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OTW Safety’s New and Improved Barricade Fence Panel

Times are tough for everyone; manufacturers, companies and customers alike have all fallen victim to the storm of delays and frustrating shortages that have stricken countless industries as of late.  At OTW Safety, we get it. We have, unfortunately, not been an exception to these piling issues. Supply chain disruptions have made it difficult to …

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OSHA Barricade Safety Standards Summarized

What are the general OSHA barricade safety standards? These standards depend upon specific application, area of usage, and type of barricade. The federal government and its agencies have created extensive lists, ordinances, and laws to protect the safety of all U.S. citizens. A great example of this revolves around OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) …

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You Asked. We Innovated. Announcing Our New Vehicle and Pedestrian Gate Adapter Kit.

Events and worksites are not static spaces— there are constantly moving parts. Whether it is a concert or a construction area, no one has time to be moving barricades every time a person or vehicle needs to exit or enter an area of the site. However, simply leaving gaps in barricades is not a safe …

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Concrete Barriers: Advantages & Disadvantages

For a long time, concrete was the material of choice for construction barriers. Even today, concrete barriers are still used by construction companies and along some roadsides as medians. As the barricade industry evolved, alternatives to the concrete barrier were created, such as plastic barricades. Having more products available and more competition in the marketplace …

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Types of Safety Barricades

At OTW Safety, we design and build many different types of 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. We have barricades that are designed for very specific operating environments as well as multi-purpose barriers that can be …

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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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