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Last $44.91 USD
Change Today -0.62 / -1.36%
Volume 95.9K
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msa safety inc (MSA) Details

MSA Safety Incorporated develops, manufactures, and supplies products that protect people’s health and safety worldwide. Its safety products includes electronics, mechanical systems, and advanced materials to protect users against hazardous or life threatening situations. The company also offers fixed gas and flame detection instruments, including multi-point permanently installed gas detection systems to monitor combustible and toxic gases, and oxygen deficiency; and flame detectors and open-path infrared gas detectors to monitor toxic gases and detect flames in petrochemical, pulp and paper, wastewater, refrigerant monitoring, transportation, and general industrial applications, as well as in pharmaceutical production. Its Breathing apparatus products comprise self-contained breathing apparatus, face masks, and respirators used by first responders to protect against exposure to chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear agents; petrochemical plant workers; and anyone entering an environment deemed dangerous to life and health. The company’s portable gas detection instruments consist of single and multi gas detectors used to detect presence or absence of various gases in the air by oil, gas, and petrochemical workers; general industry workers; miners; and first responders. In addition, it offers a range head protection products for oil, gas, and petrochemical workers; steel and construction workers; miners; and industrial workers. Further, the company provides fall protection equipment, including confined space equipment, harnesses, fall arrest equipment, lanyards, and lifelines for workers in the construction industry; oil, gas, and petrochemical market; utilities industry, and general industrial applications; and anyone working at height. The company also offers eye and face protection, fire helmets, thermal imaging cameras, ballistic helmets, and gas masks. MSA Safety Incorporated was founded in 1914 and is based in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania.

5,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1914

msa safety inc (MSA) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $761.2K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Financial ...
Total Annual Compensation: $368.0K
Vice President and President of MSA Europe, R...
Total Annual Compensation: $342.6K
Vice President and President of MSA Internati...
Total Annual Compensation: $340.9K
Chief Customer Officer and Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $346.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

msa safety inc (MSA) Key Developments

MSA Safety Inc. Declares Second Quarter Dividend and Preferred Stock Dividend

The Board of Directors of MSA Safety Inc. declared a second quarter dividend of 32 cents per share on common stock, payable June 10, 2015 to shareholders of record on May 26, 2015. This represents a 3% increase from the previous quarterly dividend of 31 cents. The Board also declared a dividend of 56-1/4 cents per share on preferred stock, payable June 1, 2015 to shareholders of record on May 26, 2015.

MSA Safety Inc. Announces Management Changes

The Board of Directors of MSA Safety Inc. announced the election of William M. Lambert to the position of Chairman, succeeding John T. Ryan III, who will continue as a Director of the company. Mr. Lambert, 57, is the fifth chairman of the 100-year-old Pittsburgh-based company – the global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that protect people's health and safety, and facility infrastructures. He will continue in his role as MSA's President and CEO.

MSA Safety Incorporated Presents at Oppenheimer 10th Annual Industrial Growth Conference, May-13-2015 09:35 AM

MSA Safety Incorporated Presents at Oppenheimer 10th Annual Industrial Growth Conference, May-13-2015 09:35 AM. Venue: Westin New York Grand Central, 212 East 42nd Street, New York, NY 10017, United States. Speakers: Ken Krause, Executive Director, Global Finance & Assistant Treasurer.


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