3M Mobile Skywalk Horizontal Lifeline Recall

On September 12, 2014, 3M issued a Stop Use And Product Recall Notice for Model Number SWSW Series Mobile SkyWalk horizontal lifeline system, advising users (i) that they must immediately identify, stop use, and quarantine all Mobile SkyWalk horizontal lifeline systems, and (ii) that a product recall would be forthcoming. This system was previously sold under the name Aearo Technologies Mobile SkyWalk system and or SafeWaze Mobile SkyWalk system. 3M acquired Aearo Technologies / SafeWaze in April 2008.

The SWSW-18 Power Brake device can be identified by part number and serial number indicated on product label.

Apple Announcements Summary For The Busy M&SCA Professional

iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus

 The Pocket Test:

The iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 plus are providing consumers with the larger display that they have been craving. In the wake of the release of these devices and the outstanding number of preorders you may be left with a few questions about the differences between the new models. The most obvious change is the increase in display size from 4 inches to 4.7 and 5.5 inches. The new iPhone 6 Plus might prove to be a little challenging to fit comfortably in the pockets of smaller jeans but the regular iPhone 6 fits perfectly at 4.7 inches and seems to be the perfect compromise between screen size and comfort. Continue reading

Learning “Who Bought The Risk”

On Wednesday, September 17th, 20 individuals from a number of member companies took advantage of a great educational opportunity offered by the M&SCA. Attendees enjoyed breakfast and participated in a 2 hour seminar titled: Understanding Contracts: Who Bought the Risk?

The seminar presenter, Jacoby Donner P.C. Attorney Liam Braber, began the morning with a general overview of 3 different types of contracts. Following this overview, Mr. Braber dove into the main part of his presentation, which was to break down a subcontract that he had recently been asked to review. Attendees learned about the important components of the contract, including insurance, indemnity, subrogation, paid clauses, and termination…just to name a few. Continue reading