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             June 23, 2019              Since 1979
             2D Publishing LLC                             Feature Articles
             Publisher            info@wireropenews.com
                                                           Year 100 for Head Safety and
             Don J. Tywoniw     design@wireropenews.com    Protective Gear Company  ...............................8
             Editor/Production Manager/                        The E.D. Bullard Company is celebrating 100 years
             Advertising Coordinator
                                                               of their most important industry-wide  invention:
             Barbara Spencer   directory@wireropenews.com      the hard hat.
             Contributing Editor/Author/                       By Peter Hildebrandt
             Suppliers Directory
                                                           Tower Crane Safety, Then and
             Sandra Bluvias-Ashton                         Now – a History  ..............................................18
             Consultant                                        The occurance of tower crane collapses across the
                                                               globe inspired this observational research into the
             Diane Drozd
             Accounting/Bookkeeping                            causes and possible solutions.
                                                               By Dennis O’Rourke
             2D Graphics
             Production & Layout     art@2Dgraphics.biz    Health Insurance: Finding the Best Plan for
                                                           Your Employees  .............................................28
                website: www.wireropenews.com                  Providing sufficient health insurance for workers is
                     or: www.wirerope.news                     always an employer’s most difficult challenge.
                                                               By Phillip M. Perry
             The online version of our publication is usually posted
             about two weeks after the printed magazine is delivered,
             giving subscribers first access to all the the great articles,   SPECIAL FEATURE:
             industry news and information.                Our Industry Over the Past 40 Years .............34
                                                               Roland Verreet, owner of Wire Rope Technology
                                                               Aachen, offers a segment from his paper on the state
                         ISSN 0740-1809
             Wire  Rope  News  &  Sling  Technology  is  published   of the rope and crane industry over the past 40 years.
             bimonthly by 2D Publishing LLC, P.O. Box 35, Iselin,
             New Jersey 08830.                                June is National Safety Month!
             Production Dept: 732-602-4006.
             Address all correspondence concerning advertising,
             production, editorial, and circulation to 2D Publishing
             LLC,  P.O.  Box  35,  Iselin,  NJ  08830,  or  email  our
             production department at design@wireropenews.com.
             Subscription rates: $22 per year, domestic; $27 per
             year, Canadian; $32 per year, foreign. Quantity                   Cover photo:
             discounts of three or more subscriptions available                Of all the precautions and gear a worker
             at $18 each per year, domestic; $22 each per year,                could need in preparation for on-site
             Canadian; $28 each per year, foreign.                             accidents, the hard hat is on top of the
             Single copies: $6 per issue, domestic; $7 per issue,              list! In this issue we talk to the company
             Canadian; $9 per issue, foreign.                                  responsible for this 100-year-old piece of
                                                                               safety gear: The E.D. Bullard Company.
             Copyright  ©2019  by  2D  Publishing  LLC,  P.O.  Box             See story on page 8.
             35, Iselin, NJ 08830. All rights reserved. Publisher
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             reason deemed necessary.
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             Aug. Issued 3rd week of month published. Insertion
             orders, classified, and editorial copy must be received   Departments
             before the 20th of month preceding date of publication
             (e.g. May 20th for June issue).               Advertiser’s Index  ...........................................79
                                                           News in Our Industry  ........................................36
             Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in the articles in this publica-
             tion reflect the research and/or views of the author(s) and/or the
             companies that were interviewed for each story, and do not (neces-  The Inventor’s Corner  ........................................58
             sarily) reflect the views, official policy or position of the publisher.
             Press releases and advertisements are the sole content of the indi-  Products in the News  ........................................70
             vidual companies who supply them and WRN&ST holds no claim   People in the News  ............................................75
             as to their validity and/or accuracy.
                                                           Denny’s Crane & Rigging Notes  ........................57
             Please send all media and advertising inquiries to our   Note from the Editor  .........................................44
             Production Department: design@wireropenews.com
                                                           Crossword Puzzle  ..............................................78
                 Main office email: info@wireropenews.com  Classified Ads  ....................................................80
              Suppliers Directory: directory@wireropenews.com

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