National Safety Council Congress & Expo 2012

Checkers will be exhibiting at the National Safety Council Congress & Expo 2012 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, October 23-26. Make sure you come visit with a representative at our booth, #1439, 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 liine of product offerings
  • Checkers Safety and Strobe 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 Orlando!

About National Safety Council Congress & Expo 2012

Safety excellence is not a destination but an ongoing journey. More than 12,000 safety, health and environmental professionals demonstrated their commitment to safety excellence by collectively
honoring and advancing their journey at the 2011 NSC Congress & Expo. The steady attendance
over 2010 is evidence of the importance companies continue to place on building and sustaining a
culture inclusive of safety.

Measure your progress and continue your journey at the 2012 NSC Congress & Expo in Orlando,
Florida, at the Orange County Convention Center (West building), October 20 – 25. Together we will accomplish the most and travel the furthest on this shared journey to safety excellence.

MINExpo 2012

Checkers will be exhibiting at MINExpo 2012 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, September 24-26. Make sure you come visit with a representative at our two booths, #4657 AND #23087, 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 liine 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 Las Vegas!

About MINExpo

MINExpo 2012 is 850,000 square feet and 1800 exhibitors in 12 indoor halls and outdoor areas of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

But it is more than that.

  • It’s new products and services;
  • It’s first-hand demonstrations;
  • It’s finding solutions to make your business more productive, more profitable, safer and more environmentally friendly;
  • It’s learning from experts to resolve your daily challenges; and,
  • It’s networking with people from the worldwide global mining community

MINExpo® is where you will find the safest, most innovative and productive equipment, services and technologies in the world.

MINExpo is also 20 education sessions and an Opening Session with industry leaders on Monday, September 24.

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.