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hard hat

[′härd ‚hat]
(engineering)
A safety hat usually having a metal crown; used by construction workers and miners.
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This year EMCOR participants will be wearing EMCOR's Pink Hard Hats while walking in the event, the 13th year that EMCOR has been involved.
The environmental advantages of using 'green' HDPE in a hard hat are certainly attractive and are what initially captured our interest," said Dr.
Nobody from the library is allowed to go out there without a hard hat,'' said Jan Fletcher, office supervisor for the Thousand Oaks Library System.
A compelling, colorful start to, and support of, Breast Cancer Awareness month, events will kick-off on September 30 and will include conversations among a breast cancer survivor/spokesperson, EMCOR Pink Hard Hat wearing construction workers, and the local EMCOR subsidiary CEO.
Like traditional V-Gard hard hats, the new V-Gard GREEN hard hat will be marked with a recycling label to further remind and educate users to recycle their helmet at the end of its use cycle.
HARD HAT TO FOLLOW: Father and son clown act Andrei and Andrei Averushkin in action at the big top in Sefton Park Picture: FRANK LOUGHLIN
But have you ever wondered what happens to these hard hats when they come to the end of their safe shelf life?
Organiser Paul Wells said: "We applied for permission for donkeys to come to Bognor Regis and I received a letter from the council saying that every donkey rider has to wear a hard hat.
Aearo Technologies manufactures and sells technologically advanced hearing protection devices, communication headsets, non-prescription and prescription safety eyewear, face shields, reusable and disposable respirators, fall protection equipment and hard hats through industrial distributors, as well as into the consumer, military and construction channels, and directly to industrial companies.
Volvo Hard Hats will also be available for purchase later this year - customers should contact their local dealer for more information.
The Company manufactures and sells hearing protection devices, communication headsets, prescription and non-prescription safety eyewear, face shields, reusable and disposable respirators, fall protection, hard hats and first aid kits, and specialty composites in more than 70 countries under its well-known brand names: AOSafety(R), E-A-R(R), Peltor(R) and SafeWaze(TM).