The Voltgard® Test Lab is a division of Saf-T-Gard International, Inc., a family-owned and operated manufacturer, distributor, importer, exporter and global supplier of personal protective equipment, electrical safety, facility safety and first aid. Based in suburban Chicago, Saf-T-Gard has been bringing workers home safely since 1936. The Voltgard® project was launched in 1983 as a small test lab with the mission to develop the electrical testing and utility industry business by providing the testing of rubber insulating products to complement the sales of new products. Today, it is the largest, independent, NAIL4PET-accredited test lab for rubber insulating products in the United States and provides full-service testing and recertification of rubber gloves, sleeves, blankets, line hose, covers, dielectric footwear, jumper cables, grounding sets, plastic guards, hot sticks, matting, hoods and insulating hand tools – all to applicable OSHA standards.
Improving Safety and Asset Performance for a Healthier Bottom Line
Did you know that an investment in safety performance is also an investment in operational performance? Research shows that best-in-class organizations rely on their safety systems to both prevent costly injuries and improve productivity. At SEAM Group, we have seen these results firsthand. Manufacturing facilities, distribution operations, retailers, hotels and hospitals, across the globe have leveraged our integrated approach to energized asset optimization to help save lives, prevent injury, and bolster the bottom line. From improvements in preventive failure finding and turnaround time – to up to a 40% reduction in asset downtime – our clients routinely demonstrate that safer organizations run better.