3M Capital Safety

Joining forces: 3M & Capital Safety

We’ve joined forces to provide a broader array of fall protection equipment, products and solutions to customers worldwide!

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Helping workers return home safely and lead healthier lives.

With 3M’s acquisition of Capital Safety, two of the industry's leaders in personal protective equipment and fall protection products have joined forces. Bringing together a history of innovation and excellence, 3M Fall Protection can now offer its customers access to the quality products, people and service of the trusted DBI-SALA® and Protecta® brands. 3M Fall Protection can help elevate your employees’ safety and comfort to new heights..

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    DBI-SALA® - Safety without compromise for workers at height

    For over 75 years, at-height workers around the world have trusted DBI-SALA® products to help them get the job done well and get home safely. Today, 3M proudly carries on that tradition, delivering premier DBI-SALA® fall protection solutions that enable workers to do their best work safely and comfortably.

    Protecta® - Fall protection that’s there when you need it

    Every at-height worker deserves to be safe, no matter the size or nature of the job. That’s why Protecta® has become the choice of safety managers looking for reliable fall protection solutions that comply with safety regulations and help their workers get the job done. Now, as a part of a global and trusted brand in safety, 3M™ Protecta® solutions are the industry’s choice for fall protection that’s both practical and reliable.

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3M Fall Protection Featured Products

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  • DBI SALA ExoFit Strata
    3M™ DBI-SALA® ExoFit™ Strata™ safety harness

    “Lighten up.” It’s what at-height workers have been trying to do for decades. That’s why we created the DBI-SALA® ExoFit™ Strata™ safety harness. It features a first-of-its-kind load distribution system that literally takes the weight off workers’ shoulders, resulting in a harness that is more comfortable, cooler and lighter to wear.

  • DBI SALA Lad-Saf X3
    3M™ DBI-SALA® Lad-Saf™ X3 detachable cable sleeve

    Climb ladder safety systems with ease and confidence. It’s simple with the new DBI-SALA® Lad-Saf™ X3 3/8" (9.5mm) detachable cable sleeve. This portable connection device connects the worker's harness to the ladder cable and glides freely up and down the cable as the worker climbs.

  • DBI SALA Self-Rescue
    3M™ DBI-SALA® Self-Rescue

    When seconds matter, you need a fall rescue plan that’s fast and effective—all while minimizing risk for others. Make self-rescue your first option with the DBI-SALA® Self-Rescue. It easily connects to your current safety harness and provides a way of escape from suspension. Coming soon.

Upcoming Events

  • Fastenal Customer Expo

    Nashville, TN | April 12-14, 2016

  • ASSE Safety2016

    Atlanta, GA | June 26-28, 2016

  • International Lineman's Rodeo & Expo

    Overland Park, KS | October 12-16, 2016

  • FDIC (Fire Department Instructors Conference)

    Indianapolis, IN | April 21-23, 2016

  • NTI Trade Show

    Ann Arbor, MI | July 30-Aug. 5, 2016

  • NSC

    Anaheim, CA | October 17-19, 2016

  • AIHce

    Baltimore, MD | May 22-24, 2016

  • VPPPA National Conference

    Kissimmee, FL | August 29-Sep. 1, 2016

3M in the News

  • 3M OSHA Stand Down
    3M To Host Fall Protection Demonstrations During OSHA's National Safety Stand-Down

    3M’s Capital Safety will host fall protection demonstrations throughout the U.S. May 2-6, 2016, during OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down.

  • Fall Protection for Tools
    The Sky isn't Falling and Your Tools Shouldn't Either

    For all objects at height - including humans - the focus always should be on preventing things from falling rather than on catching objects, or on limited the damage after they fall.

  • 3M Fall Protection Training
    Fall Protection Training Now Available in Chicago

    Now through November 2016, training classes are available on select dates in the Chicago Metro in Orland Park. Get comprehensive training, with practical, hands-on experience meeting OSHA and ANSI standards.

  • 3M Fall Protection
    That Will Never Happen To Me

    The afternoon of Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 would have been like any other work day for journeyman ironworker Rex Godsey, were he not suspended in the air, hanging by a single lanyard attached to the Sam Houston Ship Channel bridge in Houston, Texas.