for just about any construction project. Projects in and around airports present a huge number of additional challenges and regulations. It can be difficult to be sure that your crew is following regulations. We’ve put together a PowerPoint presentation to supplement airport-specific training for construction personnel.  Airport Safety Basics …

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Serious Safety, Fun Interaction

When people get together in large groups, having fun is often the goal. At concerts, sporting events, exhibitions, rallies, or public speeches, the last thing on your mind is safety—that’s why it’s the first thing on ours. OTW Safety is the leader in passive crowd control safety and security. For over ten years, our crowd …

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