- 2004 Grand Award: Emergency Light Blanket [ELB]
- Otto Schmitt Award: Emergency Light Blanket
- Gold Medal: Emergency Light Blanket
- Gold Medal: Setting Tool for Self-Drilling Rivets
- 2002 Special Recognition: Self-Polishing Rivets
- 2001 Gold Medal: Self-Tapping Rivets, Bolt Rivets
Update: Was named one of the top 5 Inventions of 2004
By Paul Niemann Syndicated columnist for Inventors Digest
National Safety Council is currently reviewing ELB. Foreign rights have been awarded for distribution.
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