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Snow Chains and Cables

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Snow Chains or Cables? For those who live in an area that has regular snowfalls, this is a discussion worthy topic. Snow tires can be pricy but for individuals who often encounter wintry precipitation, they are necessary and should be a budgeted expense. Do not skimp when safety is at hand. The Basics Snow Chains and [...]

Surge Protectors

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    When the average person thinks about surge protection, they generally think about power strips. And that’s understandable. The power strip is usually the first image that springs to mind when considering surge protectors. Surge protectors are a requirement in every household or business. Think of the abundance of electronic devices we have and use daily (computers, [...]

What is Gout?

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   Gout is actually a type of arthritis, and one of the most painful.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Gout  is a rheumatic disease resulting from deposition of uric acid crystals (monosodium urate) in tissues and fluids within the body. This process is caused by an overproduction or under excretion of [...]

Plus Size Protection

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OSHATOES® knows this isn’t a one size fits all world. Goldilocks wasn’t the only one searching for a “just right” fit. Large feet, a broad chest or back, a longer torso; whatever the reason, many of our customers are in the plus size category. OSHATOES® wants everyone to have access to the proper safety gear. We take [...]

5 Steps to Protecting Your Workplace Reputation

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Protecting your workplace reputation is important, now more then ever. With social media the maelstrom that it is; it may only take a few negative reviews for your business to feel the pain. OSHATOES® is family owned and operated, and we cherish our great reputation. We are committed to providing quality products at competitive prices. [...]

Get to Know OSHATOES® in 2014

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OSHATOES® knows safety. We also know that not everyone knows about us sooooo……. get to know OSHATOES® in 2014!!!! First things first, OSHATOES® are a product of Hooker Handling Systems, Inc., originally formed in 1975, and family owned and operated. Why do people need comfortable steel toe protection? Most people have trouble wearing steel toe boots; [...]