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Slate Rock Safety, a division of Ritz Safety, is an ecommerce retailer and distributor of work and safety work apparel. Slate Rock Safety is comprised of five business units, including flagship FRSafety.com. Collectively, the business units serve the oil & gas, electrical utility, construction,  public safety, a myriad of industrial markets, and manufacturing. Slate Rock Safety has General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule 84 certification. Advanced technology, an emphasis on innovation, knowledgeable employees, and ambitious leadership has paved the way for Slate Rock Safety to become an industry leader in the safety apparel market.


 
It’s not just a piece of clothing at Slate Rock Safety. We work closely with all of our manufacturers and we know our products and the standards that go along with them. Business and government entities initiate programs to ensure the safety of their workers based on industry standards for safety, and the team at Slate Rock Safety can assist in selecting clothing to meet these safety needs.

We are here for you: the people who actually get down and dirty and work hard day in and day out to help continue this life we all love living.

The people we work with, the industries we work in, and our daily focus to deliver the absolute best product, knowledge and services to the world of FR, worker clothing and public safety runs in our blood here at Slate Rock Safety.

We're proud to call the Medina, Ohio community home. We're now in our 4th location, allowing us to grow our team and warehouse to better serve our customers.
 

6/1/2016- Ritz Safety LLC acquires Slate Rock Safety

Dayton, Ohio based Ritz Safety LLC is excited to announce the acquisition of Slate Rock Safety.

 

12/8/2015- Slate Rock Safety Recognized by the Weatherhead 100 for the 3rd Year in a Row

Slate Rock Safety, an industry-leading ecommerce retailer and distributor of PPE and work apparel, is proud to announce it has been selected as a 2015 Weatherhead 100 company for the third consecutive year.

 

9/15/2015- For the 4th Straight Year, Slate Rock Safety named One of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies by INC. Magazine

Slate Rock Safety, an industry-leading ecommerce retailer and distributor specializing in flame resistant clothing (FRC) clothing, was selected by INC Magazine as one of "America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies" for the 4th year in a row.

 

9/14/2015- Slate Rock Safety Announces the Promotion of Andrew Slimak to Senior Account Manager

Slate Rock Safety announced that Andrew Slimak, an account manager responsible for a Midwest territory, has been promoted to the role of Senior Account Manager.

 

5/7/2015- EY announces Slate Rock Safety, President Kim Wilson, and COO Chad Wilson as EY Entrepreneur of the Year® 2015 Award finalists in Northeast Ohio

EY today announced that Kim Wilson, President, and Chad Wilson, COO, of Medina-based Slate Rock Safety are finalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Awards in the Northeast Ohio region.

 

4/23/2015- Slate Rock Safety Expands Warehouse Facility to Accommodate Growth

Slate Rock Safety has opened a new warehouse space that almost doubles the company's current warehouse and fulfillment center.

 

1/27/2015 - Slate Rock Safety Experiences 7th Straight Year of Smashing Growth. 2015 Seen as Year of Opportunity

Slate Rock Safety announces notable growth in revenue for 2014. For the 7th straight year, Slate Rock Safety has seen at least double-digit growth.

 

 

 12/8/2014 - Slate Rock Safety Safety Recognized by the Weatherhead 100 as one of the Region's Fastest-Growing Companies

Slate Rock Safety earned a spot on the 2014 Weatherhead 100, a prominent award that celebrates innovative success and recognizes the region's fastest-growing companies. This marks the second year in a row that Slate Rock Safety has made the list.
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8/25/2014 - Slate Rock Safety Among Fastest Growing Private Companies in U.S. By INC. Magazine Third Year in a Row

Slate Rock Safety, LLC, an ecommerce retailer and distributor of safety clothing specializing in flame resistant (FR) clothing, was selected by Inc. Magazine as one of “America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies” for the third year in a row.
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8/25/2014 - Slate Rock Safety Certified As a Woman-Owned Enterprise By the Women's Business Enterprise National Council

Slate Rock Safety, LLC, an ecommerce retailer and distributor of safety apparel specializing in flame resistant (FR) clothing, received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
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4/1/2014 - Slate Rock Safety Selected as a Finalist for the Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award by the Ohio Chamber of Commerce

Slate Rock Safety was nominted by the Greater Medina Chamber of Commerce and selected as a finalist by the Ohio Chamber of Commerce for the Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award. The company is being recognized for Outfitters, a technology-based corporate clothing purchase program. Awards will be announced on April 8th.
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