Category: Industry News


Med-Tex Services, Chris Feder – Director of Rescue Services – Receives Award at Int’l Tech Rescue Conference

Med-Tex Services, Chris Feder – Director of Rescue Services – Receives Award at Int’l Tech Rescue Conference

Med-Tex Services, Inc. would like to congratulate our own, Chris Feder, on receiving the “Most Thought Provoking”  award following his presentation at the 2016 International Technical Rescue Symposium”. The event took place on November 3-6, 2016 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. We congratulate Chris on receiving this honor. This award affirms that Med-Tex made the correct  … Read more

Med-Tex Services Unveils New “Rescue Jeep” at 2016 PA Governor’s Safety Conference in Hershey, PA

Med-Tex Services Unveils New “Rescue Jeep” at 2016 PA Governor’s Safety Conference in Hershey, PA

Med-Tex Services, Inc. unveiled our latest support vehicle at the 2016 GOSH Safety Conference in Hershey on 10/31 -11-01/2016. The vehicle, a 2016 Jeep JK Wrangler Unlimited, is customized with special connectors and anchors on both the front and rear of the vehicle to support rigging and confined space rescue equipment. The Rescue Jeep was  … Read more

Med-Tex Exhibits at Healthcare Facility Managers of Delaware Valley Fall Conference

Med-Tex Exhibits at Healthcare Facility Managers of Delaware Valley Fall Conference

Med-Tex Services recently exhibited at the 2016 HFMADV Annual Fall Conference and Technical Show. This event is held twice annually, once in the spring and then again in the fall. The conference was very well attended and both attendees and exhibitors space selling out prior to the event. Med-Tex Services Senior Consultant, Hoyt Emmons, represented  … Read more

Med-Tex Services Featured in Summer Issue – 2016 US Builders Review

Med-Tex Services Featured in Summer Issue – 2016 US Builders Review

Med-Tex Services  featured in US Builders Review Summer 2016 Journal. Click here to read more: US Builders Review_Med-Tex Services, Inc. US Builders Review is a business-to-business trade journal striving to build strong connections within the many sectors of the U.S. construction industry. We connect with top executives representing general contractors, custom builders, specialty trades, architects,  … Read more

Med-Tex Services Sponsors Hot Air Balloon Rides at F.A.R.M. Team Event In Lambertville, NJ

Med-Tex Services Sponsors Hot Air Balloon Rides at F.A.R.M. Team Event In Lambertville, NJ

Med-Tex Services, Inc. was honored to be asked to participate in the F.A.R.M. Team event which was held in Lambertville, NJ. on September 10th. The Farm Team’s mission is to facilitate the progress of young adults in addiction recovery by providing a unique combination of focused mentoring and life skills with the goal of helping  … Read more

Med-Tex Services Presents at 2016 Environmental, Health & Safety Communications Panel Symposium

Med-Tex Services Presents at 2016 Environmental, Health & Safety Communications Panel Symposium

Med-Tex Services was honored to prestent at the 2016 EHSCP Symposium. This (2) day event was held at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, PA on September 12-13, 2016. The Med-Tex Presentation was on The 29 CFR 1926.1200, Confined Space in Construction Standard followed by a Confined Space Rescue Demonstration utilizing Med-Tex Services’ Mobile Confined Space Training  … Read more

Med-Tex Services, Inc. Featured Article in Construction Today – Confined Space in Construction Standard

Med-Tex Services, Inc. Featured Article in Construction Today – Confined Space in Construction Standard

With the implementation of OSHA’s 29 CFR 1926.1200 – Confined Space in Construction Standard on August 3, 2015, many are left with questions on how this new standard is different from the General Industry Standard 29 CFR 1910.146. In this issue of Construction Today, Med-Tex Services Company President, Dennis M. Dougherty, explains the differences and  … Read more

Close Quarters: Med-Tex Services Featured in May / June Issue of Constructor Magazine

Close Quarters: Med-Tex Services Featured in May / June Issue of Constructor Magazine

OSHA’s Confined Space Rule Raises the Bar for Construction Site Safety Med-Tex Services is frequently asked to provide our expertise and knowledge as it relates to working in Confined Spaces for industry publications. Constructor Magazine reached out to Med-Tex Services and requested that we provide some background and insight on OSHA’s 29 CFR 1926.1200 Confined  … Read more

MSA / Latchways Complete Acquisition to Offer New Line of Innovative Fall Protection Products

MSA / Latchways Complete Acquisition to Offer New Line of Innovative Fall Protection Products

Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Latchways plc, a United Kingdom-based provider of innovative fall protection systems and solutions. Latchways employs approximately 250 people globally and had 2015 revenues of approximately $50 million. The transaction, which MSA announced in early September, is valued  … Read more