New Patent Granted to SPI for Fall Protection Innovation

BLAINVILLE, QC, May 18, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - SPI Health and Safety is proud to announce that it has been granted a patent for its latest health and safety innovation: the Vince Paw. This rolling device, also called shuttle, will allow the worker to attach himself to a lifeline and switch to intermediate anchors.

Among its many options, the Vince Paw can adjust to special diameters of cables, be used on inclined systems, and adapt to existing installations as no specialized connecting part is required.

"This patent demonstrates the expertise of our teams and our innovative solutions. We listen to our customers and don't hesitate to implement specialized services or products that will meet their health and safety challenges," explained Martin Tremblay, President of SPI Health and Safety.

The US patent was issued last March. SPI is waiting for the impending issuance of the Canadian patent.

About SPI Health and Safety Inc.
A Canadian leader in goods and services related to occupational health and safety, and recently named one of the best-managed companies in Canada, SPI Health and Safety offers both complete and specialized solutions, encompassing the distribution of products, technical services, fire protection services, consulting and training.

Founded in 1972, SPI Health and Safety is a fast-growing company that now has more than 30 points of service across Canada.

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For further information: Source: Isabelle Delphine, Marketing Director, SPI Health and Safety, 450 420-2012, ext. 4244; For information: Diane Jeannotte, 514 772-8019

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