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A Guide to LTL Field Services
September 03, 2015

Fall is the perfect time to perform maintenance and inspection of your transformers, substations and related equipment. That’s why we’ve created A Guide to LTL Field Services to help you prioritize which services you will require and to inform you of the services that we have been specializing in for nearly 60 years. SUBSTATION DESIGN & INSTALLATION Design, specify and build to order, LTL has the in-house exper ...Read More

3 Reasons to Use an Accredited Testing Laboratory
July 27, 2015

...for your high voltage personal protective safety equipment and tools WORKER SAFETY • COMPLIANCE • EFFICIENCY Using equipment that has been tested by an accredited laboratory will help to ensure both worker safety and timely completion of tasks while on the job. An accredited lab will assess the integrity of the equipment per applicable industry standards. Properly maintained equipment lasts longer and is more likely ...Read More

In the Bucket: Arc Rated vs. FR and Everything Arc Flash
May 13, 2015

Q1: What’s the difference between FR and Arc Rated clothing? A: All Arc Rated fabrics are FR, but not all FR fabrics have been Arc Rated - arc rating measures the insulation of FR fabrics to arc flash.* *Source: Q2: How do I clean my arc flash equipment and how often? A: Your arc flash equipment should be cleaned by a professional arc flash cleaning service. D ...Read More

Fall Protection Equipment and the Revised Ontario Regulation 297/13
April 20, 2015

As of April 1, 2015, the revised working at heights training amendment of Ontario regulation 297/13 (section 6 and 7), indicate that workers on construction projects must complete a working at heights training program, and they are required to use any of the following methods of fall protection: 1. A travel restraint system 2. A fall restricting system 3. A fall arrest system 4. A safety net 5. A work belt 6. A ...Read More

Spring is Coming: 9 Essential Products for Arborists
February 25, 2015

With Spring just around the corner, many arborists are looking to replenish their tools for the new season. In addition to our brand name utility, electrical and industrial tools, we carry high quality tools and equipment for the arborist. We’ve put together a list of products specifically for the arborist and the busy season ahead. For more product information or pricing, contact an LTL Product Specialist: 416.742.6911 or main@l ...Read More

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