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Informative articles and news about Flex-Safe products

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 Visually...

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 of...

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 U.S.

Flex-safe Products Are Made in the U.S. 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"? The...

A Question

Flex-Safe signs A question from a recent customer regarding MUTCD regulations  Recently we received a comment and a question from a customer - "The crews love the barricades because they are easy to transport on their utility vehicles. I do have a question...

Situational Awareness

Situational Awareness   Imagine you are a worker (a construction crew, a tow truck operator, a first responder- or a utility crew) who arrives at an incident or accident scene. One of the first things you do - is to become aware of what is going on around you -...

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