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Informative articles and news about Flex-Safe products

National Hardware Show 2021

2021 Flex-Safe At the National Hardware ShowFlex-Safe USA was excited to attend the National Hardware Show in Las Vegas this year at the Las Vegas Convention Center’s West Hall. With over 680 exhibitors in the home improvement and DIY industry, this year’s National...

Social Distancing Aids

Social distancing aids By now we should all be used to the “new normal” of social distancing as it relates to reducing the risk of spreading diseases—specifically COVID-19.   Maintaining a distance of at least six feet between individuals is still an important...

Giving Back to Our Communities

Giving Back to Our Communities Flex-Safe USA is extremely proud to be able to say that all our products are made in the United States. Not only that, but all the assembly and a majority of the production is done locally right here in Victor, New York!   With...

What is ABVI?

what is abvi?If you've ever looked closely on the inside of your Flex-Safe® storage bag, you may have noticed a tag that says "Made in USA by ABVI Rochester, New York". Have you ever wondered what exactly ABVI is?   ABVI is the Association for the Blind and...

Small Business Saturday

small business saturdaySmall Business Saturday is a relatively new “holiday” that has gained quite a bit of momentum over the past few years. The holiday falls on the Saturday after Thanksgiving and was conceived to promote shopping at smaller, locally owned...

Using Flex-Safe® Barricades at Your School

Using Flex-Safe® barricades at your schoolFurther proof that the Flex-Safe® barricade has many uses-- lately we have seen a significant increase in orders from various school districts. After reflecting on different school grounds and some of the ever-changing needs...

Child Passenger Safety Week 2020

Child passenger safety week 2020  Did you know that according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, every 32 seconds in 2018, one child under the age of 13 in a passenger vehicle was involved in a crash? Many times, injuries and deaths can be...

Made in the USA

Flex-Safe® Products Are Made in the USA Many products claim that they are "Made in the USA" or "Made in America". But what is actually meant by the phrases "Made in the USA" and "Made in America"? And what is meant by a "qualified claim" and "unqualified claim"?...

Flex-Safe Signs and MUTCD Regulations

Flex-Safe® signs A question from a recent customer regarding MUTCD regulations  Recently we received a comment and a question from a customer regarding MUTCD regulations. See below and our response. "The crews love the barricades because they are easy to...