IBT Industrial Solutions is Your 1-Stop Industrial Safety Shop

IBT Industrial Solutions is Your 1-Stop Industrial Safety Shop

audit2Whether you need PPE or a completely new safety program, IBT Industrial Solutions acts as a 1-stop safety shop, offering a comprehensive suite of safety products, engineered solutions, consulting, and training services.

“We sell head-to-toe safety products, along with all the consulting, engineering, and training you need to go with those products,” said Gary Porter, the Safety and Warehouse Equipment Group Director at IBT. “We’re a 1-stop shop for safety.”

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Creating a Safe and Healthy Work Environment

IBT has been offering safety products and services since 2002. Now in their 12th year, they do everything from selling safety goggles to developing companywide safety programs that meet OSHA requirements.

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“We help companies create a safe and healthy work environment,” Porter said. “We can even help them save money and get into compliance with OSHA by acting as an extension of their staff.”

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Safety Consulting Services

Porter’s team provides resources and expertise whenever a client needs help with:

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• Arc flash—hazard assessments, training in compliance with NFPA 70E
• Health—ergonomics, air monitoring, noise control, bloodborne pathogens, indoor air quality, heat stress
•  Medical surveillance—audiometric exams, pulmonary function tests
• Respirator fit testing—quantitative and qualitative fit testing, record keeping, user training
• Safety—compliance audits, programs, accident prevention, emergency response plans
• Safety manuals—company- and site-specific employee safety handbooks
• Compliance programs—company-specific programs for HazCom, emergency action plans, lockout/tagout, confined space entry and more


Safety Training

IBT also supports safety programs with high-quality, interactive safety training that is designed to facilitate learning and meet government requirements. Training classes are offered both at IBT and on-site with clients. Recent topics include:

  • Bloodborne pathogens
  • Chemical awareness
  • Confined space entry/rescue
  • Ergonomics
  • Fall protection
  • General workplace safety
  • Hazard communication (HazCom)
  • Hazardous waste operation and emergency response (HAZWOPER)
  • Heat stress
  • Lockout/tagout
  • OSHA recordkeeping
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Respiratory protection

Engineered Safety Solutions

The staff at IBT also works routinely with clients to help permanently remove (or minimize) workplace safety hazards—using compliance audits and program development.forklift1

• Evaluating—current engineering controls
• Recommending—controls to reduce hazards in the workplace
• Design—of proper safety controls
• Installation—of safety items (e.g. light curtains, safety mats, or safety interlocks)

In addition, IBT can redesign your workstations for maximum productivity and comfort—to reduce ergonomic-related hazards.

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Head-to-Toe Safety Products

“Most on-the-job injuries can be prevented with proper protection and safe work habits,” Porter said. IBT sells a complete line of:

  • PPE—eyewear, rainwear, respiratory protection, safety goggles, hard hats, hand/foot protection
  • Safety instrumentation and devices—badges, air flow monitors, gas detection, filtration panels, confined space equipment
  • First aid and healthcare—first fitTest1aid kits, eyewash stations, electrolyte replacement
  • Ergonomics—back supports, wrist supports, knee supports, hot and cold wraps, anti-fatigue matting
  • Fall protection—lanyards, harnesses, anchorage connectors, confined space equipment
  • Facility maintenance—sorbents, traffic control, flammable storage containers, explosion-proof lighting

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Need help with your safety program?

Contact Gary Porter, Director of Safety Consulting and Training for IBT Industrial Solutions, at gporter@ibtinc.com, or give us a call at 913-677-3151.

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