Harry Rogers: The New AMMEX Safety Guy

Communicating your safety plan effectively is arguably just as important as having a plan to begin with. Without efficient communication, knowledge of risks will do nothing to mitigate them. I’ve

Harry Rogers, May 31, 2017

My Life as a Hand Model

Hello, my name is Donna and I’m an international hand model.

Donna Glove, May 22, 2017

Hazards in the Automotive Industry: Auto Shop Chemicals

Randy Bigness worked as an auto mechanic for years without much concern for his health. He was frequently fatigued, but he figured most mechanics got tired from working hard. Getting sick often

Harry Rogers, May 17, 2017

#NotWithoutGloves: The Danger of Dry Cleaning Chemicals

We host our annual #NotWithoutGloves social media contest for several reasons: to have a bit of fun with our followers and to highlight the need for disposable glove use. While many contest

Harry Rogers, May 15, 2017

Medical Gloves Defined

Exam-grade gloves, often referred to as medical gloves, were originally designed for non-surgical medical procedures. They differ from industrial-grade gloves due to one factor: rigorous

AMMEX, May 12, 2017

Healthcare Industry Growth Trends

Did you know workers in the medical and dental industries use an average of 15 pairs of disposable gloves each day? That’s 3,960 pairs a year!

AMMEX, May 5, 2017

National Nurses Week

 Whether they are on the front lines of a hospital emergency room, conducting health screenings for children at a local elementary school, or visiting the homebound as part of hospice care,

AMMEX, May 5, 2017

Betsy Lewis: AMMEX's Newest Blog Contributor

I’m Betsy, a Do-It-Yourself mom and co-owner of a family woodworking business. I like to say my children were born into wood dust but they made it gold. When I found out I was expecting my first

Betsy Lewis, May 3, 2017

The Dangers of Nail Salons

It has been more than a week since Sara went back to work at her small nail salon in North Seattle. After experiencing her fourth miscarriage, she took the time off to grieve. The other

Harry Rogers, April 28, 2017

How Nail Technicians Stay Safe Against Health Risks

While crafting the perfect manicure or giving a relaxing foot massage, nail technicians need barrier protection to guard themselves against harsh chemicals and blood borne pathogens. When making

AMMEX, April 24, 2017