OSHA Oil & Gas Safety Conference 2012

Checkers will be exhibiting at the OSHA Oil & Gas Safety Conference 2012 at the Sheraton Downtown Dallas on December 4 & 5. Make sure you come visit with a representative at our See our chocks at OSHA Oil & Gas Safety Conference 2012booth, #702, where a wide range of Checkers products will be on display. Here’s what you can expect to see:

  • Checkers Cable Management Systems line of product offerings
  • Checkers Wheel Chock line of product offerings
  • Checkers Warning Whip line of product offerings
  • Checkers Safety Light line of product offerings

We can’t wait to catch you up on all of the latest and greatest things we’ve been working on here at Checkers. We look forward to seeing you in Dallas!

About OSHA Oil & Gas Safety Conference 2012

The purpose of the OSHA Oil & Gas Safety Conference and the goal of both OSHA and the Oil & Gas industry is to make work sites a safe and healthy place. The conference gathers key decision makers within management and executive positions to foster a better understanding of how industry and OSHA can work together to improve safety performance through cooperation, best practices, knowledge sharing and relationship building.

Checkers Industrial Safety Products, LLC Acquires C&C Signal, LLC

Broomfield, CO – Checkers Industrial Safety Products, LLC, a global market leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of safety products for the mining, oil & gas, and other industrial markets announced today the acquisition of C&C Signal, an innovative leader in the design, engineering, and production of highway safety and traffic control products, which is based in Mesa, AZ. David Kasnic, President of Checkers Industrial Safety Products added, “C&C Signal adds a complementary line of innovative product solutions to our existing safety products, increasing our overall breadth to serve customers in our existing end markets, as well as introduces Checkers Industrial Safety Products to new markets.” This acquistion coupled with the acquisition of HBM Canada, announced last week, expands Checkers Industrial Safety Products’ product offering and enhances its existing capabilities in engineering and design. Greg Gundrum, VP of Sales and Marketing for Checkers Industrial Safety Products noted, “We expect to deliver increased value and more customized products to our customers and end markets while also being able to accelerate the pace of product innovation and response time to our combined customers.”

Scott Clifford, President of C&C Signal, stated, “Checkers Industrial Safety Products’ global distribution network will provide increased exposure of our innovative products. I am excited to join Checkers Industrial Safety Products and help lead the development of new products for the markets we serve.” C&C Signal is a leading producer of solar and non-solar LED lighted products, including arrow boards, barricade lights, LED light modules and strobe lights for the highway safety, traffic control and industrial markets.

Checkers Industrial Safety Products manufactures and distributes a variety of branded safety products including cable protector management systems, wheel chocks, and warning whip flags for the industrial, mining, aviation, military, construction, and entertainment markets. The company has developed products that meet and exceed safety standards and has a leading position in its respective end markets.

For questions regarding the acquistion or Checkers Industrial Safety Products, please contact Greg Gundrum, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, at (720) 221-3980 or by email ggundrum@checkersindustrial.com or visit the company’s website at www.checkersindustrial.com.

Checkers Industrial Products, LLC Acquires HBM Canada Manufacturing Inc.

Broomfield, Colorado – Checkers Industrial Safety Products, LLC, a global market leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of safety products for the mining, oil & gas, and other industrial markets, announced the acquisition of HBM Canada Manufacturing Inc today. “The HBM acquisition expands our breadth of niche safety products and further strengthens our position to compete globally in a variety of industrial markets,” said President David Kasnic. The combined product offering and additional capabilities in engineering and design provide increased value for its combined customer base and enhances Checkers’ capabilities to accelerate product innovation and response time to its customers.

Jim Matei, President and majority owner of HBM Canada Manufacturing Inc. stated, “I am excited to join the Checkers family, a recognized industry leader in safety products to the mining sector, as well as other industrial markets. Combining HBM with Checkers will allow us to pick the best design features of our independent products to offer our customers the absolute best product.” HBM Canada is a leading producer of warning whips to the mining industry, as well as lighted signs, strobe and beacon lights, and other safety related products for industrial applications.

Checkers manufactures and distributes a variety of branded safety products including cable wire management systems, industrial wheel chocks, and warning whips for the industrial, mining, aviation, military, construction, and entertainment markets. The company has developed products that meet and exceed safety standards and has a leading position in its respective markets.

For questions regarding the acquisition of Checkers Industrial Safety Products, LLC please contact Greg Gundrum, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, at (720) 221-3980 or by email ggundrum@checkersindustrial.com or visit the company’s website www.checkersindustrial.com.

Checkers Industrial Acquires Peterson Systems InternationalYellow Jacket Inc

Broomfield, Colorado – Checkers Industrial Products, LLC announced today the acquisition of Peterson Systems International/Yellow Jacket Inc., a global leader in manufacturing and distributing cable wire management systems. “This acquisition further complements Checkers Industrial’s cable management system offering and better positions the company to compete globally,” said founder and CEO Steve Henry. The combined product offering now includes premier brand names Yellow Jacket, Linebacker, Guard Dog, and Bumble Bee. When asked what the acquisition brings to Checkers Industrial, President David Kasnic commented, “The acquisition combines nearly fifty years of experience in engineering and manufacturing cable management systems and broadens our manufacturing capabilities to accelerate product innovation and response time to our customers.”

Checkers Industrial manufactures and distributes a variety of branded safety products including cable management systems, wheel chocks, and warning whips for the industrial, mining, aviation, military, construction, and entertainment markets. The company has developed products that meet and exceed safety standards and has a leading position in its respective end markets.

For questions regarding the acquisition or Checkers Industrial Products, LLC, please contact Greg Gundrum, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, at 800-438-9336.Yellow Jacket Cable Protector manufactured by Peterson Systems