SMITHFIELD, RHODE ISLAND, USA
Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced the new Miller AirCore harness for tower climbing providing the ultimate in fall protection performance, comfort, and durability for workers on cell phone, TV, radio, and utility towers.The new Miller AirCore Tower Climbing Harness increases both safety and productivity in the most challenging climbing environments, incorporating specific features for workersbuilding or decommissioning towers, changing out transmission lines or antennas, or installing or replacing lights. These include:
- Lighter materials and components: Up to 21% lighter than similar competitive harnesses for all day endurance, reduced fatigue, and increased productivity;
- Breathable, open-core padding technology:
- Strategically designed and placed padding means up to 16% less surface area than competitive designs, to improve air flow; minimize contact with the neck, lower back, and inner thighs; and reduce chaffing and irritation;
- emovable, adjustable Bos'n chair: Rigid, leather attachment for added support;
- Removable belt with tool loops: Uniquely designed to stay in position when disconnected, even when tools are attached;
- Stretchable webbing: Patented DuraFlex® elastomer webbing stretches to conform to the shape and movements of the worker with less bunching, binding or kinking.
- Improved cam buckle: Lightweight, low profile, and specially designed to allow workers to easily adjust webbing with just one-hand;
- Oversized ID tag: For quick and easy harness size identification; and Stylish design: Featuring vibrant patterned webbing for high visibility and easy identification.
The new AirCore Tower Climbing Harness meets applicable OSHA 1926.502, ANSI A10.32, ANSI Z359.1 and CSA Z259.10-12 requirements, and is the latest innovation in a series of award-winning Miller AirCore fall protection harnesses.For more information, visit www.millerfallprotection.com, contact your nearest Miller/Honeywell distributor, or call Honeywell Customer Care at in the US at 800-430-5490 or in Canada at 888-212-7233.High resolution images of the Miller Aircore™ Tower Climbing Harness are available for download from: http://hwll.co/eegq.About Honeywell Safety ProductsHoneywell Safety Products (HSP), a global manufacturer of leading personal protective equipment (PPE) and provider of safety solutions, helps company employees make safer decisions on theirown and build an enduring culture of safety. With world class brands such as Honeywell®, Uvex®, North®, Howard Leight®, Miller®, Fibre-Metal® and Servus®, HSP offers a full range of quality PPE, including: protective clothing; fall and hearing protection products; solutions that protect hands, head, feet, eyes and face; along with respiratory, welding, first-aid, lockout/tagout and traffic safety equipment. Lead them to safety visit www.honeywellsafety.com/culture to learn more.About HoneywellHoneywell (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes, and industry; turbochargers; and performance materials. For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit www.honeywellnow.com.This release contains certain statements that may be deemed "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, that address activities, events or developments that we or our management intends, expects, projects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. Such statements are based upon certain assumptions and assessments made by our management in light of their experience and their perception of historical trends, current economic and industry conditions, expected future developments and other factors they believe to be appropriate. The forward-looking statements included in this release are also subject to a number of material risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to economic, competitive, governmental, and technological factors affecting our operations, markets, products, services and prices. Such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance, and actual results, developments and business decisions may differ from those envisaged by such forward-looking statements. We identify the principal risks and uncertainties that affect our performance in our Form 10-K and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.###