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Improvements in the NAHAD Hose Safety Institute Handbook

NAHAD Logo 2_c(member)The Association for Hose & Accessories Distribution (NAHAD) Hose Safety Institute is proud to announce the newest version of the Handbook for the Design and Specification of Hose Assemblies.  

A small team composed of distributors and manufacturers spent hours hammering out the changes which were then approved by the Standards Committee. 

The resulting Handbook provides content more focused on distributor needs and reflects a bigger consensus on best practices than ever before.

HoseSafetyHandbookThe Handbook is Now Electronic

NAHAD members will now have a choice of electronic or hardcopy when ordering the Handbook. Hardcopy updates to the existing

Handbook will be available for ordering at cost within the next few weeks.  Or simply download a pdf version of the Handbook for your company’s use. 

The electronic version is available for free to any company who has previously purchased the Handbook.  It may also be purchased at a reduced fee for first timers.

Hydraulic pressure pipes system of construction machinery (small)Implementing HSI Guidelines Ensures Safety of Your Team

Members of the Hose Safety Institute have committed to following these industry-leading safety guidelines. Choosing to do business with Hose Safety Institute members ensures that the safety of your team and your customers is a top priority. 

If you are a NAHAD member and have not yet joined the Hose Safety Institute, now’s the time! If you're a distributor and fabricator of industrial hose and don't belong to NAHAD, click this link to see all the benefits of NAHAD membership.


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