CMC Government Supply Marks June as National Safety Month by Featuring Protective Gear

CMC Government Supply is using National Safety Month to remind everyone to reduce their safety risks. Successfully reducing risks involves realizing risks and removing or controlling them before an accident happens. The theme of this year’s safety month is “It takes us all” and CMC Government Supply encourages increasing safety precautions and reducing risk by using the right tools.

One of those tools, a 201-piece emergency preparedness kit is on sale this month at CMC Government Supply. Including nearly all of FEMA’s recommended emergency items, the kit is stored in a durable red duffel bag that has extra room to allow for additional gear. For more information about the emergency kit and to see a complete listing of the kit’s contents, visit http://www.cmcgov.com/store/pc/p19005.htm.

Other popular prepackaged kits are CMC Government Supply’s first aid kits and portable eye wash kit. First aid kits are available in a variety of sizes, ranging from containing 81 pieces up to 580. The eye wash kit contains two 16-ounce bottles of sterile eye wash solution to provide temporary relief until the victim can reach medical professionals. More information about these kits can be seen at http://www.cmcgov.com/store/pc/c208.htm.

As for wearable protection, CMC Government Supply carries Class 2 mesh high-visibility vests for outside workers, volunteers and sports enthusiasts who exercise outdoors in the early morning and evening hours.  The fluorescent yellow lime vest (http://www.cmcgov.com/store/pc/p1089.htm) reflects headlights and is visible even during inclement weather. Custom logo imprinting is available with larger orders.

CMC Government Supply is an excellent source for safety glasses and goggles, as well as hearing protection. To view the full list of competitively priced glasses, most of which are scratch-resistant and high-impact , visit http://www.cmcgov.com/store/pc/c213.htm. To protect hearing even in loud environments, CMC Government Supply sells disposable foam ear plugs and ear muffs that offer varying degrees of decibel reduction.

Another important piece of wearable safety gear is gloves, which are needed in all kinds of situations—food handling, cleaning, infant care, patient care, salon service, mechanical repair, gun cleaning, and other types of similar jobs. CMC Government Supply many types of gloves with varying levels of protection. To see the complete list, visit http://www.cmcgov.com/store/pc/c220.htm.

To learn more about National Safety Month, visit http://www.nsc.org/nsc_events/Nat_Safe_Month/Pages/home.aspx and to view the full list of products offered by CMC Government Supply, visit http://www.cmcgov.com/store/pc/viewCategories.asp.

 

 

CMC Government Supply Awarded BuyBoard Contract, Making Purchasing Easier for Texas Government Agencies

CMC Government Supply has always operated with the goal of providing government agencies and departments with the best possible equipment. Now, it’s even easier to put durable equipment, supplies and gear with CMC Government Supply’s three-year contract with Texas’ BuyBoard, which streamlines the otherwise cumbersome purchasing process and lowers prices on a number of products.

BuyBoard has more than 5,000 purchasing members in local government, education, and non-profit agencies. Members use BuyBoard because BuyBoard vendors have already gone through the competitive procurement process. The system eliminates the need for bidding and saves time by hosting a great quantity and variety of items in one location. After purchasing items, members can use BuyBoard’s tracking system to simplify internal auditing.

“We are proud to announce that Texas Local Government Agencies and Schools will be able to take advantage of BuyBoard, which will make purchasing great equipment from CMC Government Supply even easier,” says CMC Government Supply President David Goldstein. “Products from some of the most trusted manufacturers are available from CMC Government Supply at low government pricing and through BuyBoard’s convenient electronic purchasing system.”

One of those trusted manufacturers is SAS Safety.  Now, Buy Board members can purchase all the products they need for protection and safety.  Everyone needs some form of hand protection. Disposable gloves, medical gloves and work gloves for every type of job are available on BuyBoard. A variety of Safety Vests for all From head and face protection in shields and hard hats, to eye protection products like glasses and goggles, to ear and respiratory protection like earmuffs, respirators and supplied air systems, SAS Safety provides the best protection and the best quality.

All members will be interested in emergency tools from On Duty, NANUK protective cases to carry important equipment and supplies, and durable yet comfortable polo shirts and pants from Vertx. Every Texas building, office and car can be prepared for emergencies with emergency lighting products by Cyalume Technologies.

Finally, Texas Law Enforcement Departments and Agencies will benefit from great pricing on firearms, tactical gear and accessories from Benelli, Beretta, Burris, CTS, EOTech, Mesa Tactical, Penn Arms, Rock River, Sako, Tactical Solutions, and Team Wendy.

Learn more about the Texas BuyBoard at http://www.tasb.org/services/cooperative_purchasing/faqs.aspx. For questions or more information, contact us at http://www.cmcgov.com/store/pc/contact.asp.