Category Archives: Industry News

Uptime the IBT HelpApp – Bringing IBT to Wherever You Are in 5 Simple Steps

Uptime HelpApp

In a time where virtual connections are becoming not only preferred but vital, IBT is dedicated to serving our customers and their businesses remotely.  Uptime™, IBT Industrial Solutions’ new mobile application, was created to provide easy mobile access to our industry specialists allowing a faster... Read More

IBT Receives the Annual AD Giving Back Award

AD giving back award

IBT Industrial Solutions was recently awarded the AD Giving Back Award for its work to battle local hunger through Harvesters and for aiding those hit hardest by natural disasters all over the world, through Heart to Heart International.               ... Read More

New OSHA Injury Reporting Requirements — Jan. 1, 2015

Beginning January 1, 2015, all workplaces under federal OSHA jurisdiction must now report any severe injuries or fatalities to even 1 single person. More: It’s Time to Update Your Safety Program Under the new OSHA Injury Reporting Requirements, any single work-related fatality must be reported... Read More

Does your Company Meet OSHA’s Dec. 1 Deadline for GHS Standards?

Beginning in April 2012, OSHA updated their Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) to align with the United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of classifying and labeling chemicals. By December 1, 2013, all employers were required to train their employees on the key elements of GHS Standards—including... Read More

Technology and Industrial Distribution: What’s Next?

The only constant in life is change. The only variation is when and how much. With technology, change has happened since I typed the first word of this article. What we think of as cutting edge today will be archaic to anyone who joins our... Read More